The Donald Takayama In The Pink Longboard is an iconic model from surfing legend, Donald Takayama. This board is the perfect choice for surfers looking for a versatile board for all conditions, with an emphasis on noseriding .
The In The Pink is capable of everything from carving to noseriding, in waves ranging from a small slop to large barrels. Whether you're looking to own a versatile longboard or get used to noseriding, the In The Pink will have you loving your surfing like never before.
The very versatile shape of the In The Pink is suitable for Old School Longboard enthusiasts as well as for purists who love the progressive style.
Its very parallel nose offers the stability necessary for any type of noseride, while the Medium character rails offer the perfect compromise to wedge into the wave lip and let go of turns on the shoulder without fear of biting the rail.
The 2+1 assembly allows a wide variety of fin configurations to adapt to all conditions and surfing styles.
The available sizes are:
- 8'6" x 22.5" x 2.9" - 64L
- 9'0" x 22.9" x 3" - 70.16L
- 9'3" x 23" x 3.1" - 76.6L
- 9'6" x 23" x 3.1" - 76.8L
The In The Pink longboard benefits from Surftech's famous Tuflite construction, which is known for its durability and impact resistance. This construction uses a high-density EPS foam bread with a composite stringer and wood veneer, reinforced with a high-grade E-Glass lamination.
This Donald Takayama In The Pink longboard is a versatile and iconic board that will satisfy both beginners and experienced surfers. Order now and find out why this board is considered the gold standard in noseriding.
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Donald Takayama was a world famous surfboard shaper from Hawaii. He was considered one of the most influential shapers in surfing history and worked with many professional surfers throughout his career.
Takayama has created iconic deck designs such as the In The Pink and the Scorpion , which are still very popular today.
He has also been inducted into the Surfing Walk of Fame and is a member of the International Surfboard Builders' Guild Hall of Fame.
Takayama sadly passed away in 2012, but his surfing legacy continues to inspire shapers and surfers everywhere.
Choosing the right first board
Before buying your first surfboard , you have to ask yourself a few questions that will allow you to make the right purchase and take full advantage during your next session 🏄🏻♂️.
We have prepared a complete guide for you.