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“Off The Wall”, Hawaii, the photo was taken 39 years ago in 1978 & I

"Off The Wall", Hawaii, the photo was taken 39 years ago in 1978 & I was riding a 7'0" Round Pin Single Fin that I had shaped & glassed “Off The Wall”, Hawaii, the photo was taken 39 years ago in 1978 & I was riding a 7’0″ Round Pin Single Fin that I had shaped & glassed. It was 191/2″ wide & 27/8″ thick. The bottom had a subtle flat panel…

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Matt Meehan’s 1976 “Bustin Down The Door” Wing Pin Retro model

Matt Meehan's 1976 "Bustin Down The Door" Wing Pin Retro model Matt Meehan’s 1976 “Bustin Down The Door” Wing Pin Retro model. It’s a single fin with a fin box & the “non stock” addition of two FCS 2 side plugs. 7’6″ long, 191/2″ wide & 27/8″…

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Found this split shot of myself & Stephanie Gilmore on Instagram, it had been posted

Found this split shot of myself & Stephanie Gilmore on Instagram, it had been posted by @kmdsurfboards & Re posted by @chaff___ The picture of me is from 1976 in Hawaii & the shot of Steph is from the Roxy Pro Found this split shot of myself & Stephanie Gilmore on Instagram, it had been posted by @kmdsurfboards & Re posted by @chaff___ The picture of me is from 1976 in Hawaii & the shot of Steph is from the Roxy Pro…. Recently Peter Wilson @joliphotos…

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On the front lawn of the Surfection board store in Byron Bay last Tuesday evening

On the front lawn of the Surfection board store in Byron Bay last Tuesday evening On the front lawn of the Surfection board store in Byron Bay last Tuesday evening. Dean Shoppe who owns the store is holding a 6’4″ twin fin which is the board I was riding at Off The Wall in the photo on the cover of my book. I’m holding one…

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The bottoms of the two custom guns ordered recently through the Quiksilver Boardriders Store in

The bottoms of the two custom guns ordered recently through the Quiksilver Boardriders Store in Coolangatta on the "Goldy" The bottoms of the two custom guns ordered recently through the Quiksilver Boardriders Store in Coolangatta on the “Goldy”. The one on the LHS is for Rick Montalva & is replica of one the boards I made & rode during the Pipeline Masters…

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Two custom guns ordered through the Quiksilver Boardriders Store in Coolangatta on the “Goldy”

Two custom guns ordered through the Quiksilver Boardriders Store in Coolangatta on the "Goldy" Two custom guns ordered through the Quiksilver Boardriders Store in Coolangatta on the “Goldy”. The one on the LHS is for Rick Montalva & is replica of one the boards I made & rode during the Pipeline Masters in 1980. It’s a 7’0″…

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Mono’s rack of finished sprays at “Professional Surfboard Manufacturing” in Byron Bay

Mono's rack of finished sprays at "Professional Surfboard Manufacturing" in Byron Bay Mono’s rack of finished sprays at “Professional Surfboard Manufacturing” in Byron Bay. The first 4 boards are MR customs which were shaped last year., The “1980 Retro Pro” with the black rail & dark charcoal deck…

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MR Retro Model line up in Salt Water Wine Surf Shop, Port Macquarie

MR Retro Model line up in Salt Water Wine Surf Shop, Port Macquarie MR Retro Model line up in Salt Water Wine Surf Shop, Port Macquarie. From L to R, 1982 Twin Fin, 6’0″, 20″ wide, 23/4″ thick. 1980 Twin Fin, 6’2″, 201/4″ wide, 23/4″ thick. 1976 Bustin Down The Door Single…

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From left to right , Richie Heenan’s wing pin, it’s 6’6″, 19″ wide & 21/2″

From left to right , Richie Heenan's wing pin, it's 6'6", 19" wide & 21/2" thick From left to right , Richie Heenan’s wing pin, it’s 6’6″, 19″ wide & 21/2″ thick. Marty Farrow’s wing pin is 7’8″, 191/2″ wide & 27/8″ thick. They are 1976 Retro “Bustin…

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The wing pin tail of a 1976 Retro “Bustin Down The Door” model

The wing pin tail of a 1976 Retro "Bustin Down The Door" model The wing pin tail of a 1976 Retro “Bustin Down The Door” model. This was a custom for Lindsay Hamilton ordered through Brett Curotta at Dripping Wet surf shop, Manly, Sydney. If your in the area & want to check out some of my boards there’s…

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