AIPA Surfing’s New Image Sting shaped by Slingerland (early 1970’s)


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AIPA Surfing’s New Image 7’2 single fin sting. Shaped by Mike Slingerland in the early 1970’s, serial #4637.  All original condition. *100% of the commission Surfboard Hoard receives from this sale will be donated to the Ben Aipa Legacy GoFundMe campaign to assist the Aipa family with medical bills*

“Da Sting” is the board design that changed the world of surfing. In the early 70’s Ben Aipa envisioned and produced “Da Sting”. The first winged board created. The unmistakable outline ushered in one of the most revolutionary moments in surf history. The Stings influence can be seen in all winged boards to date. The positioning of the wing enables an early release and sharper turn. 

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