As the world hurdles forward on the crest of technology, surfing won't be left behind. Wavepools, computer shaping, advanced materials and more are now part of the line up.
While that solo session at your favorite break on the always cherished hand-built surfboard is the holy grail, technology is starting to add to this incredible lifestyle.
Hayden Cox, of Haydenshapes, is one of the leading exponents of advanced technology in surfboard design. Here we show some of his skills...
Words by Paul Naude