Icons of Foam

Although it is organized as a competition, and its heart the Icons of Foam Shape-Off is a tribute to exceptional shapers who practice this sacred craft. Honoring Bing Copeland this year (as selected by him) are defending champion Rick Rock, East Coast Surf Expo Shape-off Champion Josh Peterson, and six others tbd. The four semi-finalists will all receive special commemorative engraved Nixon watches with the Boardroom logo. Additionally, the second place shaper receives $500. The winner will receive $1000 and their name added to the Mike Marshall Perpetual Trophy.


is celebrated in Del Mar in 2023