• environment,  Surf

    Timber Surf Co. | The Surf Industry’s Transition Towards Oceanic Preservation

    “The very best part of surf culture is to help, not harm, our beloved Ocean,”says California native and lifelong surfer, Ryan Lynch, founder of Timber Surf Co. “Building hollow wooden surfboards is one way we’re taking steps to minimize foam and plastic from our waters.” For the last 75 years or so, most surfboards are made with the same three…

  • environment,  Surf,  surflife

    Surflife | Deadboard Co. | Ben Gagnon

    “The surfboard market is saturated with the same unsustainable oil-derived product. People are taking notice of this and there are lots of new eco-friendly materials that guys are shaping nowadays. There is a slow but steady movement away from foam core boards.”¬† Ben Gagnon started surfing the summer after he finished high school. ¬†Upon receiving an Economics degree from UCSD…