One of our biggest honors and favorite projects for 2009 was building a board that was given as a gift to the President of Liberia, Madame President Johnson. Our amazing friend Pam works with Humanity United, an organization that is making an impact against mass violence, modern day slavery and other atrocities in third world [...]
Archive > December 2009
This Christmas week we’re all continuing to be blessed with mellow weather and good surf. Happy holidays!
We’ve enjoyed cozy holiday times with family and good friends during Christmas week. The sunrises and surf have been amazing, and we’ve appreciated our early morning walks before work. In the workshop, which happened to be surfing brains out, before and after work. So blessed and thanks to the big guy!
Winter if off to a good start; this morning brought healthy, strong winds and fresh rain. We celebrate the bluster, with white caps on the ocean . . . even inside the kelp . . . wind gusts that make the trees move, and intermittent rainbows in the dynamic sky. Here are a couple photos [...]
We’ve had beautiful sunrises the last couple of days. Today is Winter Solstice, the shortest day, and the longest night of the year. Here’s to the Light! There are fun small waves and the water is 58-59. This morning we were at the beach waiting for the sun to come up. Here’s a photo from our [...]
Christmas bells are ringing, and here comes the 9′ performance swallowtail Pendoflex for Mike!
Family charger Chapman Murphey riding a sick one at Wiamea Bay on massive Monday, the day before the Eddie. We are proud of you, Chap and are SO stoked for you. Whooo!
Photo courtesy Dave Collyer at www.sickshots.com
Winter surf here we come! Steve built a beautiful 6′8″ Pendoflex single wing swallow tail tri fin for Mike.
Enjoy the swells. Cowa-flexit!
Today the surf was a fun and clean 3-4, with overcast gray skies and occasional drizzle and light rain. Prior to the rain, I went down to Luscombs to take a few photos of two of our 75-77 year old charging friends that we love. The sky was so gray that there was very little [...]
Tuesday December 8, beautiful Wiamea Bay. Much respect goes to Eddie and the entire Aikau family.
Congratulations to Greg Long, on winning by scoring a perfect 100 with a late drop on a barreling wave in the second round. Other finalists were Kelly Slater, Sonny Garcia, and Bruce Irons. The Monster Drop award went to Chile’s [...]