Creators Of Magic
PHIL GRACE. livelong surfboard shaper and co founder of quiksilver surfboards. having been shaping for more than 50 years, GRACE has an extraordinary understanding and knowledge in this fine art. based 6 month of the year in hossegor, france and 6 month in victoria, australia. PHIL GRACE is living the dream, chasing the sun, enjoying the endless summer vison.
shaping since 1968
a large, deceptively casual power surfer, SIMON ANDERSON achieved high renown in both competition and sheer performance through the early days of pro surfing. like many pros of the day, he also learned the craft of board shaping, thinking it might be useful as a career backup. when these talents come they resulted, 1980 together through the last part of in the three-fin thruster and made ANDERSON the one person who can truthfully be said to have affected every surfer on the planet.
CHRISTIAAN BRADLEY amazing shaper funnier person started in the surfboard industry on the gold coast in australia before becoming the channel islands/al merrick ghost shaper for europe. 2010 the BRADLEY label was born and it has never looked back. shaping boards for some of the world’s best surfers BRADLEY has in the last decade turned himself into one of the finest performance surfboard shapers in the world.
PHIPPSY has been shaping surfboards almost as long as he’s been surfing. he first picked up a planer under the guidance of wayne lynch and greg brown in the famous gash factory. PHIPPSY has his own reputation as an outstanding surfer with a strong competitive career. becoming a board shaper meant that he could make the most of his time in the water, not waiting to surf a heat. PHIPPSY splits his time between france and his home town of point lonsdale in victoria, australia. that lets him enjoy the best surf in each location.
MARCIO ZOUVI started SHARP EYE in the late 80’s shaping high performance shortboards for progressive surfing. today counting to one of the world leading surfboard brands. shaping boards for some of the world’s best surfers as tatiana weston-webb, filipe toled, kanoa igarashi.