The first event of 2017 is upon us and the surfers are gearing up for their first heat’s of the year. Of critical importance are the boards they’ll have under-foot. Snapper is a wave of many moods, and just about every kind of surfing can be performed on its walls. This calls for a varied and finely tuned quiver capable of being ridden in anything from one foot burgers through to six-foot behind the rock slabs. Here, Conner Coffin gives us an insight onto the craft he’ll be riding.