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    Joistik Japan Team

    Welcome to the family Ren Murakami

    Welcome to the team Ren Murakami. We are stoked to have you on board. An awesome surfer with an ear-to-ear permanent smile, Ren embodies the Joistik spirit. Ren rode his brother Shun Murakami's magic Silent Savage into the ground before ordering a replica. He joins good friends Reo and Dai

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    Life of a Wombat – The Vertrix2

    Team rider Dai Wako rides the Vertrix2 to great effect in the JPSA competition and whilst free surfing in Simeulue. The Vertrix2 is an update to our popular Vertrix performance model, which works well with intermediate to pro surfers in hollow conditions. The Vertrix2 is very responsive, great for in

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    Japan Trip September 2018

    I had a fantastic trip to Japan with my family, including my first visit to Okinawa Island. Whilst in Okinawa I shaped 30+ boards at 55 Glassing and got to spend time with good friends Taka and Mar. Check out the video of my trip and my time in the

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    The Inaugural Finless Cup

      The 2018 Fin Less Cup took place featuring the Joistik Japan team surf at Dylan Rights on Simeulue Island.  Who will take out the inaugural win?   [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=6&v=Vim2-xzjids[/embed]

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    56 years and ripping

    Two more classic video's from 56 year old Japanese ripper Paisen on his Karboload V2SV. The V2SV is suitable for all ages and surfing ability. I hope I can surf this good when I am 56!   The V2SV is designed to keep your high performance surfing dialled in all waves, the

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    The Vertrix featuring Arashi Kato

    Arashi Kato and Reo Kanao gave the new small wave Vetrix mod a test drive in choppy conditions at home. Reo rides his sub-Vertrix at 5'7 x 18 7/8 x 2 9/32 which is 26.04L.  Arashi rides a 5'8 x 18 5/8 x 2 1/4 sub-Vertrix which comes in at 25.83L. Both

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    Arashi Kato featuring Karboload CabSav2

    Arashi Kato is having a great run on the WSL this year coming second at 2017 Jack's Surfboards Pro last week. He is home training and looking good for the upcoming event at Chiba.   "This year I have my focus on all of the QS and so stoked to have this opportunity to

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    Shun Murakami rides The Silent Savage

    20 year old Shun Murakami is one of Japan's best surfers and is currently 65th in the Qualifying Series. Shun is an amazing surfer who has all of the talent and competitive drive needed to be at the forefront of the Japanese charge for years to come. Shun is capable of mixing it

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    2016 Joistik Japan Tour

    I had a great week in Japan spent shaping custom orders, eating amazing food and meeting customers. We held a demo day where I had some really fun surfs and met so many great people. I finished off with an insane trip to Niijima island with the team. Check out the

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