Firewire Joins the ECOBOARD Project

For Immediate Release March 2013 Firewire has joined The ECOBOARD Project, an important environmental initiative focused on the verification of our surfboards’ eco-credentials by the non-profit SustainableSurf.org (SS). SS is dedicated to helping the surfboard industry transition to more eco-friendly materials and business practices, with the ultimate objective of lowering

FIREWIRE Helps RERIP Expand Its Popular Surfboard Recycling Program and West Coast Operations

FIREWIRE Helps RERIP Expand Its Popular Surfboard Recycling Program and West Coast Operations SAN DIEGO, CA – January 8, 2013 – Rerip has teamed with Firewire Surfboards to spread the non-profit organization’s popular board recycling program throughout California. Rerip currently collects used surfboards through eight California drop off points. The new partnership with Firewire is -Read More >

Stokes Me Fundraiser

Hey Firewire Supporters, We are making a push to help raise money for the Stokes Me fundraising contest to benefit the SIMA Humanitarian Fund (info below). Everything we raise will be split equally among 10 non-profits that serve a wealth of purposes focused on improving the quality of life for a broad spectrum of humans. -Read More >

FIREWIRE Launches New Sustainable Surfboards, Verified by Sustainable Surf

  In 2006, Firewire was the first major high-performance surfboard brand to utilize 100% EPS/Epoxy construction. In addition to emitting 50 times less Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC’s) versus a traditional polyurethane surfboard, Epoxy/EPS boards are also significantly stronger than poly surfboards and thus have reduced environmental impact because they last longer. Now, Firewire is raising -Read More >