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Alternative Design Surf Boards

At Black Square Surfboards, Ryan Chelman creates a range of alternative design boards. Here are a selection of our designs and suggested sizes.

Custom options are always available just contact us for more information.

**SALE** 'FiiSH' - 5'10 x 20 1/4 x 2 9/16 - 37.5L - Normally $695.00 Now $495.00 ~ abstract resin tint deck patch, futures fin plugs,


Classic FISH outline, with deep swallow tail, and volume and wide point pushed forward.

A flat bottom, and a tried and trusted rocker combine with our own refined template twin fins to create a fish that can still perform.

We recommend riding 4-5 inches, and 1 inch wider than you standard shortboard.

from $795.00

Typical sizes:

  • Ryan rides 5'7 x 20 x 2 7/16 - 33.6L

*Sizes are only for a guide. Custom options always available



Fast, loose, and loads of fun!

The SWORDFISH is a quad-fin fish with a slight single concave between the fins and a wide, deep swallow tail.

The rocker combines with the rail line to produce a good balance between generating speed and controlling speed, while allowing the rider to still turn and perform.

Order 2-4 inches shorter than your standard shortboard.

from $695.00

Typical Sizes:

  • Ryan rides 5'8 x 19 3/4 x 2 1/2 - 32.0L

*Sizes are only for a guide. Custom options always available

classic single


A clean, CLASSIC SINGLE fin outline from the late 70's, with forward wide point and smooth round tail.

Flat through the front and mid sections, and small vee in the tail.

Beak optional!

from $695.00


Typical sizes:

  • available from 5'8 up to 7'2


*Sizes are only for a guide. Custom options always available

mini simmons


The Mini-Simmons is a half sized, modernised tribute to the legendary 50's surfboard design pioneer, Bob Simmons.

Shaped from a stringer-less blank, rolled up to the deck in the front end, blending into 60/40 rails in the middle, and soft down rails in the rear. A deepening single concave running out the tail, and glassed-on hand foiled half-moon keel fins.

Great for hollow, running waves up to shoulder high.

from $795.00


Typical Sizes:

  • Pictured board - 5'3 x 21 x 2 3/4
'EGG ROLL' - 6'10 x 21 1/2 x 2 7/8 - $995.00 ~ abstract resin tint bottom with cut laps, 3/4 volan deck patch, single fin box with drill through leash hole, gloss/polish finish coat.


Traditional Egg template with traditional foil and bottom shape. Rolled uder the nose, 60/40 rails in the centre, and flat bottom shape with down rails in the tail. Single fin with side bite option.

from $795.00


Typical sizes:

  • Coming soon......

*Sizes are only for a guide. Custom options always available

pintail single


An iconic PINTAIL SINGLE fin template with long smooth lines, made for surfing waves with long smooth lines..

A rolled deck with full rails and a flat panel vee through the back half.

I think Gerry would be proud!

from $795.00

Typical sizes

  •  available from 6'10 up to 8'6
  • (pictured - 7'6 x 19 1/2 x 2 7/8)

*Sizes are only for a guide. Custom options always available