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Does Buying More Gear Lead To Happiness?

Does Buying More Gear Lead To Happiness?

August 12, 2016

We pack it in our cars, stack it in our garages, stuff it in our attics and even pay to store it somewhere on the other side of town. Did you know that storage rental is one of the fastest growing businesses in the country—well, it is. Come on, you'll never surf that board you got from your cousin Ralph—you know the one, you keep telling yourself that you'll fix it when you have time, which you never do.

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Infographic: The Toxicity of Surfing

Infographic: The Toxicity of Surfing

July 29, 2016

Infographic: The Toxicity of Surfing. Hidden in plain sight, the surf industry is wasteful and toxic. It is our goal to educate Surfers and help them make smarter decisions with what they ride.

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Wood Surfboard Blanks

Wood Surfboard Blanks

July 29, 2016

If a blank where a human it would be the heart, as it is the core of a surfboard. If you were an artist, the blank would be your canvas. It is the very thing that inspires shapers to create—it is a shapers' muse.

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Four Things You Can Do To Prevent The Growth Of The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Four Things You Can Do To Prevent The Growth Of The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

July 22, 2016

When I first heard about The Great Pacific Garbage Patch (TGPGP) I imagined an island of trash floating aimlessly in some remote area of the Pacific—but as I found out, that image is flawed. 

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San Francisco: Green Surfer's Message

San Francisco: Green Surfer's Message

July 06, 2016 1 Comment

Throughout this interview Darrik shares with us his vision about surfing and several related issues. He reveals the perspective of a surfer connected with the planet and with himself, which as he says, are a whole.

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What is Surf Ecology?

What is Surf Ecology?

July 03, 2016 1 Comment

There’s a convergence factor that makes out of this territory a rich source of vanguardist ideas regarding surf and ecology. On one side, California is and has been the most liberal state in the country, and for this reason has been calling the attention of travelers from all over the world who found a place to let ideas and creations flow abundantly.

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Republicans Want To Legalize Hemp? Something Smells Fishy

Republicans Want To Legalize Hemp? Something Smells Fishy

July 03, 2016

The American hemp industry sells $450 million a year of product from hemp-oil to Wave Tribe surf gear. Yet most of the raw material used to produce these products is still illegal to grow in the United States.

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Don't Flush It

Don't Flush It

July 03, 2016

People flush objects such as cotton swabs, tampons, condoms and razors without thinking about the consequences, sewage related debris or SRD have a huge impact on the water environment—throw that stuff in the trash, please.

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Zero Plastic Packaging Initiative

Zero Plastic Packaging Initiative

July 03, 2016

Over 150,000 tons of packaging are thrown out each day. That's 54,750,000 tones per year—for what?

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The Ocean is Broken

The Ocean is Broken

April 18, 2016

The Ocean is Broken. It was the silence that made this voyage different from all of those before it. Not the absence of sound, exactly. The wind still whipped the sails and whistled

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How To Waterproof Your Surfboard Bag

How To Waterproof Your Surfboard Bag

April 13, 2016

After some research we came across Nikwax water proofing solution, which is environmentally safe and tested it on our bags.

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Video: The Story of Hemp

Video: The Story of Hemp

April 11, 2016

This 10 minute video is the remarkable story of hemp. Filmed by The Environmentally Sustainable Alternative.

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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.