There are hundreds of surfers in the world who build surfboards with varying degree of quality. Roger Hinds is a surfboard builder of the old school. The school where you learned how to do every aspect of building a board and could put it all together to create a functional work of art.
Never the in your face shaper of magazine advertisement, Roger has managed to carve out a career underground for going on 40 years on nothing but his reputation for quality and integrity.
Earning himself a title among his peers of board builders as, “ The thinking man’s shaper. “ Roger tells of a comment made to him once by Greg Noll that pretty much describes his shaping career. Greg said with his unique sense of humor, “ I admire any guy who can stand ass deep in foam and carve out a career. “ That would be Roger Hinds.