Egg Surfboards are a type of board that has proven itself in recent years. As their name suggests, these surfboards in the shape of egg are generally stable, safe, versatile and super fun. Most shapers have spent time experimenting and developing Egg models, from the Mark Phillips One Bad Egg to La Côte de Pukas - these boards are big hits when the surfer is looking for a safe board with maneuverability, while Prism favors Egg Softboard models for beginners. The brands Elemnt and Indio offer more Retro and Vintage models.
Egg boards offer a safe and stable feeling, like a longboardsbut on a shorter and more manageable board.
You can find shorter or medium sizes and more retro or modern designs as well as PU materials like Epoxy. If you're looking for a more high-performance approach, a Shortboard in Egg shape like the Al Merrick Neckbeard, a few centimeters lower than your size is the right fit, if you want a more comfortable, all-around surf then a Mid Length is what you need and you can opt for a Mark Phipps.