• FAVORITE TOOL: Skil 100 power plane

  • SHAPING ROOM MUSIC: Radiohead, Hot Snakes, Mars Volta, Mastodon, Murder City Devils, Ludivico Einaudi, Queens of the Stone Age

  • FAVORITE FOOD: Japanese and Mexican (burritos!)

  • HOBBIES: Surfing all styles of boards, back country snowboarding, vintage motorcycles and cars, fishing, golf, and seeing live music

  • SHAPING HIGHLIGHTS: Working for and shaping side by side with Dick Brewer and Skip Frye. Greg Long winning the Eddie and Waterman of the Year, 5 XXL winners awarded on my boards, Tribute to the Masters contestant, 2 second place finishes in Reef Board Build Offs’, building boards for some of the best surfers in the world.

  • SHAPER: Chris Christenson­

  • BORN: May 14th 1973 in Whittier, California

  • RESIDENCE: Cardiff by the Sea, California +Swall Meadows, CA

  • FACTORY: 1665 South Rancho Santa Fe Rd Suite E-1., San Marcos, Ca 92078



  • BOARDS SHAPED: 19,000+

  • SURF TRIPS: Baja, Mexico, Indonesia, Australia, East Coast, Japan, Taiwan, France, Spain, Portugal, England, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Honduras, Hawaii, Texas, Fiji


  • SHAPING MENTORS: Dick Brewer, Skip Frye, and John Holly

  • FAVORITE BOARD BUILDERS; Dick Brewer, Skip Frye, Jack Reeves, Mike Diffenderfer, Rusty Preisendorfer, Simon Anderson, Tyler Hatzikian, Eric Christenson


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