Paipos

Paipo Glide paipo boards – the true bodyboard

The paipo (paepo) is a short solid surfboard designed to be ridden prone.

Photo by Mike Newman – catching the Porthleven wave.

The paipo was the first board type that Andy built.

Hollow Balsa paipo fish with inlay

Th first boards were hollow using the airplane wing construction. They are fast.

This is a hollow paipo fish in action in Wales
Tulipwood solid paipo
Solid wood paipo