Performance surfboards from shaper Darren Handley

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Darren Handley Designs was born in sunny Australia on the famed Gold Coast . A unique place where the waves and the conditions make the whole world dream . It was there that Darren acquired his exceptional and recognized know-how in the manufacture of responsive and high- performance surfboards .

Considered one of the best shapers in the world, Darren has made many boards for professional surfers . Among these many achievements we can mention the board of Mick Fanning (triple A SP world champion) as well as that of Stephanie Gilmore , 7 times world champion . A record of 9 victories at the World Surfing Championship, enough to confirm the quality and technicality of the DHD boards .

The manufacture of DHD boards is not only the fruit of the work of a simple shaper. Daren Handley is more than that , he makes his boards with passion . He devoted his life to wanting to pass on to others his experience and his so rare and precious know-how. Even today “at almost 50 years old, I still take the sander and I work in the shaping room , I 'm still in it. I'm always looking to make the perfect surfboard and for that I surround myself with the most skilled workers in the business to create that ultimate race to the perfect board ” - DH.

The Australian brand quickly became known worldwide thanks to the authenticity and passion for the work of the founder . DHD boards are recognized for being high performance models with a touch of modernity . Leader on the Australian market , DHD is constantly renewing and developing with the daily inspiration of the brand's team riders.

The board models

DHD (Darren Handley Designs) surfboards are known to be some of the best boards made and engineered entirely in Australia . These are then redistributed in Europe by the company SDG Distribution .

The company manufactures 4 different ranges of boards :

  • Pro Series : The brand's highest performance surfboards .
  • Core Series : Modern and versatile boards .
  • Travel Series : The most versatile models for all wave types and heights .
  • Summer Series : Fish surfboards , perfect for the summer season .

We are therefore very proud to offer you on HawaiiSurf different models of DHD boards , which complete and improve our range of surf products . It is important for us to highlight brands with unique and authentic know-how in the production of their products .

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