Surfboard Help Guides and Advice


Choosing a Surfboard - A Beginners Guide

Choosing a Surfboard - A Beginners Guide

This guide will help you decide on choosing the best board for your needs and the most important factors in surfboard selection.


Isle Surfboard Models Suggested Size and Weight Chart

Isle Surfboard Models Suggested Size and Weight Chart

We offer several lines of surfboards in a variety of shapes and sizes. We have put together this helpful chart of dimensions, suggested weight and recommended skill level and wave heights


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Surfboard Volume Using the Guild Factor

All Suggested Surfboard Weights by Skill level are calculated using a GF Factor from a Volumetric Table created by Whitney Guild. Read this article learn more about Surfboard Volume and Guild Factor.


Surfboard Shapes Buyers Guide

Surfboard Shapes Buyers Guide

If you are buying your first surfboard or your last, finding the right board can be a little confusing. There are a lot of factors that need to be considered when looking for a board: your weight and height, ability, type of waves you will surf in, and most importantly your personal preference of what you are looking to get out of your new board.


Surfers Guide to Epoxy Surfboard Construction

Surfers Guide to Epoxy Surfboard Construction

Isle manufactures the highest quality epoxy surfboards and this is a helpful guide to explain the sometimes confusing details between the different surfboard construction methods of Epoxy Vrs Fiberglass.


Beginner Surfboards

Beginner Surfboards

What constitutes a good beginner surfboard? For starters, the board should be durable, easy to paddle, and stable while riding. We offer an enormous selection of beginner surfboards that are excellent for those with little to no surfing experience.


Funboard Surfboards Buyers Guide

Funboard Surfboards Buyers Guide

A funboard surfboard is a perfect board for an array of surfers especially beginners. The funboard combines characteristics of both short boards and longboards. Typically, a funboard will be midsize ranging from 7’- 8’. Is a funboard right for you? Read on to find out.


Longboard Surfboards Buyers Guide

Longboard Surfboards Buyers Guide

Longboard surfboards utilize a classic template that is geared towards beginner and intermediate surfers getting started or longtime surfers who like the feel and fluidity of riding a longboard. We offer a wide variety of longboard surfboard designs.


Mini Malibu Surfboards

Mini Malibu Surfboards

No longer do you paddle out in the water and only see a bunch of guys surfing. The beaches are running rampant with female surfers, and their presence is being felt! Many gifted women are joining the ranks of the men as some of the best surfers in the world.


You’re Guide to Fish Surfboards

You’re Guide to Fish Surfboards

The fish surfboard has proven one of the most versatile surfboard designs to come out of San Diego California by shaper Steve Lis in the late sixties. He was the first to take the kneeboard style surfboards of the time and add the famous swallow tail and twin fin setup.


Retro-Style Fish Surfboard

Retro-Style Fish Surfboard

The retro-style fish surfboard has been making a strong comeback in the line-ups over the past couple years. Its unique design has stood the test of time and continues to work for surfers in today's era.


Surfboard Design and Shaping Basics

Surfboard Design and Shaping Basics

This helpful guide breaks down the most common design elements in modern surfboard shaping and explains how they affect the performance of your board. We cover Dimensions, Rocker, Tail Design, Bottom Contours and Fin Setups


Buy Surfboards Online and Save

Buy Surfboards Online and Save

sle is your one stop shop to buy surfboards online. We have the widest selection of surfboard styles and dimensions anywhere on the internet. We understand not everyone lives near a beach community with a local surf shop.


Cheap Surfboards For Sale

Cheap Surfboards For Sale

We understand surfing can be an expensive sport. With this in mind our focus has been to offer a cheap surfboard with the best possible quality. Our lines of inexpensive high quality surfboards are perfect for the beginner surfer looking to get started in the sport without breaking the bank. Everything from a retro fish all the way up to a classic long board.


Hundreds of Surfboards For Sale

Hundreds of Surfboards For Sale

Isle offers the widest selection of surfboards for sale on the internet. Our selection provides many types of shapes for all levels of surfers including beginners, intermediate and advanced. We offer competitive online prices with Free USA shipping 24/7.


Womens Surfboards

Womens Surfboards

No longer do you paddle out in the water and only see a bunch of guys surfing. The beaches are running rampant with female surfers, and their presence is being felt! Many gifted women are joining the ranks of the men as some of the best surfers in the world.


Surfboard Prices

Surfboard Prices

As you begin shopping around for the right board at the best price, you will undoubtedly notice a significant price difference between our boards and your local retailers. Why is that? We focus all of our attention into the production of our boards, not the maintenance of running your beach-side surf shop.