Founded by Nev Hyman with over 30 years of shaping experience, Firewire Surfboards are seen as one of the leaders in surfboard progression and technology around the world. Today Firewire works with some of the worlds leading surfboard shapers and surfers to advance their collection of high-performance surf craft. The Firewire team is made up of Nev Hyman, Kelly Slater, Daniel Thomson, Jon Pyzel, Rob Machado, Greg Webber, Dan Mann, and Gary Linden. With roots deep in the surf industry including being one of the first companies to implement computer shaping, Firewire technology continues to push the boundaries in surf hardware construction and development.
Leading shapers like Jon Pyzel now offer their popular board models like the Pyzel Slab in Firewire tech, combining the best shapes with the best surfboard construction. Firewire with Nev and Dan Mann continue to look at new and interesting high-performance board templates that push the boundaries of conventional surfboard design. Having worked closely with elite level team riders to gain valuable feedback for board development, Firewire continue to provide pros with the best performance templates on the market.
With some of the world's best surfers like Michel Bourez, Kelly Slater, Rob Machado, Timmy Reyes and Taylor Jensen using Firewire technology, you know you can rely on it to deliver the best in performance surfing. Their experimentation with epoxy resins, EPS foam cores, and sandwich constructions, have raised the bar in surfboard design and performance and we are excited to see what's on the horizon for Firewire Surfboards