With roots that run almost as deep as they get, Robert August was bound to become an iconic name in the surf world. Influenced by his father Blackie August, a well known surfer in his own rights, Robert started surfing in the early 50's. By the mid 60's, Robert was blazing trails in the contest scene and had appeared in a number of films by legendary Bruce Brown, including and co-starring in The Endless Summer. He had also began working for Jacobs Surfboards in Hermosa beach, making his way from sales to shaping within a years time. Robert became an accomplished shaper and opened his own shop in 1974, thus becoming the Robert August Surf Co. Today, Robert August is a household name around the world. Offering classic Logs like the Wingnut and Wingnut II to fun Mid-Length and more performance alternatives like the Fun Dip. Get back to the roots and get yourself something the makes you stoked on surfing again. Feel the glide with Robert August Surfboards.