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Hundreds of State of the Art surfboards by the industry top board builders Icons of Foam Tribute to the Masters Shape-off presented by US Blanks honoring Gerry Lopez Live Glassing Demo presented by RevChem Composites
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Attend the premier international surfboard show

MAY 14 & 15 , 2016
DEL MAR FAIRGROUNDS

Honoring Mr. Pipeline Gerry Lopez in the Icons of Foam Tribute to the Masters Shape-off Competition presented by US Blanks.

Featuring six shapers in a timed competition as they attempt to replicate a classic Lopez surfboard. Each shaper receives 1.5hrs. The six shapers, hand chosen by Gerry Lopez: Ryan Burch, Ron House, Ryan Lovelace, Ward Coffey, Pat Rawson and defending Champion Roger Hinds.

The Boardroom features great deals on state-of-the-art surfboards and gear by the surf industry’s top shapers, designers, and manufacturers.

Insightful seminars produced by Surfer magazine featuring Tom Lochtefeld, Brad Melekian, Sam George, Chas Smith, Nick Carroll, Gary Linden, Maurice Cole, Peter Townend, John Luff, Jeff Clark, Greg Long, Matt Biolos and many more.

Young Guns of Shaping presented by US Blanks features U18 shapers Zach Flores, Trevor Andenberg, and Koby Gilchrist showcasing their shaping skills.

Glassing and laminating demos presented by RevChem Composites. A series of engaging demos using the latest in technological laminating breakthroughs and space-age 21st Century materials as well colorful paints and pigments.

Ukulele & guitar luthiers exhibit. Many of them California luthiers are surfers and the connection between music and riding waves is simply too close to ignore. Includes an acoustic demo stage and local San Diego and Southern California luthiers such as Pepe Romero, Hank Johnson, Ken Minasian,  Mark Hudson, Pat Hurley, Kirk Putnam and others being added weekly.

A vintage surfboard swap: SUNDAY ONLY! An outside area for displaying, swapping, selling your Vintage Surfboards. IMPORTANT: ONLY PRE 1990 BOARDS ALLOWED. ONLY 2 BOARDS PER ATTENDEE ALLOWED. USE BACK  FENCE AREA ENTRANCE. MUST BUY AN ENTRY TICKET TO DISPLAY.

Best In Show Big Wave Guns Presented by Bubble Gum Surf Wax : The 2016 El Nino big wave season set unprecedented performances in the big wave arena. Best In Show Big Wave Guns presented by Bubble Gum Surf Wax will showcase gorgeous surfboards crafted for paddling into behemoth waves.

Learn To Shape! DIY Shaping seminars by Foam E-Z and others in our shaping bay take the anxiety away. Make yourself a surfboard! It’s simple. Every surfer worth his salt should make himself/herself a surfboard. We’ll show you how.

Plus learn about industry cutting edge technological breakthroughs. Plenty of culture, music, art, film. Tons of fun for the whole family.

Demo Morning at 15th St. Sunday morning 645am-10am. Try the boards on Sunday morning including the new Kelly Slater Surfboards and Rob Machado Surfboards with Firewire Technology

Win a  JS INDUSTRIES Surfboard in the Bubble Gum Surf Wax Best In Show Selfie Contest – It’s easy! 1) Walk over to the Best In Show Big Wave Guns Exhibit presented by Bubble Gum Surf Wax. 2) Take an Instagram selfie on the Bubble Gum Surf Wax Best In Show Selfie Contest Step and Repeat (see below) 3) Post to Instagram using hastags: #bubblegumsurfwax #boardroomshow

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Take your selfie here
Bubble Gum Surf Wax Best In Show Selfie Contest

