• Dirtbag Darling Clarky

    Dirtbag Darling Feature

    Wednesday, December 12, 2012

    Dirtbag Darling recently asked my who was my female inspiration for adventure. The choice was pretty easy for me. Find out who at Dirtbag Darling.

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  • SDDT

    Clark Named “Influential”

    Monday, May 7, 2012

    Chris Clark, founder of Shaper Studios, was selected as a ‘Young Influential’ by the San Diego Daily Transcript. The business publication invited Clark and 24 other young influential business leaders to a luncheon reception on April 12th. The roundtable allowed the influentials to spill some secrets to their early success as business leaders and entrepreneurs. [...]

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  • riviera

    Riviera Mag Likes Shaper Studios

    Wednesday, April 4, 2012

    Riviera Magazine did a nice piece on the Studio this month. The photo shoot with Jessica Sample was a blast and everyone had a great time making fun of me. I just played along with the surfer teacher theme (shaping school). Mad props to Lawrence for lending the props (glasses, fresh melon VW).

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Aristotle Surfing Is My Religion
Mar
24

WHY ARISTOTLE WOULD OWN A SURFBOARD?

Thursday, 21 March 2013, 12:39 pm Press Release: Massey University Why Aristotle would own a surfboard There aren’t many situations where the Ancient Greek philosopher Aristotle would be paired with a surfboard. But Professor Christoph Schumacher chose the title ‘Why Aristotle would own a surfboard’ for his professorial lecture next week because he wants to [...]

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Jan
1

13 GOALS & RESOLUTIONS

It’s that time of year again to set your goals and make resolutions to better your life and the lives of others. Some people like to share goals and resolutions and others like to keep them silent. I personally find this time of year to be inspiring. I’ll share a couple of my own in [...]

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Dirtbag Darling Clarky
Dec
12

Dirtbag Darling Feature

Dirtbag Darling recently asked my who was my female inspiration for adventure. The choice was pretty easy for me. Find out who at Dirtbag Darling.

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Nov
16

ASYMMETRICAL SURFBOARD DESIGNS

Shaper Studios Co-Founder, Derrik Kapalla, test drives one of Chris Clark’s latest asymmetrical surfboard designs in some pretty heavy offshore winds at Rockaway Beach, New York and the Outer Banks, North Carolina.

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SDDT
May
7

Clark Named “Influential”

Chris Clark, founder of Shaper Studios, was selected as a ‘Young Influential’ by the San Diego Daily Transcript. The business publication invited Clark and 24 other young influential business leaders to a luncheon reception on April 12th. The roundtable allowed the influentials to spill some secrets to their early success as business leaders and entrepreneurs. [...]

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May
4

KID CREATURE SURFBOARDS

KID CREATURE LAUNCHES EXCLUSIVE SURFBOARD LINE WITH SHAPER STUDIOS May 12th Charity Event to Benefit Pipeline To A Cure; Will Serve as Official After-Party for the San Diego Surf Film Festival SAN DIEGO, Calif. (May 3, 2012) – Kid Creature, the brain child of 12 year old surfer and Newport Beach native Calvin Saxton, is [...]

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first_lady
Apr
22

Austrailia’s first lady surfer

Isabel Letham pioneered surfing for women long before the culture had become widespread in Australia. Source: Australian Geographic Mar – Apr 2012 Letham with her Hawaiian champion surfboard, made from a 34kg slab of American sugar pine. FOR CHAMPION FEMALE surfers in Australia today – such as Stephanie Gilmore, Layne Beachley and Pam Burridge – [...]

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Apr
5

‘WAVE OF SUCCESS’ ARTICLE

Shaper Studios founder rides wave of success By JAMES PALEN, The Daily Transcript Thursday, April 5, 2012 Despite not even being old enough to rent a car in California at the time he started his business a few years ago, Chris Clark has done something in late 2011 and early 2012 many California business owners [...]

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riviera
Apr
4

Riviera Mag Likes Shaper Studios

Riviera Magazine did a nice piece on the Studio this month. The photo shoot with Jessica Sample was a blast and everyone had a great time making fun of me. I just played along with the surfer teacher theme (shaping school). Mad props to Lawrence for lending the props (glasses, fresh melon VW).

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