Our new stock of 2015 Xcel winter wetsuits is just about to arrive! We thought it would be the perfect time to take a closer look into whats going to be on offer for the 2015/16 winter session. First of all we are going to take a closer look at the Xcel Drylock winter wetsuit. This suit is Xcels top end suit and is available in a hooded and non-hooded version Xcel's most advanced wetsuit now features even more TDC Thermo Dry Celliant, Xcel's warmest wetsuit lining ever. TDC's clinically proven Smart Fiber Technology recycles your body heat into infrared energy f..
Here at Zuma Jay we have a great range of body boards, from entry level to expert. In this post we are going to take a look into this great selection of boards with the help from Nigel, and little Nigel. Our whole range of body board features a Polyethylene core which can quite literally be bent right in half without breaking. Cheaper boards despite looking top end, tend to have a polystyrene core and as soon as they are bent slightly they will snap in half. Think a cubic metre of water weighs a ton, add this to the force of a wave and it doesn’t take much for the ch..
Summer Surfing with the Zuma Jay Serpent Surfboard With summer in full swing. We have been making great use out of our shop demo Serpents and found this board is great for those summer waves. The Serpent is our nod to popular Takayama Scorpion, and we found that this board really performs in solid and small waves. The pin tail allows this board to be really tight in turns and it absolutely flys when ridden towards nose. We have found this model is an excellent alternative for some one looking for a “shorter longboard” and to have a real ..
2015 Summer Reef flip flops collection With summer fast approaching here at Zuma Jay we have just had our 2015 stock of reef flip flops arrive with us. So we thought it would be a good idea to take a closer look at the rad 2015 collection Men's Reef Collection The Reef Fanning Ultimate New for 2015 the reef fanning has had the the ultimate upgrade now available with high quality full grain leather upper and foot bed with a contoured compression moulded EVA mid-sole and anatomical arch support making this..
With the new release of even more models in the TL Pro Carbon construction from Surftech, we thought we will take a look at into the TL Pro Carbon in some more detail and see what all the hype is about. For 2015 Surftech have added loads of new and old shapes to their TL Pro Carbon range including the much talked about Channel Islands Al Merrick Biscuit and Average Joe. From Rusty the Yes Thanks has also been added to the ever growing range. Its now not only the short boards that are available in TL Pro Carbon. New for 2015 Surftech have introduced into the..
The Zuma Jay quick guide to our local custom made summer board selection All the boards in this review are locally custom shaped for us here at Zuma Jay. We pride ourselves on the shapers we support and can therefore offer any of our boards in any length, shape, fin set up, volume colour and finish. Rather than confuse surfers with volumes and weight ratios, being an actual shop here at Zuma Jay we always recommend you pop in and check out the boards for yourself plus we have pretty much all boards to test out in our demo fleet ..
Its been an exciting week here at Zuma Jay, as we have just taken delivery of the new 2015 spring summer C-skin wetsuits, and we cant wait to try them out. Here's a sneak peak of the new top-end for this coming season THE HOTWIRED 'WORLD’S HOTTEST WETSUIT' The Hot Wired has had some changes for Summer 2015, with exclusive DryKnit+ thermal lining inside the chest and back, which uses a foil reflective layer under the DryKnit to utilise the bodies radiant heat, and reflect it back to the core. The suit also includes new Air Foam, H2X Dry Flex oute..
New Zuma Jay Board Room It's been a very busy few week here at the shop, What with the new Zuma Jay website, new live advert free Bude and Widemouth surf cameras and now a sort of new board room! Over the years the board room has moved around the shop starting life in the main room (Now the wetsuit room) &..
New Stock arriving 28th January – Pre order now. 10’6 Sprinter – Stable and fast A sprint competition prone paddleboard, ideal for a person weighing 120-160lbs. Stable and fast, the 10’6” has handles in the front at the mid-ship, along with rail handles on both sides for the run up the beach. Tuflite construction provides incredible durability. 12' Commander – A proven winner! Great in all conditions This is THE stock paddleboard. This hybrid design with its heavily domed deck, boxy rails and deep knee well is the culmination of Joe's 30+ years of board..
Advert Free Zuma Jay Surf Cameras and Surf Report, Now Live Here at Zuma Jay not only have we just launched our brand new, and improved website we would also like to introduce you to our new Advert Free HD Surf Cameras. Where you can check out if the surf is pumping, at both Widemouth Bay and Bude, without taking a step out the front door. Our Surf Check Cameras will always be advert free, so you can see what the surf is doing as soon as you click on the page. With the launch of the cameras we have also put in place a new surf report page. Providing you with bo..
Futures Fins Ride Number FEEL = Flex + Rake + Foil Choosing your next set of Futures Fins has never been easier, with the new Ride Number System. Futures fins have recently introduced their new system, to make sure you get the right set of fins for your surfing style. Futures have taken into account the flex, rake and foil of each of their fins, and charted them from one to ten. Fins closer to the lower end of scale have more control. Giving you a solid, engaged fin that is predictable. These are often favourite's among more pow..