- 13 February 2015 | Bodyboarding
Bodyboards, soft top boards, bodyboard fins, DVD, leashes, rash guards, hats, t-shirts, hoodies, wetsuits. Hubboards is ready to be the ultimate bodyboarding company.
Jeff and Dave Hubbard have been quite busy. Their joint-venture is entering the surf industry market with a bang. Hubboards' 2015 catalogue has everything a wave rider needs to live and follow his dream.
The most famous brothers in the history of bodyboarding share multiple world titles, but they seem to be totally committed to the business world.
- 09 February 2015 | Bodyboarding
Thomas Hugh Morey is the inventor and father of the bodyboard and of bodyboarding. He was born in Detroit, on August 15, 1935. When he was just a grom, Morey learned to bodysurf on his father's back.
After graduating in Mathematics at the University of Southern California, Morey used his professional skills to develop several surf-related innovations. Having worked in composite manufacturing and engineering at Douglas Aircraft, Tom knew the groundbreaking post-war materials.
He quit his stable job and founded his own companies, with waves as a background inspiration for business. He rapidly started inventing: the first ever concave nose pocket (1954), the "Wing Tip" (1955), the interchangeable fin system (1964), the paper surfboard (1965), and ultimately the bodyboard (1971).
- 06 February 2015 | Bodyboarding
Are you a PLC fan? Discover what the French bodyboarder did in the Hawaiian arena.
Pierre-Louis Costes seems to be everywhere. One day he is ripping the waves of Portugal, the next day he is searching for unexplored surf spots in Japan.
However, Hawaii is Hawaii. The world bodyboarding champion experienced an amazing season last year in the Pacific, with splendid liquid bombs being thrown into the mix.