Maintenance and care of equipment is generally a top priority of all sports people – look after your kit and it lasts longer and performs better. Where surf boards are concerned it is inevitable that sooner or later (and often with annoying regularity) they will require some repair. It can be so tempting to ignore a small ding if the swell rolls in and the ocean calls but we all know that even the smallest of cracks can lead to big problems or even a ruined board. Luckily there are a host of ding repair solutions on the market which range from quick fix, temporary stop-gaps to more complex kits which require a bit of practice to perfect the repair process.
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There are three basic options all of which are explained here in a little more detail.