Erik explains the design process behind Portal’s first board, the Barra. An in depth look at what an ideal standup surfboard should be.
Summer Glide – Costa Rica on a Popdart from The Progression Project on Vimeo. I’ve been sitting on writing the full review of the Popdart from L-41 for a bit now. I didn’t want to write it until I felt that I understood the board, and have always felt that the board had so much […]
Hey there folks! It’s good to be back. We’re back at home in Nosara, the movie is finally out and the new site is finished. So, that’s a lot off my plate and the focus can be put back where it should be, understanding paddle surfing. Before I dive in to meat of today, I’m […]
What up folks! Thanks for hanging in there while I was on walkabout for the last 7 weeks. We had a blast showing the Progression Project film around the country and hanging with friends and family. A huge thanks to everyone that hosted events, came out to see the project, lent me surfboards in strange […]
The Progression Project East Coast tour has given me a glimpse of the real folks who paddle surf. It’s been hugely beneficial to see where you are in the progression curve and hear what you love about the sport. I’m stoked that a resounding theme has been embracing the race to the bottom and flattered that many […]