Kalama Performance is the culmination of decades of innovation in multi-board sport experience and design. Owner and Designer, Dave Kalama, is a legendary Hawaiian Waterman who is a pioneer in the board riding community. Dave’s career started as a professional windsurfer in the 80’s and has not stopped. Dave competed at the highest level of windsurfing. Inventing and naming moves and designing equipment that helped shape the sport. A dedication to the ocean and a lifetime pursuit of squeezing the most out of each day inevitably led to Dave being involved in many board riding and ocean sports. These include Tow-in big wave charging, Strapped big wave foiling, Kiteboarding, Canoe Paddling, Professional Longboarding and reintroducing and pioneering Stand Up Paddling and Foiling as we know it today. Dave’s authenticity and dedication to his pursuit of fun and adventure in the ocean is without question. Dave is one of Hawaii’s true Watermen. The latest chapter in Dave’s career has evolved all the knowledge gained from these watersports into a line of industry leading foil boards, SUP’s, Longboards and Tow boards under his brand Kalama Performance.