Longboard Bag – Surfboard Bag

Longboard Bag – Surfboard Bag

Light gray denier polyester exterior, 1/4 inch padded surfboard bag. Designed for day and/or light travel use. We have been making surfboard bags in Costa Mesa, California since 1999.   Our longboard bags come with a open fin slot and external tie down loops to tie the board bag to the roof of a car with surfboard tie down straps.   We use white nylon lining for our board bag interior. This smoother material makes it easy to slide your board in and out of the bag.   Our bags include a exterior storage pouch for fins, leash, wax and wax comb. A hard rubber handle and a removable shoulder strap.        ...
Vitamin Blue Roof Rack Pads

Vitamin Blue Roof Rack Pads

Vitamin Blue roof rack pads non logo are available in 18 inch, 27 inch, 36 inch and 54 inch length sizes. They come in non fade black, gray, camo, black floral, blue floral, pink floral and red floral. We offer a complete selection of rack pads styles to fit all types of roof rack cross bars – thin flat & wide, round or square, thick & wide or oval. Our roof rack pads are available in the following styles; AERO rack pads (1/2 inch thick foam, designed to fit flat, wider and thinner car factory cross bar racks that are 2 inch to 2.875 inch wide), REGULAR rack pads (3/4 inch thick foam, designed to fit round or square aftermarket cross bar racks that are 1 inch to 2 inch wide, i.e. Yakima, Thule) and WIDE rack pads (designed to fit wider and thicker cross bar racks that are 3.25 inch to 4.5 inch wide by 1.5 inch to 2 inch thick, i.e. Thule Xsporter Truck Rack, TracRac Truck Rack, Thule Aeroblade and Yakima Whispbar. Upon request, Vitamin Blue can make custom length size roof rack pads. We make all our roof rack pads in our factory in Costa Mesa, California,...
SUP Coffin Travel Bag – Vitamin Blue

SUP Coffin Travel Bag – Vitamin Blue

  A Custom Vitamin Blue 8’3″ Double Coffin Travel Bag for Jarrod from Hermosa Beach, California. Enjoy your SUP surf trip!! This bag includes charcoal gray 600 denier with pvc backing exterior, .5″ foam, white nylon interior, three handles (nose, center sidewall and tail), full zipper protection guard, full length zipper, shoulder strap and exterior Velcro pouch for storing shoulder strap when not in use.     Inside are a .25″ foam board divider panel and two board tie down straps with metal d-rings for durability.     All the panel edges (top, sidewall and bottom) are reinforced with 1.5″ webbing to prevent the seams from tearing open.  There are three tie down compression straps with metal d-rings on each side of the bag. Also on each side of the bag are two tie down loops for securing the bag with tie down straps to the roof of a rental car.     Inside the Coffin travel bag is a zippered accessories pouch for fins, leashes and other surf trip...
Dano Longboard 9’9″ Old Pleasure

Dano Longboard 9’9″ Old Pleasure

  My new longboard. Dano shaped this 9’9″ Old Pleasure with a glassed on single fin, a redwood stringer and volan glass for himself for a trip to Hawaii but it was too long to put on the plane…I got lucky!! I can’t wait to get this in the water! We’ll be making a nice custom Vitamin Blue board bag for this soon. Dano shapes and glasses his boards at PureGlass in Costa Mesa, California, a few blocks away from our warehouse. A few months ago Vitamin Blue started making longboard bags for Dano to ship his Dano longboards to Japan. Thanks for your business...
Thule Xsporter Truck Rack Pads

Thule Xsporter Truck Rack Pads

  A custom set of Thule Xsporter Truck Rack Pads. Our WIDE nonlogo covered rack pads only pad top of cross bar with three inch securing Velcro strips on each flap. They are designed to fit wider and thicker cross bar racks, 3.25″ to 4.5″ wide by 1.5″ to 2″ thick, i.e. Thule Xsporter Truck Rack, TracRac Truck Rack, Thule Aeroblade and Yakima Whispbar. We offer our WIDE Roof Rack Pads in stock lengths of 27″ and 36″ or custom lengths. Available colors are non fade black and light gray. Made by Vitamin Blue in Costa Mesa, California....
Surfboards 1970s – Washington and Kennedy

Surfboards 1970s – Washington and Kennedy

Surfboards 1970s – Stanley Washington & Glen Kennedy in Santa Monica, CA in 1973. Stanley moved to California from Alabama. Glen, a good friend of Vitamin Blue’s, owns, operates and shapes Kennedy Surfboards in Woodland Hills, California....
Bark Prone Paddleboard Bag

Bark Prone Paddleboard Bag

  Working on some 12’0″ and 14’0″ Surftech Bark Commander Prone Paddleboard Bags. These bags include 1/4 inch foam padding, light gray denier exterior, white nylon interior, a Velcro water bottle slot on the top side, a Velcro fin slot on the bottom side, a handle, a shoulder strap with metal d-rings and metal clips, zipper pull tabs and a full length zipper. Made by Vitamin Blue in Costa Mesa, California. We also make custom prone paddle board bags and board bags of any length and width. Please contact us for more information. It’s great to see the incredible growth in prone paddle boarding over the last few...
Surfboard Bag for a Velzy Balsa Surfboard

Surfboard Bag for a Velzy Balsa Surfboard

We are fortunate to be making a surfboard bag for a Velzy Balsa Surfboard. This rare surfboard was shaped in 1951 or 1952. This surfboard will be included in The California Gold Vintage Surf Auction in Culver City, California in September 2015. Dale Velzy was a true surfboard pioneer! He was the first to open a Surf Shop, located in Manhattan Beach, California in 1950. The first to put a logo on a surfboard (the picture of his round logo with the rope border). The first to sponsor a surfer (I don’t know who this was). The first to make surf logo tee shirts. Well done...
SUP Surf Travel Bag Day Bag

SUP Surf Travel Bag Day Bag

A custom Vitamin Blue 8’11” SUP surf travel bag day bag for Bill from Mill Valley, California. We’ve made a few SUP surf travel bags for Bill! This bag includes light gray 600 denier with pvc backing exterior, white nylon interior, 1/2 inch foam padding, additional webbing on exterior to reinforce the seams, 2 handles (side rail and top center). Plus an interior mesh storage pouch for fins-leashes-and surf trip essentials, full length zipper protection guard,  full length zipper, zipper pull tabs, a padded shoulder strap and an exterior Velcro pouch to store the shoulder strap when not in use. Made by Vitamin Blue in Costa Mesa, California. This SUP surf travel bag is ideal for airplane travel and or day trip...
Redwood Surfboard 10’4″ 1930’s

Redwood Surfboard 10’4″ 1930’s

  A 10’4″ redwood surfboard just arrived from Hawaii, still covered in green plastic saran wrap. We are proud to be making custom Vitamin Blue board bag for this rare piece of surfing history. The initials DOK carved into the deck of the surfboard stand for David Olaus Klausmeyer. David built this board at the Outrigger Canoe Club in Waikiki in the 1930’s. This surfboard will up for auction at The California Gold Vintage Surf Auction. The auction will take place on Saturday, September 26th at The Veteran’s Memorial Auditorium in Culver City,...