Step and Repeat

Kelly Connolley
Kelly Connolley
Icons of Foam: Stu Kenson, Rusty Preisnedorfer, Ward Coffey, Chris Christenson
Stu Kenson, Rusty Preisendorfer, Ward Coffey, Chris Christenson
Gary Linden, Tom Curren, Randy Hild
Gary Linden, Tom Curren, Randy Hild
Pepe Romero Sr.
Pepe Romero Sr.
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Sunny Garcia, Parker Borneman
Schedule of Events Saturday May 14

10AM – Doors Open

10AM – Live Shaping – Ryan Lovelace Icons of Foam Tribute to the Masters honoring Gerry Lopez presented by US Blanks

10AM – Live Shaping – Koby Gilchrist Young Guns of Shaping presented by US Blanks

1030AM – Laminating – Mike Delaney Prepping …Lost Carbon Wraps presented by Douglas Surf

11AM – Guitar and Ukulele Demo Stage – Meet the Luthiers

11AM – Laminating – Eric Scheafer: Fin Setting presented by Douglas Surf

12PM – Ribbons Awarded : Best In Show Big Wave Guns presented by Bubble Gum Surf Wax

12PM – Learn to Shape – DIY class with Foam E-Z presented by US Blanks

12PM Laminating – Whitney Lang / Mike Delaney Glassing Personal Shape, Windy Windy Surfboards presented by Douglas Surf

12PM – Live Shaping – Ron House Icons of Foam Tribute to the Masters honoring Gerry Lopez presented by US Blanks

12PM – The SURFER Talks – Kelly’s Wave: It Changes Everything. It Changes Nothing. presented by Millennium Foam

1PM – Live Shaping – Zack Flores Young Guns of Shaping presented by US Blanks

130PM – Laminating -Brian Anderson Glassing 1 Panda Surfboard (Color Work) presented by Douglas Surf

2PM – Laminating -Mike Delaney Laminating Lost Color Board (Color Work) presented by Douglas Surf

2PM – Live Shaping – Ward Coffey Icons of Foam Tribute to the Masters honoring Gerry Lopez presented by US Blanks

2PM – Guitar and Ukulele Demo Stage – Meet the Luthiers

2PM – The SURFER Talks – Are We Not Entertained? Examining Surfing’s Professional Future presented by Millennium Foam

3PM – Laminating – Set up Brian Anderson Glassing SUP with Vector Net presented by Douglas Surf

330PM – Laminating – Mike Delaney Glassing Lost Carbon Wrap presented by Douglas Surf

430PM – Learn to Shape – DIY class with Foam E-Z presented by US Blanks

4PM – Live Shaping –Ryan Burch Icons of Foam Tribute to the Masters honoring Gerry Lopez presented by US Blanks

4PM – The SURFER Talks – El Nino’s Wake: Making Sense Of The Best Big Wave Winter In History Presented by Millennium Foam

430PM – Laminating – Clean up presented by Douglas Surf

6PM – Doors close for the evening. After party at peaboy’s in Encinitas w Boo Stubb’s & Fingerprint 8PM

Schedue of Events Sunday May 15

7AM – Demo Morning 15th St. Del Mar

10AM – Doors Open

10AM – Vintage Surf Swap – outside fenced area

10AM – Live Shaping – Trevor Anderberg Young Guns of Shaping presented by US Blanks

1030AM – Laminating – Brian Anderson Glassing Lost Puddle Jumper Model (Color Work) presented by Douglas Surf

11AM – The SURFER Talks – In Search Of The Perfect Line: A Conversation With Gerry Lopez presented by Millennium Foam

11AM – Live Shaping – Pat Rawson Icons of Foam Tribute to the Masters honoring Gerry Lopez presented by US Blanks

1130AM – Laminating – Mike Delaney Vacuum Bagging presented by Douglas Surf

12PM – Learn to Shape – DIY class with Shaper Studios presented by US Blanks

12PM – Laminating – Arctic Algae Blank Glassing presented by Douglas Surf

1PM – Live Shaping – Roger Hinds Icons of Foam Tribute to the Masters presented by US Blanks

1PM – The SURFER Talks – Grass Is Always Greenough: Innovation And Experimentation presented by Millennium Foam

