Adrian Roper is indeed the man behind underground boards, he has been
making great windsurf boards for quite a while, more recently kite
boards. The contact info is:
Groundswell Sports Ltd/Sailboards Underground Ltd
16 Howe St
63 3 384 5086
Paul Watson & Debra Smith wrote:
> He also had a custom New Zealand made surf board. It was the best board
> I've ridden - I'd like to find who makes them: the main graphics said
> Underground and I think he said the builder was Adrian Roper??
> Can't find anything on the net.
> Anyone know more about them?
> G'day Karl,
> I have visited the Underground factory at Christchurch NZ which is right on
> the estuary there (where they test boards and Peter Lynn test ksurfkites).
> The boards are beautifully made, many of which have four fins and nice sharp
> rails. I borrowed one in NZ for a bit - they are really nice - even though I
> was pretty ordinary ;-). Ask Kane from Peter Lynn about them, he has been
> riding them for quite a while. He reads this list when he is not off
> competing, I think. Most Peter Lynn retailers should be able to sell them to
> Smooth Winds,
> Paul Watson