OM Bali Pro, photo by Jim Russi at Uluwatu, Bali

Photo, Jim Russi, Uluwatu, Bali
Photo, Jim Russi, Uluwatu, Bali. This was taken during a heat of the OM BALI PRO in 1980. I can’t remember if this Twin fin is 6’2″ or 6’4″. During 1980 I travelled the tour with 2 boards. The 6’2″ was my small…

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Big set rolling through Pipeline – photo by Sean Davey, North Shore, Hawaii

Photo Sean Davey, Pipeline, North Shore, Hawaii
Photo Sean Davey, Pipeline, North Shore, Hawaii. Another re-post from Sean’s Instagram feed. It was taken a few days ago during the Pipeline Masters waiting period. I thought this photo was even more amazing than the other Pipeline line up of his…

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A custom “Sting” for Bruce

A custom "Sting" for Bruce
A custom “Sting” for Bruce. It’s 6’6″, 21″ wide & 27/8″ thick. We usually don’t put a lightning bolt on this model, but as it was a custom order Bruce chose the colors & design. He originally…

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Photo, Sean Davey, Pipeline, Hawaii

Photo, Sean Davey, Pipeline, Hawaii
Photo, Sean Davey, Pipeline, Hawaii. This is a re-post from Sean’s Instagram. I thought this photo of his really captured the beauty & intensity of Pipeline totally going off !!!. I know tons of amazing big waves have been discovered & surfed…

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Waimea Bay, North Shore, Hawaii

Waimea Bay, North Shore, Hawaii
Waimea Bay, North Shore, Hawaii. It’s amazing how most of the time this beach can look so scenically beautiful & totally safe. But it has a seriously dark side when the swell gets big. It goes all feral & Godzilla like, turning into one of the…

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Turtle Bay hotel on the North Shore in Hawaii

Turtle Bay hotel on the North Shore in Hawaii
Turtle Bay hotel on the North Shore in Hawaii. This Honda truck was parked outside & it had 4 of the biggest inflatable SUP’S I have ever seen on it’s roof. They were made by C4 -Waterman & the model is called a “Squatch”.…

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A random freight train left reeling off on the North Shore

A random freight train left reeling off, I took the photo on North Shore in Hawaii
A random freight train left reeling off, I took the photo on North Shore in Hawaii. Have no idea what the wave is called or even if it has a name. Its not on the Haleiwa to V-Land stretch. There was no one out & there was no easy access. It would have been a long…

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Riding a twin fin in the mid 80’s at Haleiwa, North Shore, Hawaii

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Mid 80’s , Haleiwa, North Shore, Hawaii. I’m riding a Twin Fin that I shaped & sprayed at home in Newcastle. It’s 6’4″, 20″ wide & 23/4″ thick. This was my good wave Twinny, It was a little longer &…

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Master shaper & Pipeline tube riding legend Gerry Lopez

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With Master shaper & Pipeline tube riding legend Gerry Lopez at the Turtle Bay hotel on the North Shore in Hawaii. Gerry hosted the Surfer Magazine “Surfer Poll” awards with a Zen like presence & performance. There was quite a bit…

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Classic North Shore truck with quiver of boards

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I don’t know who the photographer is but I thought this was a classic photo. It kinda sums up the North Shore in Hawaii. A truck with a quiver of boards in the back ready to tackle anything the ocean throws at you.…

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