DPF and The BBC

DPF and The BBC

Did you catch the BBC’s latest episode of “Great British Railway Journeys”? 
Gift Ideas for Belly Sliders

Gift Ideas for Belly Sliders

Still not decided on the perfect gift this Christmas? See our page below for some inspiration!
Hello Autumn - Getting stoked for cold water with your bellyboard

Hello Autumn - Getting stoked for cold water with your bellyboard

Hit the play button below for a few clips from a cold water surf trip to Scotland with Mike Lay, Seth Hughes and Friends…

 

Scotland Trip - Photo Journal

Scotland Trip - Photo Journal

We headed to the far north with a full quiver of waveriding craft in mid January.
We found amazing waves and beautiful scenery, and managed to surf some epic slabs on the bellyboards.
Take your Bellyboarding to the Next Level

Take your Bellyboarding to the Next Level

Using flippers, head out into deeper water where the waves are breaking. You will need flippers to head out into deeper water, don’t try without!
How to Bellyboard - New Riders

How to Bellyboard - New Riders

Here are some handy tips to help you get the hang of riding your first waves on a bellyboard:

Always bellyboard at a lifeguarded beach, between the red and yellow flags. Be safe!

Modern Creatives with Seasalt

Modern Creatives with Seasalt

We were completely honoured to be featured in the iconic Cornish clothing brand Seasalt’s Modern Creatives section of their blog earlier this year. They are celebrating Cornwall’s makers, creators and pioneers and shouting about the work they do to make their craft a success.
The making of a Wooden Bellyboard

The making of a Wooden Bellyboard

Our latest film in collaboration with Gokotta Film shares the unique making process that goes into every single wooden bellyboard to create that organic feel and an incomparably likeable aesthetic. The process is a journey from a single sheet of plywood to an alternative surf craft.

A Scottish Slide with Wavelength Magazine

A Scottish Slide with Wavelength Magazine

I recently learnt that a Scotsman discovered surfing whilst on holiday in Cornwall, once he had a taste for our Cornish slabs he went on the hunt in his own rugged rimy seas for a similar slice of natures intoxicating adrenalin free ride. 
Winter time

Winter time

We love the changing seasons here in Cornwall. It was a beautiful summer of belly sliding small waves in beautiful blue water, no wetsuits required!
Custom Belly Boards

Custom Belly Boards

Incase you didn't know, our branded Dick Pearce and Friends Bellyboards aren't the only boards that we produce here in the workshop - we share the ply-love with a whole range of different clients and because we ship worldwide our boards are being enjoyed on an international scale - something we are truly proud of.
Tis the Season to go Belly Sliding

Tis the Season to go Belly Sliding

Everywhere we look things are getting a little festive and now we're officially into December our thoughts turn to Christmas traditions, cold water surfing, defrosting by the log burner and buying gifts for our loved ones and if you're anything like us, trying not to leave the Christmas shopping to a last minute panic buy is part of the annual challenge!