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Podcast #101: Legendary Shaper Pat Rawson

Our special guest on this week’s and The Kiteboarder Magazine podcast is legendary shaper Pat Rawson. Pat has been shaping surfboards on Oahu’s North Shore since 1972. Distributed in 30 countries, his team riders have included such notables as “Buttons” Kaluhiokalani, Mark Richards, Tom Curren and Michael and Derek Ho. Pat will be joining host Ryan Riccitelli to talk to us about surf shapes and the new kite surfboard designs he came up with for Liquid Force, which will be available starting this February. For complete product info, check out Liquid Force’s new website at

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Show #101

(45:19Min. – 10.4MB)