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Support Your Local Surf Shops During the Covid Shutdown

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Surf shops are at the core of our surfing community.  Right now, they're hurting. We're offering several ways to help to help ease the financial burden surf shops are experiencing during this challenging time.You can call or email your local shop and have them place an order for the fins you want from us. They’ll receive special dealer pricing and you’ll get the same set of fins at the same price you would if you were buying direct from us.OrPlace an order directly through us and when viewing your cart, enter the name and city of your favorite surf shop and we’ll...

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California Prop 65: a Deceptive Ploy to Undermine the Plastic Bag Ban!

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California has two ballot measures regarding single use plastic bags: Prop 67 and Prop 65.For those interested in moving away from the our dependence upon single use plastics, the only way to vote is:YES on 67, NO on 65!Here's why...In 2014 Gov. Jerry Brown signed SB 270, the nation’s first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.  Within days of the new law's passage, numerous out-of-state plastic bag corporations backed by millions in political spending managed to freeze the implementation of SB 270 by forcing a statewide referendum on the law.  So simply put;  proposition 67 is a referendum on the law; with a “yes”...

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Art Series Fins - Blaze Syka

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We're proud to announce the first of a series of Art Fin collaborations.  Features Artist: Blaze SykaFin Model: JL ThrustersIf you're in the San Diego surf or Art scene you may be aware of Blaze, his art is a new look at the coastal and ocean landscape.Click Here to BUY or check our more of Blaze's artwork HEREBlaze has been features on theinertia.com Here and Here

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At home workouts Part 1

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At Home Workouts Our good friend Bram Wiley put a training routine together for some of his friends and we wanted to share them with you.While these aren’t surf specific routines they are a general workout that was designed for people at home without needing special equipment.Disclaimers: We are not trainers nor do we know your skill / fitness level.  If you're not conformable doing these exercises or have a question seek answers from a doctor or personal trainer.   Here's an at home workout to keep you going.Repeat every other day, up to 3x a week.Warm-Up15 Jumping Jacks + Running in Place...

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Dan Mann - Shaper Series Apex Fins

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Dan is the Man(n).  For those of you who don’t know him, he’s one of the designers at Firewire and has shaped boards for Kelly Slater, Michel Bourez, and Kai Lenny as well as NVS team rider Evan Luth.When we last met up I had the pleasure of checking out this beauty Dan shaped for Kai Lenny. He’s responsible for some of the best selling boards from Firewire, such as the Sweet Potato, Baked Potato, Dominator, Chumlee, and a number of others.Dan is particular about the fins he uses.  Prior to this collaboration he used the same set of fins for...

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