A Surfboard Review That Includes a Video Game Reference

A Surfboard Review That Includes a Video Game Reference

To a degree, we live vicariously through the stories and feedback of you guys—our customers—at le...
Almond Surfboards' Guide to: Aging Gracefully

Almond Surfboards' Guide to: Aging Gracefully

A really great surf session requires a whole slew of variables to cooperate—tide, wind, swell, cr...
How to Properly Generate Speed on a Surfboard

How to Properly Generate Speed on a Surfboard

Obviously the clip below is Tegan riding a boat wake, not an ocean wave, but the principals for g...
5'0 Secret Menu

5'0 Secret Menu

A few quick clips of Drew Meseck riding his new 5'0 Secret Menu. Film/Edit: Jeffrey Allee 5'0...
5'0 Secret Menu for Drew Meseck

5'0 Secret Menu for Drew Meseck

Few people ride a Secret Menu as well as Drew Meseck.  We just built him a new one for 2019, and ...
Comparing the Secret Menu to the R-Series Secret Menu

Comparing the Secret Menu to the R-Series Secret Menu

Last year, we introduced the first installment of a series of foam surfboards that we dubbed the ...

R-Series by Almond Surfboards

The R-Series by Almond Surfboards is the latest in soft board technology. Made in USA, this bo...
Rugged, Recyclable, Ready-to-Rip

Rugged, Recyclable, Ready-to-Rip

The "R" in R-Series stands for not one thing, but three... and each one speaks to a value that we...
The Internal Structure of an R-Series Secret Menu

The Internal Structure of an R-Series Secret Menu

Here's a peak at the internal structure of an R-Series Secret Menu—sort of... We cooked up this P...
The "Master" 5'4 Secret Menu

The "Master" 5'4 Secret Menu

Back in November, we had a meeting of the minds to test the two finalists for what would become...
Futures Fins in a Foam Board!?

Futures Fins in a Foam Board!?

Yes, you read that correctly.  Our new R-Series boards feature a set of Futures fin boxes that ar...

Watch Nate Adams Surf the R-Series...

Watch Nathan Adams' first session on the new R-Series 5'4 Secret Menu.  His smooth style is on fu...
R-Series Launch via Sam De Leon

R-Series Launch via Sam De Leon

Sam De Leon was kind enough to gear up with his wetsuit and housing during the R-Series Demo and ...
Friday May 4 | Surfboard Demo

Friday May 4 | Surfboard Demo

Come try the newest foam creation from your friends at Almond Surfboards... This week we are want...
Almond Secret Menu | Customer Review

Almond Secret Menu | Customer Review

Almond Surfboards, I just want to say that this board I purchased from Jeff was amazing. After ...
The Secret Menu | Drew Meseck

The Secret Menu | Drew Meseck

The Secret Menu is the perfect example of our commitment to making surfboards that catch waves ea...
Scott Andrews and the Burger Wednesday Secret Menu

Scott Andrews and the Burger Wednesday Secret Menu

Scott Andrew‘s custom Burger Wednesday Secret Menu is nearly five years old, but continues to b...

Secrets of the Secret Menu

Here's a new 5'2 Secret Menu with a lightly speckled finish, and a navy blue pin line.  Currentl...
Tom Green Braved Shark-Invested Waters

Tom Green Braved Shark-Invested Waters

Tom Green braved shark-infested waters to bring you these photos of Drew Meseck riding his Secret...
Map Print Surfboard

Map Print Surfboard

The newest Map Print Surfboard around here is this 5'2 Secret Menu with a map print of Yosemite N...
Best Selling Surfboards of 2016

Best Selling Surfboards of 2016

With 2016 quickly disappearing in the rear-view mirror, we thought it would be a good opportunity...
Map Print Secret Menu + Linus Bike Roadster

Map Print Secret Menu + Linus Bike Roadster

Almond Secret Menu photographed at Lido Marina Village, with Linus Bike's Roadster Classic in Bla...
When Griffin Shapes Himself a Secret Menu...

When Griffin Shapes Himself a Secret Menu...

Griffin set out to shape himself a new Secret Menu, and naturally wanted to add a little extra zi...
The Secret Menu | Exposed

The Secret Menu | Exposed

The Secret Menu model started out as an experiment way back in the Old Newport Blvd days.  The mi...
White Secret Menu

White Secret Menu

Here's a new white opaque 5'4 Secret Menu with plywood raked keels... recently completed for the ...
Salt Creek

Salt Creek

Met up with Drew Meseck and Wesley Francis at Salt Creek last week.  (Drew riding his 5'0 Secret ...
Lac La Croix Map Print Secret Menu

Lac La Croix Map Print Secret Menu

New 5'2 Secret Menu with Lac La Croix topo map print. 
Air Menu

Air Menu

Drew Meseck, pushing previously known limits of the Secret Menu, in Bali. Photo: Samantha Messero...
7 Feet and Firing

7 Feet and Firing

Drew Meseck, driving through peaky Indonesian waves on his 5'0 Secret Menu. Photo: Connor Hughes
Drew Meseck | Secret Menu

Drew Meseck | Secret Menu

Drew Meseck gliding into a clean one, last week in Bali, riding his 5'0 Secret Menu quad. Photo:...
Drew + Nathan // Post-Rain Newport

Drew + Nathan // Post-Rain Newport

Drew and Nate braved the questionable waters last week, and scored some sizable waves in Newport....

Onward and Upward

We spend a lot of time talking about the way we do things, and how to improve.  This applies to e...