Gary McNeill Surfboards team riders & Ambassadors:
Gary McNeill began shaping at 16 years of age and has plenty of experience as both a shaper and surfer in his own right. With over 40 years surfing, Gary has the added bonus of trusting his own experience and knowledge of the way a board feels under his own feet when crafting something new. This ability to think outside the box combined with a long-standing relationship with 'Rasta' (Dave Rastovich), one of the most well-known experimental performance surfers, ensures that all Gary McNeill Surfboards have a very real point of difference.
The pursuit by Gary McNeill Concepts to find the newest inventive and experimental designs never involves sacrificing the highest level of performance. McNeill Surfboards are well-built with plenty of strength to ensure they stand the test of time. This combined with some pretty unique artwork from artists such as Jonathan Quinton and Sharon Blair ensure you will have a board that stands out from the crowd while continuing to perform at extremely high levels. The high-performance hybrid designs have the best of wider point forward, fish-style designs blended with modern rails and foils. This can be seen in the modern performance fish CV2 and Captain Kirk models. With plenty of positive flex, creative bottom contours and often uncommon fin clustering produces a number of innovative templates in twins, quads and box plus two configurations.
With qualities like: speed, energy, control, lift, liveliness and plain old good fun, you can see why Gary McNeill is currently producing some of the finest surfboards in his career with plenty of people paying attention. A wide range of designs that appeal to a wide range of surfers of all skill levels ensures there is a Gary McNeill Concepts Surfboard for everyone including the popular Rasta series - Rasta Torus Twin and the Rasta Torus Drive.