2017's started with a mixed bag of waves on the Gold Coast, from almost pumping, to super average and plenty of classic fun little summer days in between. So, with lots of surfing to do and plenty of different waves around, JS has gone ahead and shaped himself a whole new quiver! Read More
Ace's got a little bit of everything in this latest batch of boards! From his favourite everyday Monsta 6s in PU, to grovellers, shortboards and even slight step ups in HYFI, he's coming into the 2017 season with a plenty of creativity from both JS and our resident artistic lunatic Adrian Turner. Read More
Owen's got plenty of options for the smaller days at Saquarema in his Monsta 6's (both HYFI and PU), but with good, clean conditions on offer, he's been dominating with the extra drive and hold of his Forget Me Not! At 6'3" / 76kg, he rides a FMN round tail 6'3" x 19" x 2 3/8" x 29.3L. Clip Peter King Read More
to round three. At 6'0" / 81kg, he rides a 6'0" x 18 7/8" x 2 3/8" x 28.3L Monsta 6. Photo Trevor Moran Read More
Saquarema's mixed bag has been on full display for the start of the Brazil CT leg, with everything from peeling lefts to wedgey rights throwing up sections for turns, airs, and even the odd barrel (for Parko, especially). Having so much variety on offer and a fun-sized, consistent swell, the Traktor Team's equipment is all about high performance, and the first few days have delivered in spades. Board breakdowns and gallery, below:
Brazil's beachies demand equipment that'll let you perform your best in everything from weak, onshore mediocrity up to powerful, wedging tubes. This is Joel's lineup for 2017!
From the biggest and best days of winter, to everyday summer beachies, this quiver's got Dane covered. Full breakdown, below (he's 5'11" / 81kg): Read More
Owen, under the ledge on one of the heaviest barrels of opening day. From the yellow jersey to the classic no-grab tube stance, this shot is a great marker of where O's at right now - right back in his element. Photo Trevor Moran. Read More
Julian, bending minds at North Point. Photo Ryan Miller
WA's been firing since the CT rolled into town, and the Traktor Team's thrown themselves into everything that's come their way. From huge walls at Main Break, to mutant slabs at The Box, and a few crazy ramps at North Point, there's a whole lot of variety popping up around Margaret River. And the best part? We should see almost all of it come into play throughout the contest. Full gallery and board breakdowns below: Read More
West Australia's set to fire for the second CT stop of 2017, and Julian's packing plenty of foam to be ready for anything.