Archive > October 2012

Chapman Pendoflexing down in Mexico . . .

Hello there. Steve continues to evolve his Pendoflex designs. Here is Chapman Murphey riding his latest Pendoflex step off in mainland Mex. Thank you Chapman for sharing your awesome photos. Aloha and Cowa-flexit!

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Donald Takayama 1943-2012

Donald, may you rest in God’s peace and love. We will always remember your kindness, humor, inspired surfing and surfboard designs, and most of all, your true Aloha. You will be sorely missed. Warm thanks to Bud Browne Film Archives for kindly sharing Bud Browne’s beautiful photo of Donald. Aloha ke Akua.

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Where the Swell Begins

Hello there. Recently I’ve been honored to assist Dr. Walter Munk with another project, a new edition of Where the Swell Begins. Walter is the greatest oceanographer of all time,  and is also inspiring with how kindly he lives his life. Walter continues his passion for his research well into his 90s. Over the last […]

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Happy Aloha Friday

Hello there from the Pendoflex shop. We love vintage Hawaiian music and I’ll Weave A Lei Of Stars For You, by Jack Owens and R. Alex Anderson is a favorite from the 1940s. Here’s a wonderful recording from PBS Hawaii sung by Robert Cazimero.  There is swell in the water, have a great weekend! Aloha […]

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What the Sea Gives Me

“The Sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever.” —Jacques Yves Cousteau What the Sea Gives Me is an inspiring new film project by Misfit Pictures: Pierce Michael Kavanagh, Petra Kavanagh and Geoffrey Smart, the thoughtful, talented folks who created Manufacturing Stoke. There is a Kickstarter in process to help […]

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Shine on Harvest Moon

Hello there. We are thankful for the beauty of these fall days, and hope that you are enjoying them too . . . Aloha and Cowa-flexit, Cher and Steve

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