Summer Handboard Giveaway!

April 26, 2013 1 min read

Bamboo Slyde Summer Giveaway

Slyde Handboards is excited to announce a killer line of handplanes thatwill be released in June 2013! To celebrate the occasion, we're running simultaneous Facebook contests.  That will put aSlyde handboard where you need it most -  in your hand! The "Win Before You Can Buy It" campaign makes WINNING a Handboard easy.

Simply like Slyde on Facebook here.  Comment on the "Win It Before You Can Buy It" photo telling us why you should be the proud owner of the Woody Cobra Handplane. We will pick the top 5 comments and then leave the voting up to our fans! Steve Kramer of Lancaster, PA won the our first giveaway of a Bamboo handboard with:

" I will be handboarding the rough shore break of Cape May, NJ. It is dangerous and adventurous...So I need a board that follows in the words of the Kung Fu Master, and possible closet handboarder,  Bruce Lee. ‘Notice that the stiffest tree is most easily cracked, while the bamboo survives by bending with the wind.’"

We were amped to find out that Steve is an athletic trainer for sports teams in Amish country.  The big win will help spread the stoke and love of body surfing to uncharted territories.  Let your creative juices flow!  Head to our Facebook page today! "Win It Before You Can Buy It"  Slyde into the Summer of Your Dreams!

steve watts
steve watts

Growing up in South Africa, Steve spent his youth dreaming of far off places. After spending eight years extensively traveling to many of the great surf destinations of the world getting dengue fever, having a near death experience from a falling coconut in mexico, Surviving a 15 foot drop on a handboard on a Nias bomb, jumping from every rock he could find without adequate health insurance. and comprehensively debunking the myth there are no waves in Thailand, even if they are small. He decided it was time for a a degree. Steve Graduated from Central Saint Martins School of Art and Design in London with a degree in product design. He missed his graduation to go surfing in Californian, found a kindred spirit with Venice and never left