Wednesday, 10 October 2012

Surfing the Market with the help of FDM

Slide fins are set to revolutionise small wave surfing

Slide fins are the newest innovation to hit surfing, and they are proudly Australian!

Scott Peberdy from Outereef at Phillip Island came up with the idea that it would be easier to carry out slides on a surfboard if there was no fin resistance to the slide, while still maintaining the directional advantages of a traditional fin setup. The result is Slide Fins - spring loaded fins available for either left or right breaking waves.

To read the entire story, click here.

To watch the slide fin video, click on the link below: