Lightning Bolt

Bio The seed of Lightning Bolt began in 1968 when Jack Shipley met Gerry Lopez while mutually shaping for Surfline Hawaii. As surfers they understood the demand for performance in their shape and design of their surfboards. with the advent of new materials, surfing took a quantum leap forward and Lightning bolt was the leader. Born in Hawaii, in the backyard shaping rooms, Lightning Bolt was a new standard for the shortboard revolution.

Universe Lightning Bolt’s fashionable and functional collection offers various styles created by a young and experienced team of designers who are inspired by the true spirit of soul surfing and its riders’ lifestyle.