Rusty's right hand man, Rick Hamon, has been shaping with Rusty since pretty much the beginning. Learn a bit more about this master craftsman...
Click the image below to liston to Rick talk about his time as a shaper with Rusty Surfboards and watch a video clip of him shaping.
Date of Birth: July 27th, 1950
Home Town: Corpus Christi, Texas
Started Surfing: 1964
Started Shaping: 1966
Shaping with Rusty Since: 1988
Approx. # of Boards Shaped: 40,000+
Best Surf Trip: Mainland Mexico - 1969
Stance: Regular Foot
Hobbies: Mountain Biking, Machine Shop, Old Cars and Motorcycles
Favorite Type of Board to Shape: Anything but a six channel
Least Favorite Board to Shape: A six channel
Favorite Boards from the Past: Eggs
Favorite Wave in the World: A warm right point
Travels: Mainland Mexico, Central America, Carribean, Hawaii, Fiji, Japan
Future Travel Plans: Yes
Something Interesting: Perfecting the art of crashing on a mountain bike
Team Riders Shaped For: Jeff Booth, Shane Powell, Todd Chesser, Taylor Knox, Kalani Robb, Pat O’Connell, Hobgoods, Chris Ward, Flea, Kawika Stillwell, Kalani Chapman, Marlon Gerber, Nate Yeomans, and what’s his name...