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A shot from the Rip Curl Pro at Bells Beach in 1980

A shot from the Rip Curl Pro at Bells Beach in 1980 A shot from the Rip Curl Pro at Bells Beach in 1980. I have really good memories of competing there, Rip Curl founders Doug Warbrick & Brian Singer would always go out of their way to find the best surf possible over the Easter break. They would not hesitate…

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Massive “Bell” billboard in the car park at the Bells Beach Rip Curl Pro Easter

Massive "Bell" billboard in the car park at the Bells Beach Rip Curl Pro Easter Classic Massive “Bell” billboard in the car park at the Bells Beach Rip Curl Pro Easter Classic. There were thousands of people watching the event, I somehow managed to get the photo with no one near it. @ripcurl_australia #bellsbeach @neilridgway…

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Adam Robertson ripping on a 1980 Retro Twin Fin

Adam Robertson ripping on a 1980 Retro Twin Fin Adam Robertson ripping on a 1980 Retro Twin Fin. I think the vision was taken at Bells Beach. The board is 5’10” long & the dimensions are stock for its size, 193/4″ wide & 23/4″ thick. It was a custom, Adam chose the colors…

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Rip Curl Pro, Bells Beach, Victoria, 1979, Photo, Simon Chipper

Rip Curl Pro, Bells Beach, Victoria, 1979, Photo, Simon Chipper Rip Curl Pro, Bells Beach, Victoria, 1979, Photo, Simon Chipper. The board I’m on is a 6’2″ Twin Fin. 201/4″ wide & 23/4″ thick. This photo really illustrates the sloping wave face at Bells. I love the wave but it is…

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Bells Beach, Victoria, Photo Simon Chipper

Bells Beach, Victoria, Photo Simon Chipper Bells Beach, Victoria, Photo Simon Chipper. Simon took this during the Rip Curl Bells Easter Classic. I think it was in 1979 & the board is either a 6’2″ or a 6’4″ twin fin. I’m usually good when it comes to remembering…

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