This is a good example of how I have been able to remake my Retro

This is a good example of how I have been able to remake my Retro models accurately
This is a good example of how I have been able to remake my Retro models accurately. For some of the models I have had the original board to refer to. For all the models I’ve used the original plan shape templates. Some had shaping notes written on the…

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Almost TWINS !!! A couple of 1980 Retro Twin Fins sprayed by @jeremie_oo7 at Euroglass

Almost TWINS !!! A couple of 1980 Retro Twin Fins sprayed by @jeremie_oo7 at Euroglass in Hossegor, France
Almost TWINS !!! A couple of 1980 Retro Twin Fins sprayed by @jeremie_oo7 at Euroglass in Hossegor, France. @boardriders.capbreton @stephenisbelly @euroglass @paulyisearlgrey #markrichardssurfboards #mrtwinfin #mrretrotwinfin #mr1980retrotwinfin…

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Haleiwa, Hawaiian Winter 1979 / 80, Im riding a 7’4″ round pin single fin

Haleiwa, Hawaiian Winter 1979 / 80, Im riding a 7'4" round pin single fin
Haleiwa, Hawaiian Winter 1979 / 80, Im riding a 7’4″ round pin single fin. This is the next board I’m recreating as part of my project to remake the three board quiver that I shaped for that season. This 7’4″ in the photo is…

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Unveiling the Color design on the 6’8″ replica single fin which is the best part

Unveiling the Color design on the 6'8" replica single fin which is the best part of doing a spray
Unveiling the Color design on the 6’8″ replica single fin which is the best part of doing a spray. I used Fluro water based paint to spray it in the same colors as the original board from my 1979 Hawaiian quiver. Half green & half orange. I…

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I’ve sprayed the replica 6’8″ In the same Fluro colors as the original board from

I've sprayed the replica 6'8" In the same Fluro colors as the original board from my 1979 Hawaiian quiver
I’ve sprayed the replica 6’8″ In the same Fluro colors as the original board from my 1979 Hawaiian quiver. Half green & half orange. It took me ages to tape the laps & paper the board, then reverse the process for the second Color.…

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Finished shape, the recreation of my thirty eight year old 6’8″ single fin

Finished shape, the recreation of my thirty eight year old 6'8" single fin
Finished shape, the recreation of my thirty eight year old 6’8″ single fin. The original board was made in 1979 & was one of a three board quiver that I took to Hawaii for the contest season. Shaped from a Burford Blank. @burfordblanks @darrenburford66…

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Recreating my 6’8″ 1979 Hawaii contest quiver round pin single fin

Recreating my 6'8" 1979 Hawaii contest quiver round pin single fin
Recreating my 6’8″ 1979 Hawaii contest quiver round pin single fin. This is the same cardboard template that I’d made & used for the original board in 1979. I also still have the page of shaping notes detailing its rocker & thickness…

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This is one of the 3 boards I made in August 1979 to take to

This is one of the 3 boards I made in August 1979 to take to Hawaii for the contest season
This is one of the 3 boards I made in August 1979 to take to Hawaii for the contest season. I shaped, sprayed, glassed, sanded, gloss coated & polished all of them. Sizes were 6’8″, 7’0″, & 7’4″. All round…

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Some vision from Jack Johnson’s third & final show last night in the forecourt of

Some vision from Jack Johnson's third & final show last night in the forecourt of the Sydney Opera House
Some vision from Jack Johnson’s third & final show last night in the forecourt of the Sydney Opera House. The concert was totally epic, the set list was loose with Jack responding to audience requests for a lot of the songs he played. Even thought…

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A Sunset photo I took in Newcastle during the week

A Sunset photo I took in Newcastle during the week
A Sunset photo I took in Newcastle during the week. The sky was “going off”. As it was, no enhancement. @mynewcastle #newcastle…

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