This Is Devon Howard
Surfer Devon Howard Playlist & Interview 29 Videos ･ Last Updated: May 14 2023
Measure twice, cut once. Be real. Respect the past, appreciate the now and look forward to the tomorrow. We are here for a brief moment, enjoy the ride.
Born and raised: San Diego, California
Based now: San Diego, California
Sponsors: KATIN, Channel Islands Surfboards, AXXE Classic
What do you like about where you live now?
Family, local surf spots
Where is your go-to surf spot?
Please tell us about the surfboard you usually ride. Brand, shaper, dimentions, fin setup, etc.
7'0 CI Mid by Channel Islands, 21 1/4 wide by 2 3/4" thick with 2+1 or Twin fin set up
Where are your favorite surf spots that you've been to?
J-Bay, Mentawais, Sunset Beach
Where are the surf spots you want to visit in the future that you've never been to?
Which do you like more, Air or Tube?
Which do you like more, Noseride or Maneuver?
Which one video would you highlight in this playlist and why?
CI Mid: Britt Breakdown. This video highlights something I am really proud of. Creating a board that reflects 2 decades of my life's passion combined with 50 years of design history and progression from Channel Islands. A second video would be Log Rap video Devon Howard revisits 66, this was made a few years ago and I think reflects everything I love about traditional longboard surfing.
Who are the surfers that inspire you?
Mikey February, Nat Young, Billy Hamilton, Skip Frye, Michael Peterson, Torren Martyn, Neal Purchase Jr
What are the surf films/videos that inspire you?
Hot Generation, Cosmic Children, Morning of the Earth, Free & Easy
What are the films/movies that inspire you?
Wes Anderson films
Other than surfing, what are you passionate about?
Critical thinking, reason, truth, integrity, principals, freedom, anti authoritarianism
Who are your favorite bands and musicians?
There are too many to choose here, please look at the Spotify list provided