Channel Islands 5ft 7in Fred Stubble Surfboard. The Channel Islands 5ft 7in Fred Stubble. Geared towards contest surfing in sub-chest high conditions. the Stubble boasts a wider nose and tail. reduced nose and tail rocker. single entry concave with magnified double barrel concave through the fins and vee upon exit. The design change produced a board that stays on rail even in flat spots. glides over reo sections. draws tight arcs in the smallest pockets. and paddles like a board 3in longer. Conner rode a Stubble to a victory in the 2013 US Open Juniors. Ride this board a coupe inches shorter than you are tall .