Surfers

Joe Hodnicki

by Glenn Sakamoto on June 25, 2010 · 0 comments

Joe Hodnicki is an East Coast surfer/artist who works in all mediums from painting to shaping his own boards. He has been successful in being able to turn his passion for art and surfing into a life of stoke. We spoke with Joe to learn more. [click to continue]

Mickey Muñoz

by Glenn Sakamoto on June 24, 2010 · 3 comments

Mickey Muñoz is a California surfer/shaper who is quite simply, a legend in surfing history. A pioneer of big-wave surfing in Hawaii and the inventor of the “Quasimoto”, Mickey’s positive attitude throughout the years has kept him stoked no matter what craft he’s riding. We spoke with Mickey to find out more. [click to continue]

JP Van Swae is a California surfer/photographer who is the assistant photo editor at Surfer Magazine. The grandson of legendary Whitey Harrison and former apprentice to master photographer Art Brewer, JP carries surfing’s legacy to the next generation. We spoke with JP to learn more. [click to continue]

Ron Croci

by Glenn Sakamoto on June 18, 2010 · 1 comment

Ron Croci is a talented California surfer/artist who creates colorful and fluid paintings which express the surfing lifestyle. A surfer for over 49 years, Ron shares with us his life of creating art. [click to continue]

Jean Pierre Van Swae is a California surfer/shaper who goes by the name of “Fly.” A popular surfboard shaper for over 40 years, he started his board building career making fins for Fred Wardy. Fly explains why it’s so important to “keep the stoke” and to spread aloha in our daily lives. [click to continue]

Daniel Costa

by Glenn Sakamoto on June 11, 2010 · 5 comments

Daniel Costa is a surfer/shaper/photographer from Portugal who is the creator of the popular blog Retro Movement. Interested in keeping traditional board riding alive, Daniel documents the surfing lifestyle through images, texts, and board building. We caught up with Daniel to learn more. [click to continue]

Miles Thompson

by Glenn Sakamoto on June 9, 2010 · 4 comments

Miles Thompson is a talented California surfer/artist whose paintings are a mixture of pop culture, island tiki, and surrealism. His work is like an endless stream of consciousness that flows from his mind to his brush. We spoke with Miles to find out what makes him tick. [click to continue]

Matt Calvani

by Glenn Sakamoto on June 6, 2010 · 1 comment

Matt Calvani is a California surfer/shaper who heads up the Bing brand of surfboards. Matt continues the tradition of the South Bay surfboard building legacy while adding his own modern touch. We asked Matt to share with us his life of shaping.
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