FREE SHIPPING FOR ALL PURCHASES OVER $100 (EXCLUDES SALE ITEMS) FOR EAST COAST AUSTRALIA (NSW, VIC, ACT & QLD) COMPETITIVE SHIPPING RATES APPLY FOR SA, TAS, NT & WESTERN AUSTRALIA CALCULATED AT CHECKOUT.
AL MERRICK VS WADE GOODALL...
February 11 2011
February 11 2011
If you've seen the latest episode of Creative Destruction, then you've probably seen Wade Goodall flaring on a few Al Merrick's. He was riding a MBM+ and a Whip. Wade surf's smooth. We've got a few of his boards here in the store at the moment, they probably won't be here for very long. Check out the clip below...
THE MBM + MODEL DESCRIPTION The MBM+ is an updated version the MBM. Working closely with team riders, Al modified the bottom contours to create the MBM +. All our team riders that were riding the MBM are now riding the MBM+ and achieving great results. Nathaniel Curran recently rode the MBM+ to victory at the US Open and the Lacanau Pro in route to qualifying for the 2009 WCT. It consists of a single concave bottom with flip in the tail. The MBM+ is an integral part of CI team riders’ equipment. FEEDBACK : needs to be surfed vertically in the pocket. DESIGNED FOR : intermediate to expert surfers in waist high to well overhead waves. Can also be custom ordered as a quad or a Step-up board.
THE WHIP :: MODEL DESCRIPTION In landlocked neighborhoods a man’s “whip” is his customized ride, his prized mode of transportation. During the Europe leg in 2009, Kelly’s “Whip” for less than perfect surf was his 5’9” x 18 5/8” x 2’5/16” – one inch shorter than what he won Snapper and Bells on in 2008. This is Kelly and Al’s re-worked version of the Flyer, with a few secret changes. This board is faster and more forgiving. If you’re looking for a board that excels when your shortboard seems to bog, this is the board for you. Also available as a Quad FEEDBACK: Should be ridden 3-4 inches smaller than your shortboard, 1/4" wider and the same thickness. DESIGNED FOR: Everyday use by intermediate to expert surfers in knee to head high surf.