In the Shaping Bay with Marcio Zouvi – The man behind Sharp Eye Surfboards takes us on a tour of his San Diego factory

In the Shaping Bay with Marcio Zouvi – The man behind Sharp Eye Surfboards takes us on a tour of his San Diego factory

Zouvi got his feet wet as a shaper when he was a young kid back in Brazil. “In the ’70s, it wasn’t easy to get quality materials to make surfboards in Brazil,” Zouvi tells us in the edit above, on a recent visit to his shaping bay. “My first board was actually grabbing a longboard, peeling all the glass off, grabbing the foam, and reshaping it.

Purchased in 2010, the 4000-square-foot Sharp Eye Surfboards headquarters is comprised of a few shaping bays, a sanding area, a glassing room, and contains all the necessary bells and whistles that allow Zouvi and his team to pump out 3,000 boards on average per year.

Read more here: Surfer Mag

In the Shaping Bay with Marcio Zouvi   The man behind Sharp Eye Surfboards takes us on a tour of his San Diego factory surf photo  In the Shaping Bay with Marcio Zouvi   The man behind Sharp Eye Surfboards takes us on a tour of his San Diego factory surf photo  In the Shaping Bay with Marcio Zouvi   The man behind Sharp Eye Surfboards takes us on a tour of his San Diego factory surf photo

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