Erik explains the design process behind Portal’s first board, the Barra. An in depth look at what an ideal standup surfboard should be.
Folks! I know I’ve been slacking, so to make up for it I sat down with Zane and Matty Schweitzer last week and we had a 2 hour technical skills discussion. We covered stroke technique vs. board size/volume. Hydrofoils in the lineup. Foot position for turns. Zane’s five tips for folks starting to paddle surf. […]
Testing FCS fins with the Starboard SUP as a Quad Setup.
Testing new FCS fins in the Starboard SUP. Gerry Lopez center fin and Performer LX sides.
Learn to pop up from prone paddling to surf stance. Plus Notes on the mornings session.