« When I am surfing in 36°F with a wetsuit made of 16oz of sustainably grown Hevea gum and water based solvents, my environmental concern are met yet I use the best gear available. »
Keeping the traditional connection between surfer and shaper alive, FCD is dedicated to building the lightest and strongest surfboards using lower-impact materials* and processes. Made in Ventura by a tight-knit crew of lifelong craftsmen who live and breath surfing.
* blanks using closed-cell EPS foam that contains no VOCs
« Fletcher listens and he really understood that I like paddling volume without compromising performance. The boards he made me are light and durable, and it makes a difference, especially on trips. »
« Going back to La Manche means reconnecting with my childhood playground, the raw and genuine territory where the seed of adventure was planted in me some 20 years ago. »
« Growing food is a main tool to bring back sense in our lifestyle. With hemp, possibilities are endless. Nunti-Sunya leads us the right way. »
« My Breier fins have enhanced my underwater experience. Éric provides me precious pieces of advice in terms of equipment. It’s a great partnership. »
« I met Damien one afternoon, a smell of cake emanated from his shop so I entered. I replied with a smile: “I cook wax but since all ingredients are natural, you can taste it!” »