“I want to offer customers the highest quality product. Functional, durable & presented with a fresh & youthful aesthetic that's true to my creative passion.”
- Alex Crews, aka ACSOD, aka Alex Crews Shapes Or Die.
Established in 2010 on the Gold Coast, Alex prides his craft on versatility by shaping all forms of surf craft. From elite level shortboards to classic long boards, the goal is simple - to offer customers the highest quality product. Functional, durable & presented with a fresh & youthful aesthetic that is true to Alex's creative style
Alex’s older brother Mitch, was the main test pilot when he was starting out and to this day they still work on designs. With Mitch moving through the ranks in competition, eventually finding himself on the WSL, he opened the doors for Alex to shape boards for some of the best surfers around the world. Some who now compete on tour today. With a stable of team riders & all the feed back over the years, good & bad, it's all embedded in the DNA of the boards ACSOD manufacture today