The Takayama In The Pink (SHOP NOW). One of the many Donald Takayama models that we have recently added to our racks at Zak Surfboards. Billed as the ultimate high performance noserider this is by far one of his best selling models. A boards that is a welcome addition to anyone’s surfboard quiver.
Able to surf anything from one foot dribblers to solid overhead conditions. The in the Pink successfully combines the best features from traditional and modern longboard designs. Plenty of trim and glide, while remaining nimble and easy to redirect. The Takayama in the Pink is a great choice as the one and only longboard you own.
With soft, tucked rails for the perfect combination of hold and release. Coupled with a fuller outline & finely tuned foil, the Takayama In the Pink design is truely a joy to surf. Stable and predictable to walk and noseride, with fantastic wave pick-up. Off the tail its all smooth carving and catch-free transitions from rail to rail.
Donald Takayama’s legacy is a decades long history of shaping boards for some of history’s best surfers. Nat Young, David Nuuhiwa & Joel Tudor are just a few of the noteable surfers that Donald has fine tuned his designs with. Famous for his progressive designs and shaping heritage, Donald effortlessly combines the best aspects of traditional and high performance designs.