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Av. Justo Salvador, esq. Aguascalientes S/N
Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca CP70934


Odyboards is the largest surf shop and factory in Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico. Striving to offer the highest quality surfboards and best customer service in Mexico, every Odyboard is hand shaped by professional shaper, Ody Ordaz and glassed by an experienced team. Save on airline baggage overcharge and pre-order your own custom surfboard from anywhere in the world and it will be ready for you to pick up so you can surf the famous barrels of the Mexican Pipeline, Zicatela or soft point break at La Punta.

Keep smiling, keep surfing!



A little history of our company and it's founder and shaper, Ody Ordaz.

OUR purpose

Odyboards is a family business that strives to produce the highest quality boards in Mexico with unparalleled customer service. We want you to find the best fit for you and will never convince you to buy something for the sake of making a sale.

By matching you up with a durable, beautiful surfboard that works for you, we hope that there’s a smile on your face and an Odyboard under your feet for years to come.

Feel free to contact us with your information, and we can either recommend one of our new or used boards in stock, or we can shape a custom board for you.


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In a little corner of La Punta de Zicatela, you can find Puerto Escondido’s largest Surf Shop Factory, Odyboards. Inside it you will discover local shaper, Ody Ordaz, busy at work with a planer in hand, powdered from head to toe with foam and fiberglass dust, doing what he loves best, making surfboards.

In the early nineties he was a kid with a beat up board, surfing the local breaks and repairing his own boards lovingly. A few years later he was sweeping floors of Otra Mas, the best ding repair shop in town. His boss, Miguel Ramirez, gave him a chance to sand a few dings, and seeing his talent and love for the craft, he soon took the broom away from Ody and handed him a sander and he was on his way, fixing everything from fin cuts to broken boards.

Ody working for Miguel from Otra Mas ding repair, cerca 1995

Ody working for Miguel from Otra Mas ding repair, cerca 1995

A year later Ody could be found stripping old boards of their fiberglass, to reshape and glass them into his own creations. Ody became National Champion in the Longboard division two years running, winning 9th place in Brazil at the ISA World Surfing Games in 2000 riding his own shape. For 8 years Ody continued to work in the surf industry in Mexico, but since it was so difficult to get his hands on new materials, he headed to California where he could perfect his craft. For the first half year Ody worked with Schneider Surfboards, glassing, sanding and polishing, while keeping up with his own ding repair business and personal shapes in his spare time.

Ody Ordaz in his shaping bay.

Ody Ordaz in his shaping bay.

Ody’s clients, noticing his enthusiasm and eye for detail, began ordering more and more boards from Ody. He also began working with Adrian Nichols of Phase One Surfboards, and soon word got out that Ody is both creative and strives for quality. Ody realized it was time to dedicate the majority of his time to his hand shapes, so he rented a shaping bay and glassing room from Epoxy Pro where he also worked part time. During that time Ody was fortunate to live across the street from Hawaiian Pro Designs. The late shaping legend, Donald Takayama, was kind enough to let Ody hang out and pick up pointers in his shaping bay. Ody spent three more years in California refining his expertise of creating high quality, hand crafted Odyboards.

Inside the Odyboards Factory

Inside the Odyboards Factory

In 2005 Ody moved back to the paradise that we call Puerto Escondido where he continues to build world class surfboards. Visit his fully stocked surf shop or order your very own custom shortboard, fish, funboard, longboard, or paddleboard. Just follow the highway from Puerto towards Huatulco, and take the third entrance to La Punta. Ody’s factory location is just off the highway next to the Casa de Salud.

From the beginning, Ody has never compromised on quality and we are happy to offer you some of the most beautiful and durable surfboards in Mexico. We ship our surfboards anywhere in Mexico.

Ody’s unique designs and his warm nature will have you smiling all the way to the waves.

Keep smiling, keep surfing!

OUR location

Odyboards Surf Shop & Factory
Av. Justo Salvador esq Aguascalientes
Col.Brisas  de Zicatela
(La Punta) 
Santa Maria Colotepec, Oaxaca
(Puerto Escondido)
C.P 70924

Factory: (+52.1)954.101.1058




Hours of Operation

Weekdays: 10 am – 5 pm
Saturday:  10 am - 1pm
Sunday:    Closed