SHAPERS NIGHT: SURFRIDE

4/28/14: Shapers Night at Surfride in Oceanside was blast last Friday. Wardo actually showed, Biolos took custom orders, everyone drank a bunch of beers, ate a bunch of tacos and we took a bunch of pictures. Special thanks to SURFRIDE for hosting the event.

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Biolos taking custom orders one on one.

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Stoked groms with some free …Lost swag.

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…Lost surfboard bar setup.

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The board room at Surfride in Oceanside was where it all took place.

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Mayhem designing in CAD.

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…Lost clothing rack next to a new C3 “Cork” surfboard.

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Shaw Kobayashi checking ID’s.

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Recent ResinWorks boards on display.

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He’s happy with his new …Lost “Big Mouth” tie dye.

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…Lost co-founder Mike Reola and Chris Ward.

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Chris Ward signing posters for the kids.

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Matt “Mayhem” Biolos filling out custom order forms.

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“You need more foam grom”

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Big Shaw was serving them up all night.

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Wardo getting his fill.

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“I’ll take a 6’0″ Sub-Scorcher and a beer”

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…Lost’s Rick Downes, Joe Alani and Johnny Thunderfoot.

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Happy campers with their Wardo signed posters and other …Lost goodies.

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Meet the Wardos.

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We had tacos being served out front for dinner.

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Get in line.

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Wardo wondering why he doesn’t have one of these cork boards already.

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Surfride Oceanside

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…Lost and Surfride team rider Darrell Goodrum was on a surf trip but he showed up in the light box.

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Everyone likes tacos.

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I’ll have another.

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Wardo can eat 10 of these in one sitting when on a Baja road trip. We assume he fills up in case anything goes wrong.

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“Yeah, it’s way better to drive to Cabo than fly”

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“Those dims can’t be right”

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“My daughter surfs Lowers too”

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One on one with Biolos and his computer of shaping secrets.

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“How do you spell your name again?”

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Chris signing a poster for his long lost Latino half brother EdWardo. Looks like he’s got the same problem of losing stuff that Chris does.

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“Ho brah, seen you get a sick one at Pipe”

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Even Biolos got into the poster signing act.

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Chris finally brought us a trade-in. He’s been holding onto this one since 1996.

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CJ Ward testing out dad’s …Lost board from 1996. Michele says he’s a goofy foot but Chris is still hoping for a regular.

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The upstairs of Surfride in Oceanside.

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Doug Van Mierlo sampling some of Coronado Brewing Co’s fine product.

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“It was him, I swear”

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“Cheers”

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Team guy Rick Downes explaining whose boards Wardo rides.

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Biolos’ wait list.

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Close inspection of the RV.

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Employees drinking on the job.

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Coral helping pick out logos. She got accepted to Berkley as we were throwing the event.

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“What was the last song in What’s Really Goin’ Wrong?”

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Checking the dims on a Taj Burrow “Exacta” model.

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“Here’s where I’m going to adjust your rocker”

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“He wants a 3’8″ x 15 1/4 x 1 Psycho Ward model”

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Matt “Mayhem” Biolos with Chris and CJ Ward.

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Thanks Surfride!

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“What a party!”

4/17/14: Come to SURFRIDE in Oceanside on Friday, April 25th for “Shapers Night”. Matt “Mayhem” Biolos will be there designing all custom orders, one on one. Pick his brain on surfboard design, tech and innovation while he creates your board in CAD. All …Lost surfboards sold (custom or stock) get $100 off plus a free pair of …Lost boardshorts. We’re going to have a taco cart and beverages provided by Coronado Brewing Co. until it runs out. Chris Ward could be coming so it may run out fast. Lots of team trade ins and ResinWorks boards on display. Free goodies for the groms too. Starts at 4 PM and goes until…

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