Wetsuits made with Yulex biorubber surf the same as conventional suits, with no sacrifice in performance or lifespan, but they’re far better for the environment. They’re better in the beginning, with no chemical inputs; and they’re biodegradable, which makes them better in the end.
Raglan local Billy Stairmand has proved he has the talent amongst the worlds best expressive surfers and has placed runner up at Red Bull Unleashed held over the weekend. The contest created much hype due to it's unique competition 'duel' format, as well as the obvious of being held in the middle of Wales, on a man made fresh water wave.
This summer we offer the Funfish in partnership with Creatures of Leisure and FCS as a package deal. Included is a Hughes Surfboards Funfish, Creatures of Leisure boardbag, pro grip, legrope and FCS fins. Designed for NZ waves and made locally, only available at Raglan Surf Co.
Hughes Surfboards shaper Luke Hughes joined in on the action at the Vans US Open of Surfing at Huntington Beach last week where he watched his top surfer Billy Stairmand finish ninth. Have a look at Luke's insight of what it is like to be onsite at one of the biggest surfing events in the world...