Oct 14th, 2016 - This year’s Oktoberfest was another one for th ebooks. Waves were pumping and the weather was perfect. Congrats to Casey Continue Reading


Oct 4th, 2016 - Congratulations to team rider Casey Kiernan for taking the win this weekend and claiming the UST 2016 skim tour crown! Continue Reading


Sep 13th, 2016 - Episodes 1 – 4 of our new video series now live on YouTube! Fun times in Delaware with most of Continue Reading


Aug 30th, 2016 - The 35th Annual Zap Amateur World Championships in Dewey Beach was an exciting and HOT event! Contestants flocked to the Continue Reading


Aug 25th, 2016 - This past weekend the Florida Pro/AM went down at Vilano Beach in Northern Florida. When we showed up we were Continue Reading


Aug 14th, 2016 - Summer is almost over and it’s time to pick up a fresh board. The Zap Team stopped by a few Continue Reading

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Aug 9th, 2016 - This weekend! Watch the top AMs from all over the world compete for the title. We will have the tent Continue Reading


Jul 26th, 2016 - Dave Armstrong is a Florida native who comes from the province of Manasota. He likes to eat small animals and Continue Reading


Jul 20th, 2016 - Team rider Emanuel Embaixador took 3rd place last weekend at the annual Ocean Spirit Event in Santa Cruz, Portugal. Full Continue Reading


Jul 10th, 2016 - Weather and waves were spot on this weekend in Southern California. Team rider Naji Taha, Ace Conlon, and Dave Scott Continue Reading


Jul 3rd, 2016 - Happy 4th of July Weekend! Zap Skimboard has always and will always be Handmade here in the U S A. Continue Reading

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Jun 30th, 2016 - Team rider Emanuel Embaixador is back at the summer traveling around the globe. First to is Brazil, he caught a Continue Reading

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Jun 27th, 2016 - The sun was out and the day started with a glassy ocean but the wind picked causing a change in Continue Reading

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Jun 25th, 2016 - Day 1 Skim Bash – Words and Photos by Wendy Caputo The first day of Skim Bash this weekend in Continue Reading


Jun 13th, 2016 - The day before the South Side Shoot Out was sloppy but kind of fun in Dewey Beach, Delaware. Waves were Continue Reading


Jun 5th, 2016 - It was another successful contest weekend for the Zap crew. It was full of super fun waves, good vibes, and Continue Reading


Apr 17th, 2016 - Sunday Funday Session: It was a bit funky but still super fun today at West St. in Laguna Beach. Team Continue Reading


Apr 13th, 2016 - Team rider Kelmer Sandoval took 1st this past weekend at the Papiolas skim event at Playa Piratas. More photos coming Continue Reading


Apr 6th, 2016 - Read all about team rider Emanuel Embaixador’s trip down to Brazil and all of his adventures. Pics: Fabianna & Richard Continue Reading


Mar 23rd, 2016 - Day 1 Recap from Emanuel “Mega” Embaixador who advanced through round 1 today. “So the organization made the call for Continue Reading

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Mar 22nd, 2016 - Watch the Sununga live broadcast here!


Mar 14th, 2016 - Congratulations to team rider Gerardo Valencia takes 3rd place in the pro division this past weekend at the Competition De Continue Reading


Mar 7th, 2016 - In 2005, Zap Skimboards lost a very major component to the family. Owner & Founder, Bob Smetts’ wife, Karla Smetts Continue Reading


Feb 22nd, 2016 -  New interview with Brazilian team rider Bruno Sá! The 2016 Sununga event is right around the corner and Bruno has Continue Reading

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Feb 3rd, 2016 - Our team is always doing some pretty cool stuff. We have highlighted a few that you should already be following Continue Reading

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Jan 31st, 2016 -   Name: ET Baker Age: 25 Years Skimboarding: 11 Home Break: Mulligans & JC Beach Stance: Regular Preferred Zap Board: Amped-X Continue Reading


Jan 26th, 2016 - Team rider Gerardo Valencia takes 1st place at the 2016 Puerto Vallarta skim fest this past week. Also congratulations to Continue Reading


Jan 25th, 2016 - The 2016 board line up is here with a few changes! To start we have a brand new advanced shape Continue Reading


Jan 22nd, 2016 - Check out team Manager Jason Wilson on his annual trip to Eleuthera, Bahamas. Winter seems to be the best time Continue Reading


Jan 19th, 2016 - Well the 2016 Surf Expo was another successful event. We couldn’t be happier with all of our new boards. Stay Continue Reading


Jan 13th, 2016 - El Nino is in full effect right now and team riders Dave Scott and Emanuel Embaixador are taking full advantage. Continue Reading


Dec 31st, 2015 - January 2015 Surf Expo board review with the crew. February Roman Hager showcasing the new Zap Chimp Model. March Jason Continue Reading


Dec 27th, 2015 - Cole Hutchinson and friends enjoying this warm summer weather during December in Florida. We couldn’t ask for much more over Continue Reading


Dec 15th, 2015 - The winter swells have been pumping in California the past few weeks. Team riders Dave Scott and Naji Taha have Continue Reading


Dec 4th, 2015 - Costa Rica Skim Trip || Claro Skim Fest – Words By Max Smetts This past weekend the Claro Skim Fest Continue Reading


Nov 29th, 2015 - Gerardo takes 1st with Kelmer right behind him taking 2nd at the Costa Rican Skim Fest this weekend. Both of Continue Reading


Nov 29th, 2015 - Sunday Funday – California Leftovers A few leftovers of some fun sessions we had while team riders John Akerman, Max Continue Reading

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Nov 27th, 2015 - Best deals of the year! Time to get a fresh board at a great price.

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Nov 17th, 2015 - Welcome To The Team: ET Baker Down to earth and humble, this guy brings the good vibes down to the Continue Reading


Nov 7th, 2015 - During part 2 of Gerardos mini movie shoot, we took a break from filming to snap a few pics. The Continue Reading


Nov 2nd, 2015 - We are more then happy to release this rad video of team rider Gerardo Valencia. Gerardo has been continuing to Continue Reading


Oct 30th, 2015 - Recently team rider Dave Scott went down to mainland Mexico for a short skim mission. First session of the trip Continue Reading


Oct 24th, 2015 - In 2011 Hurricane Irene sent some swell to the east coast of Florida. We stumbled upon some awesome photo from Continue Reading


Oct 14th, 2015 - We recently donated a quiver of awesome skimboards to Ride Nature. Ride Nature is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that was Continue Reading


Oct 11th, 2015 - BRUNO Sá Takes First Place – words from Bruno – Salvador is an amazing place to skim and chill. The Continue Reading


Oct 2nd, 2015 - The crew making the best of the smaller swell yesterday in Laguna Beach, California. The water was crystal clear and Continue Reading


Sep 30th, 2015 - We have the crew out in California scoring some fun waves. The swell is a bit small but still super Continue Reading


Sep 25th, 2015 -   Name: Jed Currington Age: 35 Years Skimboarding: 33 Home Break: Vilano Beach, FL Stance: Goofy Preferred Zap Board: Large Boomhower Continue Reading


Sep 7th, 2015 - Hope everyone is having a fun labor day full of waves! The waves have been pretty on point out in Continue Reading


Aug 24th, 2015 - This past weekend the Florida Pro/Am at Vilano Beach went down, and it was quite the event. This year had Continue Reading