Surf Garage opened in May of 2002 as a small vintage
surf shop located on Oahu. Since its inception, Surf Garage continues
to stock high end surfboards from Donald Takayama, Chris Christenson,
Bing, Dick Brewer, Firewire, Hobie, Robert August, Ben Aipa, Scott Anderson,
Surfboards Makaha, Con Surfboards, and many famous surfboards as well
as paddleboards, apparel, accessories, fins, dvd's/videos, and surfboard
rentals and storage. Surf Garage is dedicated to being an active and supportive
member of the community. Through partnerships and programs, Surf Garage
continues its commitment to the people and places that surround this beautiful
Title: "Pau Hana - Found in Translation" (November 2011)
Just over a decade ago, Toru Yamaguchi had a vision
to bridge a divide he saw between visiting Japanese and local surfers.
With roots in both Japan and Hawaii, Toru found himself in an optimum
position to act as an ambassador between the two cultures.
Surf Magazine (November 2011 Edition; page 82)
Publication: Hawaii Business
Title: "Sorrow & Anxiety" (May 2011)
Local businesses have responded quickly and generously
to help the victims of Japan's tsunami disaster. In fact, every
one of the dozens of companies contacted by Hawaii Business says
it has either launched its own fundraising effort or contributed
to aid groups.
Publication: Blue Magazine (Japan)
Title: "Daniel Perez and Surf Garage" (November 2010)
Blue Magazine (Japan) featured Daniel Perez and
Surf Garage in the November 2010 edition. Check out the photos of
Daniel surfing and the shop photos.
Link: Blue Magazine
(November 2010; No. 26; pages 32-35 & 58-59)