Two photos of me surfing Merewether in Newcastle taken 35 years apart

Two photos of me surfing Merewether in Newcastle taken 35 years apart. TOP PHOTO, Winter 2017, Age, 60, Weight, 85 kg. Board, Super Twin, 6’1″, 201/4″ wide & 25/8″ thick, 31.5 Litres, Single To Double Concave bottom. Clear with a little Color on the tail. Wetsuit, Black Quiksilver 3/2 Steamer. About 50 surfers in the water. BOTTOM PHOTO, Winter, 1982. Age, 25. Weight 85 kg. Board, Twin Fin, 6’2″, 201/2″ wide & 27/8″ thick, 37 Litres. Vee bottom with Concave wing flutes. Full fluro deck spray. Wetsuit, experimental Silver skinned Victory 3/2 Steamer made in Japan. From memory in 1982 on a good winter’s day there were usually no more than 10 surfers in the water almost always taking wave’s in turn. Photos, Michael Cleary & Mick Fox. The images were posted on @cleggs96 @slimesboardstore @quiksilver @surfinglife @mayhemb3_mattbiolos #markrichardssurfboards #mrtwinfin #mrretrotwinfin #mrsupertwin #mrsupertwinmodel #mr1980retrotwinfin #mr1980retrotwinfinmodel #mr1981retrotwinfin #mr1981retrotwinfinmodel #twinfinsforever #twinfinsrule #twinfinfever #twinfinfevercatchit

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