Richard Kotch and his Bing Dart

June 08, 2015

We all know that the best surf days are those when Surfline says ‘Poor,’ but we paddle out anyways and the conditions end up being super fun. Well, Richard Kotch had one of those days but to the next level. Richard describes the day:

“Sometimes you’ve just got to paddle out! This morning had moments but it was nothing special, I had been swimming for a couple hours when a big squall hit and ripped the swell apart…complete whiteout conditions and totally un surfable so we went in for a coffee…twenty mins later the sky lightened slightly and the wind hinted at backing off so I paddled out. The next 45 mins were the best waves I’ve seen so far this season!”

Richard is riding his Bing Surfboards Dart Round Pin, and really proving that this board can handle anything from medium days here in Encinitas, to huge 3x overhead days in the Maldives. Way to really put this board through its paces Richard and thank you Amy Kotch for the amazing photograph!

Richard-Kotch-Dart







Also in Bing Surfboards Blog

In the Shaping Room Featuring the Bing Pig Performer Series
In the Shaping Room Featuring the Bing Pig Performer Series

May 01, 2020

Bing Global Sales Manager Royce Cansler and Master Shaper Matt Calvani in the first, 'In the Shaping Room' Instagram Live Video Series. Recap video and transcription of questions and answers from the recording.

View full article →

Mele Saili in Australia
Mele Saili in Australia

March 27, 2020

When I started traveling years ago I noticed how my surfing improved. Some people ask me what my favorite wave is in the entire world and I always pause and think for a moment. Although it’s hard to choose an all-time favorite, I always think of my time spent in Australia.

View full article →

Bing Surfboards x Duck Foot Brewing Collaboration
Bing Surfboards x Duck Foot Brewing Collaboration

March 20, 2020

Bing Surfboards teamed up with Duck Foot Brewing to create a perfect 'logger' beer. Brewed for the surfer in mind, the Bing Logger is a perfect day drinking beer suited for long days hanging at the beach, or wherever you find yourself under the sun. Enjoy indoors too, just have some surf movies playing in the background, and kick back dreaming of endless summer days riding your 'log'. Available Saturday, March 21st for delivery from Duck Foot Brewing Company in Miramar, California ( limited delivery ). Check out their website for details!

View full article →