EP30. Grant Newby – Leader of a unique splinter group

EP30. Grant Newby – Leader of a unique splinter group

Wooden surfboard enthusiast, board builder and Alley Fish Fry founder – we talk with Grant about his passions and what motivates him to lead rather than follow. Read our interview with Grant in issue 48 of smorgasboarder. Read it online, or become a home...
EP29. Dave Verrall – Variety is the spice of life

EP29. Dave Verrall – Variety is the spice of life

They say ‘variety is the spice of life” and we wholeheartedly agree. That’s the reason why, years ago, we were immediately drawn to the work of a bloke called Dave Verrall – the man behind Diverse Surfboards. We chat to Dave about diversity amongst...
EP28. Clearwater’s Steve Del Rosso

EP28. Clearwater’s Steve Del Rosso

He shapes all manner of custom surfboards but all with a performance orientation in mind. Recently Steve Del Rosso cut the power to his planer for just a little while to shed some light on the focus of his designs.  Not too long ago, Steve opened a Clearwater...
EP27. Ash, the friendly pirate

EP27. Ash, the friendly pirate

Ash Keillah just oozes positivity. It’s infectious and inspiring, because positivity is fundamental when life throws a spanner in the works. More commonly known as ‘The Friendly Pirate’, Ash is a surfer who rips, a soon to be father, and someone that has overcome an...
EP26. Shane Atkins – Ghost Racks

EP26. Shane Atkins – Ghost Racks

We find out what Mark Richards, Gary Elkerton, Rob Machado and Hawaiian big wave charger Jamie O’Brien have in common…  More information on Ghost Racks    Home delivery subscriptions available for Smorgasboarder subscribe...