Hold Onto Your Butts, Check Out This Surfboard

Chris Cantore
Written by Chris Cantore

Vissla‘s annual Creators & Innovators Epicycle Contest — or,  recycled surfboard contest — pronounced Taylor Lane of Santa Cruz the winner for his entry of a surfboard filled with 10,000 cigarette butts.

Lane spent the summer collecting the butts during beach cleanups in central California, then incorporated them into the board, with recycled Styrofoam, to create a a 5’4 twin fin fish.  Here’s a look at his amazing creation:

A dozen entries were displayed at the Ecology Center in San Juan Capistrano.

About the author

Chris Cantore

Chris Cantore

Morning Radio Guy turned Digital Media Dude.
Host of The Cantore Show podcast.
Be Cool, No Kooks.