Every one of Roland's hand shape surfboards and Longboards that comes out of the factory is considered a "Hi precision sculpture". We define them this way because each single board is a piece of art, They combine years of shaping and glassing experience, and the use of the highest quality materials.
We are aware that the surfboard market is very competitive, but we are confident that the perfomance, quality, craftmanship and excellent prices of our boards will meet or exceed your expectations Guaranteed Roland Chocarro has been shaping or "sculpturing' and glassing boards since 1979.
"The driving force behind Roland Surfboards is the demand on design created by the world greatest surfers, allowing for the highest performance surfing possible.
Over the years, Roland Surfboards has become synonymous with high-quality, hand-crafted custom boards, especially in high performance longboards.
He has owned and operated Surf Works Glassing since 1985. During this time he has had the opportunity (and he still does) to work with big names like HARBOUR, RUSTY, KEN BRADSHAW, DENIS JARVIS, DAVID NUUHIWA, BESSELL, BILL STEWART, GARY LINDEN, STEVE WALDEN and other excellent shapers from the South Bay area, learning the best of their skills and profesionalism, and developing his own personal style at the same time.
He has been supplying his custom shapes to different shops for 15 years under private labels and with his own signature. Roland has also been exporting boards to Argentina and Europe for nine years and to Japan for the last six.
With experience and know-how, Roland sees himself the right place at the right time for his surfboards to be exposed to a wider market.