design forum In The Shaping Bay 1976 World Champ Peter Townend recreates his classic 1980s "Bi-Fin" By SURFER Magazine | posted on July 10, 2014 Previous BlogIn The Shaping BayNext BlogWhat He Rode: Filipe Toledo Barry Snyder I wish the top surfers of the world would shape their own boards again. That would break up the stagnation of today’s pro surfing. Love it P.T. Asymmetrical as well! How forward thinking was that? Kevin This would mostly make sense to those who migrated from single to thruster then having to totally reassess their backhand surfing at the time. Certainly was a great idea.