1PM – Laminating – Set Up: Brian Anderson Glassing a Dano Surfboard (Color Work) presented by Douglas Surf

130PM – Laminating -Mike Delaney Glassing Uhuru Surfboard with Boardlam Graphic presented by Douglas Surf

2PM – Learn to Shape – DIY class with Shaper Studios presented by US Blanks

230PM – Laminating – Clean Up presented by Douglas Surf

3PM – Judging – Gerry Lopez Icons of Foam Tribute to the Masters honoring Gerry Lopez presented by US Blanks

330PM – Awards – Icons of Foam Tribute to the Masters honoring Gerry Lopez presented by US Blanks

4PM – Show Closes – See you in 2017, the 10th anniversary!

Admission: $10 in advance or $15 at the door. Kids 15 and under are free.

BOARDROOM SHOW

It is about Surfboards, Craftsmanship and the Industry

  • INFO

    See and fondle the latest State of the Art surfboards, wetsuits, hardgoods, and cool gear.

  • Insight

    Engaging one on one with industries leading shapers, craftsman, designers, manufactures and surfers

  • Entertaining

    Meet Gerry Lopez, live shaping, demo boards, music, seminars

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2016 Boardroom Show Attendees

(as of 4/24/16)

Art, Luthiers & Authors

Nathan Gibbs Art

Matt Beard Art

Forever Stoked

Wade Koniakowsky

Jeff Meyers

3rd Reef XXL

Chris Aherns

Ken Minasian

Pepe Romero Jr.

Pat Hurley

Hank Johnson

Mark Hudson

Pat Hurley

Surfboards & Shapers

Gerry Lopez

US Blanks

Wayne Rich

Firewire

Lost…

Fletcher Chouinard

Gordon and Smith

Rob Machado

Kelly Slater Surfboards

Tomo Surfboards

Bird’s Surf Shed

Rusty Surfboards

Zen Surfboards

Roger Hinds

Album Surfboards

Wegener Surfboards

Maurice Cole EEV

Colt Surfboards

Surftech

Carve Sports

Guy Takayama

Harley Ingleby

CJ Nelson

Tom Curren

Brian Hilbers

Scott Anderson

AquaTech

Patagonia

Sunset Shapers

ETech

Matt Parker

Donald Brink

Ryan Burch

Ryan Lovelace

Ron House

WaxSurfCo

Bob Mitsven

Fineline

Cooperfish

Ward Coffey

Degree 33

Bill Minard

Mitsven Surfboards

Gene Cooper

JS Industries

Colter Deupree

Javier Huarcaya

Hobie

Mark Johnson

Gary Larson

Josh Martin

Ventana

Roam

Dave Daum

Kings Paddle Sports

Hansens

Craig Hollingsworth

Drew Mason

Gary Linden

Trevor Anderburg

Zack Flores

Koby Gilchrist

Roy Sanchez

Jeff Clark

Matt Biolos

Ventana

Natures Shapes

Stu Kenson

SK Shapes

Ryan Sakal

Arysen Surfboards

Fins & Materials by

US Blanks

Future Fin Co.

Rainbow Fins

True Ames

RevChem

Millenium Foam

Pro Set Epoxy

Arctic Foam

Varial Foam

Hexcel

Marko Foam

BGF

Interplastic

Sicomin Epoxy

ProLink Materials

Wetsuits & Accessories by

Patagonia

Paddle Air

Xterra

Ocean Dreams Surf Charter

WaxTrak

Surfing Heritage & Culture Center

Slyde Handboards

Surfer Mag

McSling

Bubble Gum Surf Wax

Surfer

OlaChica

BoysToMen Mentoring

100 Wave Challenge

Stay Covered

Surfline.com

No Enemy

SurfAid

H20 Waterpatrol

The Surfers Journal

Shane Carpenter PT

OnIt Pro

Ghetto Juice Mag

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