GoPro Surf
2016 May 12

Dust to Resin

The Family Craft of Making Surfboards with the Jones Brothers

Oahu's own, Mikala and Daniel Jones, wanted to re-create an image of their father surfing Ala Moana Bowls on his custom red single fin. During the session, Daniel caught a giant close out and unfortunately broke his father’s board. He was crushed. The Jones Family rode that red single fin, hand-crafted by their father growing up as kids in Hawaii. It held a lot of meaning and significance to the Jones brothers. This is the story about family, tradition, perseverance and in turn the shaping and re-creation of the original red bird board...