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Things You Can Do For Trash Free Seas - The Ultimate Guide

Things You Can Do For Trash Free Seas - The Ultimate Guide

January 28, 2019

What can you do to achieve trash-free seas? It’s an important question that we need to ask ourselves today. That’s because we’ve reached the point where plastic is no longer a necessary convenience but a deadly complication. Global production of plastic has now tripled from around 100 million metric tons in 1989 to over 335 million metric tons today. Alarmingly, it’s not being recycled!

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Are Sunscreens Safe For The Ocean?

Are Sunscreens Safe For The Ocean?

January 21, 2019

As surfers, we all know how indispensable a good sunscreen is to our lifestyle. Out on the waves, we face the full brunt of the sun’s energy so it is always good sense to apply sunscreen in order to protect our skin.For white-skinned bros, our pale skin makes us even more sensitive to the burning rays of the sun. We all know how painful a sunburn can be but it’s also ugly.

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What Legalizing Hemp Means For The Surfing Industry

What Legalizing Hemp Means For The Surfing Industry

January 13, 2019 1 Comment

What a way to greet a new year, bros. Just last month, President Trump signed a new farm bill into law which includes, among its provisions, the legalization of hemp nationwide. That’s industrial hemp and not marijuana, folks.

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How to Make your Surfing Travel Plans Eco-Friendly

How to Make your Surfing Travel Plans Eco-Friendly

December 10, 2018 1 Comment

For surfers, most especially, it’s around this time of the year that we’re free to take a surfing trip. We’ve been known to disappear at the drop of a hat to go to distant places around the world to catch the perfect swell. But for those of us who are holding a job for most of the year, December is the only ideal month to go out and chase that wave.

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What El Niño Means for Surfers and Our Planet

What El Niño Means for Surfers and Our Planet

December 02, 2018

Remember those early days when El Niño was becoming a buzzword and we thought that it wasn’t as dire as scientists thought it would be? As it turned out, the El Nino is a double -edged sword for surfers. It creates more big storms, resulting to bigger swells, but it can also bring about the wrong winds which can be dangerous for surfing.

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Changes in the Ocean? Look at its Indicator Species

Changes in the Ocean? Look at its Indicator Species

November 04, 2018 1 Comment

Long before we felt and knew that something was wrong, these fellow ocean lovers have already known that the ocean was changing. Who am I referring to? The indicator species in our marine ecosystem.

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Surfer Shark Attack: Facts, Fiction & Mystery

Surfer Shark Attack: Facts, Fiction & Mystery

October 29, 2018 1 Comment

Every surfer knows that a shark encounter will always be part of the surfing experience. As most sports go, surfing is unique in that it shares its performance environment with real creatures. Part of the thrill that comes with the sport is knowing that one is entering the domain of the ocean’s top pack whose ancestors have been there long before the first human walked out of Africa.Once a surfer begins paddling on a board, he’s off the top of the food chain…and fair game for just about anything.

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Surfing In The Rain: When the Weather is Becoming a Buzzkill for Surfers

Surfing In The Rain: When the Weather is Becoming a Buzzkill for Surfers

October 26, 2018

It’s storm season here in California. For meteorologists, that means a heightened expectation of more rainfall for the region.

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Jellyfish Run Amuck & What This Means For The Planet

Jellyfish Run Amuck & What This Means For The Planet

October 23, 2018

For some time now, the warming of the ocean has brought about a few changes in the marine ecosystem that is making surfers become more wary than usual. Sure, there’s the occasional case of a shark sneaking a bite off an unfortunate surfer but that’s par for the course when one looks like a seal paddling on the ocean surface. What I am talking about is the increasing number of jellyfish that’s been spotted in our waters.

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Why Everyone Should Get Onboard an Eco-Surf Vehicle

Why Everyone Should Get Onboard an Eco-Surf Vehicle

October 09, 2018 1 Comment

This year, Earth has gone further over the carbon threshold.Just this April, the Mauna Loa Observatory in Hawaii has recorded that the atmospheric concentration of carbon dioxide has averaged above 410 parts per million.  That’s approaching near Pliocene Era heat levels. It’s also very alarming.

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Why Being a Vegetarian is Good for the Environment

Why Being a Vegetarian is Good for the Environment

September 30, 2018

There’s a growing number of surfers turning vegan. Now, I know how vegans have been the butt of jokes for quite some time now. One need only to surf the internet to find out the numerous jokes, memes and puns made at the expense of the vegans. But seriously now, if there’s any lifestyle that would probably find kinship with a group of people, it would be vegetarians.

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The Great Barrrier Reef is Dying and Why We Should be Alarmed

The Great Barrrier Reef is Dying and Why We Should be Alarmed

September 23, 2018

We’ve always tend to appreciate reefs more because of its biodiversity and beautiful shades of color. What isn’t emphasized though is that there are a variety of ecosystems which depend on the productivity of these reefs. With what is now happening to the Great Barrier, these ecosystems are threatening to collapse.

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Size Chart

Surfboard Leashes

You Break It We Replace It in First Year. 

Buy a leash closest to your board size—i.e. for 6'4 surfboard you need a 6' leash. 

All leashes are 7mm thick, competition leashes which are lighter/thinner 5.5 mm. 

Pioneer Day Boardbags - Fits One Surfboard

All boardbags have +2 inches. Thus a 6'6 board fit's perfectly in a 6'6 boardbag. All Pioneer bags have expandable fin gussets, so you can keep your fins on your board in the bag—or you can roll with glass-on fins.

Pioneer Sizes:

All bags have interior pockets (fins, leash and wax), bags fit industry standards. 

Our 8'6, 9'6 and 10' bags have fin slots and round noses. 

Pioneer bags also have an exterior pocket and zip all the way to the nose.

Travel Bags - Fits Two Surfboards

All Global boardbags have +2 inches, so if you buy a 6'2 boardbag, the real length is 6'4—thus you have a bit of room to play. 

Global Travel Bag Sizes:

Travel boardbags are 6'-8' inches deep to accommodate two boards—though you can travel with one in these bags without a problem—there are two interior pockets for leash, wax, and fins.

Surfboard Travel Bag Pockets Fin Wax Leash

Travel boardbags have two padded boards separators and two pockets for your gear. 

* Travel boardbags also have 13mm + 13mm of extra padding in the nose and tail.

Travel Bags with Wheels - Fits Two Surfboards

New in 2016 is the double travel bag with wheels. Sometimes you want a smaller bag with wheels, now you can have it. All Global boardbags have +2 inches, so if you buy a 6'2 boardbag, the real length is 6'4—thus you have a bit of room to play. 

Global Travel Bag Sizes:

Travel boardbags are 6'-8' inches deep to accommodate two boards—though you can travel with one in these bags without a problem—there are two interior pockets for leash, wax, and fins.

Wave Tribe Wheelie Surfboard Travel Bags

Travel boardbags have two padded boards separators and two pockets for your gear. 

* Travel boardbags also have 13mm + 13mm of extra padding in the nose and tail.

Boardbag Material & Hardware - All Bags

Side A of the bag is made from a strong density Rugged Eco Hemp exterior which is one tough fiber and naturally built to last with high impact padding protection with Rebound Foam Dynamics including open-to-nose technology.

Side B is the reflective (rental-car-roof-side) made from Reflective Energy Shield for "Cooler Surfboard Safeguard" protecting your surfboard from the sun's harmful rays made from an alloy-steel mesh weave.

All Sides are guarded by our Japanese Never-Rust-or-Break Nickel Platted Zippers streamline zipper trails and our trademarked Easy Flow Zip System.