Like a good notepad and fine-tipped pens, it’s important to try to keep your one objective friend within arms reach at all times.
Someone who will tap you on the shoulder and tell you how it is. Their happy hour ends in fifteen minutes, plus the atmosphere is rather pedestrian, let’s not go there. You’re not matching your shoes with your belt. Don’t order the fish on Monday, that sort of thing.
For the past couple of years, DRAG Board Co has been one of the more outspoken, objective voices of, ‘actual surfing.’ Always more than happy to make a light-hearted, tongue-in-cheek, but quite honest angle on things. While redefining the ‘trad’ bodyboarding scene in the process, as well.
Their most recent number employs the aid of Sydney skateboarding brand, PASS~PORT, who help deliver the message while adding a bit of concrete-adjacent excitement. It also features an all-Aussie ensemble of one Harry Bryant and a blink-and-you-miss-him Noa Deane. For those who prefer to take their morning coffee standing up: the action starts at the 2:30 mark.