MAGIC STICK – TRU STARLING

MAGIC STICK – TRU STARLING

Tru Starling from North Narrabeen has been going from strength to strength in recent months! She’s been playing around with a few different board designs to find what’s best for her.

TRU STARLING

Name: Tru Starling
Country: Australia
Level: Junior competitive surfer
Shaper: James Cheal
Brand: Chilli Surfboards
Model: Spawn Mini
Dimensions: 5’5 x 18 x 2
Volume: 20.8 L
Fin System: FCS 2 – Kolohe Andino – Small
Tail: Rounded Square
Concave: Single
Wave Type: Up to 6ft

TRU STARLING

I’ve been working with Chilli for about a year now, developing a board that is right for me. I’ve been through about 4 or 5 boards and have been playing around with volume and tail designs. A few months back Laura Enever (also from North Narrabeen) lent me a couple of her boards to try which had a bit more volume under the front foot and more of a flat rocker, which I felt really suited my style of surfing.

Chilli and I went through and developed a really good board, which is the one I’m riding now. It’s great to surf close to where your shaper is and have that relationship with him.

x Tru

2017-03-14T07:07:55+00:00

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