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Longboard magazine.
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The Ugly noserider longboard, since 1966, and Super Ugly mini mid-size funboard noserider, since 1967, have been and still are the ultimate measuring sticks for noserider designs.  Ugly noseriders are stable throughout, get you to the nose and defy gravity for long noserides.

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Surf International magazine.  Photo by Leroy Grannis.
Surf International magazine. Photo by Leroy Grannis.
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The Ugly®“Special Edition”
The Ugly, Bob Purvey Design Special Edition (SE) is built to specifications established in 1966, is numbered and comes with a certificate of authenticity signed by Bob Purvey.  Check out the Legend.  The Special Edition specifications are based upon the prototype Bob rode that made The Ugly famous and became the production design of the ’60.
The Ugly Special Edition is the standard-bearer for noserider style longboards. It features the foam spreader for a wider nose (made famous by The Ugly), an extensive concave under the nose, a kicked up tail, soft 50/50 rails, high-density nose and tail blocks, boxed or glassed on fin, volan glass and a high gloss polished finish.  $2,300 (MSRP) 9′ to 10′ 6″
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The Ugly®“Limited Edition”
The Ugly, Bob Purvey Design Limited Edition (LE) of 250 hand crafted all wood surfboards comes with a Balsa wood core and other exotic wood laminations.  It is shaped to the original specifications of The Ugly, established in 1966, numbered and comes with a certificate of authenticity signed by Bob Purvey.  The composition of wood is limited only by your own imagination!  Wood laminations include a variety of types.  Contact us for details.Currently # 37 through # 242 are available.  $5,500 for 9′ to 10′ 6″
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Super Ugly®
The Super Ugly (SU) is competitively priced.  It’s design is based on the Ugly’s noserider shape, but proportioned down to the mid-size length.  We shortened The Ugly’s length and maintained the functional noserider facets. The Super Ugly design was spawned at the beginning of  shortboard revolution in 1967.  It’s the first Ugly innovation in the mid-length, “Fun-board,” size.  It’s the one-stepper:  Six feet to Eight feet four inch.  Although it maintains the integrity of the original Ugly design, the Super Ugly now includes state-of-the-art materials.  It’s faster, lighter and more durable too.  Starting at $865 for 6′ to 7′ 4″ and $885 for 7′ 5″ to 8′ 4″.  Deduct $20 for lighter weight, sanded finish (no gloss coat).  Contact us for extras pricing.
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The Ugly®“Hybrid”
The Hybrid (H) maintains the integral shape of the Ugly plus it incorporates state-of-the-art materials making it durable, lighter and a high performance noserider. Plus, its competitively priced.  Given the high polish of the Hybrid standard or the sanded finish of the ultra-light makes this surfboard one you’ll appreciate over time. Starting at $975  for 8′ 5″ to 9′ 6″, and starting at $1,005 for 9′ 7″ to 10′ 6″
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The Ugly®“Hybrid 2”
The Hybrid 2 (H2) has a pointed nose for directional flow, and faster turns from the nose.  It also incorporates state-of-the-art materials making it durable, lighter and a high performance noserider.  Its the standard longboard length, which takes two normal steps to get to the nose.   Plus, its competitively priced.  Starting at $975  for 8′ 5″ to 9′ 6″, and starting at $1,005 for 9′ 7″ to 10′ 6″.  Deduct $20 for lighter weight blank and sanded finish (no gloss coat). Contact us for pricing on extras.
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Super Ugly® 2
The new mid-size length Super Ugly 2 (SU2) has a pointed nose for directional flow, and faster turns from the nose.  The SU2 includes state-of-the-art materials too.  It’s faster, lighter and more durable.  The SU2 super fast one-stepper, from six feet to eight feet for inches.  And, it’s competitively priced too.  Starting at $865 for 6′ to 7′ 4″, and starting at $885 for 7′ 5″ to 8′ 4″.  Deduct $20 for lighter weight blank and sanded finish (no gloss coat). Contact us for pricing on extras.
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Riding for Mother Earth

Who, among eight world class women surfers invited to compete with eight world class men surfers, nose to nose, can get the most cumulative nose-time on a series of magnificent waves at world famous Malibu Surfrider Beach, when waves show perfect shapes and size.

Join EcoMalibu’s made-for-mobile-media program, which integrates wetland education, and Malibu’s contribution to the history and culture of surfing, into a live webcast of an innovative professional surfing contest. 

The Malibu NoseRiding Invitational (MNI), will feature world-class women surfers competing, nose to nose, with world-class men surfers for the first time.  The live webcast will air on a dedicated web site, when the surf is optimal.

The MNI will be used to generate excitement throughout summer and draw attention to our web site(s), disseminate educational video content about the importance of wetlands and the historical and cultural contribution of Malibu on the sport of surfing, leading up to and during the contest.

Make your product brand stand out front with this first-ever, innovative, multi-media surf environment event. For branding opportunities contact info@EcoMalibu.org.

“Like” us at www.facebook.com/MalibuNoseRidingInvitational to get the latest updates and see photos & videos of some of the possible contenders.

Visit MalibuNoseRiding.com for more information.

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BOB PURVEY NOSERIDING
CLIPS FROM “FOLLOW ME”

Noseriding is the quintessential skill when longboarding.  Ugly boards enable great noserides!  Check out Bob Purvey’s noseriding skill in this video. 
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UGLY NOSERIDERS
IN 30 SECONDS

Want to stand out front, feel the thrill of noseriding? Want to feel like you’re surfing on a wave with just your feet?  Then you have to ride The Ugly cause the nose lift will make you do it.  Ugly boards are perfect for beginners too because of the extraordinary stability throughout its length. Check it out – watch the video. You can noseride too!
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COMPILATION VIDEO FROM
FOLLOW ME (1968)

This is a 26 second video compilation from the surfing odyssey movie titled Follow Me that Bob Purvey starred in with Mary Lou McGinnis and Claude Codgen, released by Cinerama in 1968!  In this video you’ll see the skill of surfing that went into the design of The Ugly and Super Ugly surfboards.  Bob Purvey tested surfboards and experimented with a great variety of shapes from the time he was 14 years old.
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The Ugly Shoppe

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