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Black Friday Sale Is Now On | Shaka Surf BlogNovember 11, 2018

We're celebrating Black Friday by offering our customers free shipping on all orders within the United States. No discount code required. Also, we have launched a sitewide sale where you can save up to 45% on eco surf products. If that wasn't enough we've also launched a great Buy Any 2 Sunglasses and Get The Third Free. Again no coupon code required. So what are you waiting for, shop and save…

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How Can I Buy a Sustainable Wetsuit | Shaka Surf BlogNovember 09, 2018

This is something that I ask myself on a fairly infrequent basis, but it’s something I’ve been thinking about more in the last couple of years. It’s only when our wetsuits tears or shrinks, or we realise that our 3/2 just won’t cut it in colder waters during Winter, that we start thinking about our next purchase. Often we just go for whatever is easiest and perhaps been recommended to us by…

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Do Your Own Ding Repairs | Shaka Surf BlogOctober 29, 2018

Or Not...The Choice is Yours. But if you're after some great advice on how to repair creases / a buckled surfboard, watching this video is highly recommended. Me personally, if it's a small repair I usually do myself, but something where I'm not confident I have the necessary skills and equipment I'll always hand over to a professional. After, all if it's one of your favorite board's and you want…

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Announcing The New Swell Lines Single Fin and G5 Fins | Shaka Surf BlogOctober 17, 2018

Shop now We're stoked to announce some new products that have just been added this week on the site. We have been working hard the last few months to bring these 100% recycled swell lines fins exclusively to Shaka Surf. These fins have been designed and developed in Europe and we have teamed up with the amazing street graffiti artist Vasco Maio to give these eco and sustainable fins a very…

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Making The Drop: An interview with Elvis from Romu Shapes | Shaka Surf BlogOctober 05, 2018

I have a hope for the future that one day surfers will be able to go into a board shop and there’ll be a good assortment of wooden boards on offer, that don’t sacrifice on performance, and come in at a good price point for the consumer. There’s others that share my vision of the future, and one of them is a Finnish shaper Elvis, who owns Romu Shapes (boards which are solely made from sustainable…

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How To Choose Comfortable Summer Shoes | Shaka Surf BlogSeptember 24, 2018

Did you know that the number one foot issue among all young Americans is sweaty feet and foot odor? Yeah, that's according to a survey conducted just this year by the American Podiatric Medical Association. I know almost every one of us has had to contend with this issue at some point in life. But what causes sweaty feet and foot odor? It has got to be a poor choice of shoes. Everyone want to stay…

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Interactive Surfboard Design Using Tech For Design | Shaka Surf BlogSeptember 20, 2018

The use of technology in modern surfboard manufacturer is extremely prevalent. CNC Machines are often used by many surfboard manufacturers to ensure production volumes are met from demand. Often these machines are used to produce epoxy or Polyurethane (PU) surfboards. However, they can be used to produce wooden surfboards as well. Given that the average wooden surfboard would take between 40 and…

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September Giveaway - Share | Shaka Surf BlogSeptember 11, 2018

At the end of September we're going to give one lucky visitor a Shaka Surf goodie bag full of eco surf products worth $250.  The Prize: - Wooden fins - Natural surf wax - Bamboo Sunnies - Bamboo Watch How To Enter: Simply follow us on one or more of our Social Media Channels and post a comment about the contest Follow us on Instagram Follow us on Twitter Like us on Facebook We'll be drawing the…

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How To Make Wooden Surfboard Fins | Shaka Surf BlogJuly 23, 2018

LAST UPDATED: 01-05-2020 Or if you don't want the hassle of making your own there's always our eco surf fins made from recycled plastics surfboard fins. Making Your Own Wooden Surfboard Fins This is something that I've wanted to do for a long time, but always suffered from classic surfer procrastination. A great idea for making surfboard fins was first introduced to me, by Elvis, and if you haven…

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