Articles by: Daniel Martin

by / on December 23, 2015 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach, From Panama Jack

The Art and Science of Surfboard Shaping: Then and Now, Part 2

Surfing has come a long way from what Captain Cook documented in his journal in 1777 when he made landfall in Hawaii and became the first European to hang 10. When Captain Cook arrived, the islanders were using massive, solid […]

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by / on December 21, 2015 at 5:00 am / in At the Beach, From Panama Jack

The Art and Science of Surfboard Shaping: Then and Now, Part 1

One of the coolest aspects of surfing is that it is a literal embodiment of the past in the present. It is one of the few sports that existed hundreds of years ago that is not only still enjoyed today, […]

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