New Carbon Fiber Surfboards Hit Retail

It seems like new surfboard technologies are popping up more often than boardsports companies on the Nasdaq, especially in the last five to ten years. From Surftech and Salomon to XTR and a gaggle of emerging combinations of epoxy resins and lesser-known foams, surfboard manufacturers are bringing to market a wider variety of constructions than perhaps ever before.

While surf shop goers may be getting slightly jaded with this barrage of new technology, there