Blog Archives

A custom 1980 Retro Pro model ordered through Alex Surf on the sunny coast

A custom 1980 Retro Pro model ordered through Alex Surf on the sunny coast A custom 1980 Retro Pro model ordered through Alex Surf on the sunny coast. This model comes stock with 3 sets of FCS 2 Plugs for a Twin Fin + Stabilizer option. Sprayed by Mono & glassed by the team at Professional Surfboard Manufacturing. Scroll left…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,

A 35 year old shot from the 2SM – Coca Cola Surfabout at North Narrabeen

A 35 year old shot from the 2SM - Coca Cola Surfabout at North Narrabeen in 1982 A 35 year old shot from the 2SM – Coca Cola Surfabout at North Narrabeen in 1982. The board I’m riding is a 6’2″ Twin Fin which was a favourite that has a lot of good memories associated with it. The Surfabout was a mobile event held…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,

Newcastle Slimes Surf & Skate manager Tim Dickson with the new updated Super Twin model

Newcastle Slimes Surf & Skate manager Tim Dickson with the new updated Super Twin model Newcastle Slimes Surf & Skate manager Tim Dickson with the new updated Super Twin model. This one is 6’0, 20″ wide & 21/2″ thick. The updated features include deeper Single to Double concaves, a flatter deck with a little more…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,

Stock 1980 Retro Twin Fin models sprayed by Mono which are headed to the Quiksilver

Stock 1980 Retro Twin Fin models sprayed by Mono which are headed to the Quiksilver Boardriders store on the "Goldy" Stock 1980 Retro Twin Fin models sprayed by Mono which are headed to the Quiksilver Boardriders store on the “Goldy”. I did this Lightning Bolt rail tape up spray on some of my personal boards in the 80’s using a plywood plan shape template…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,

A rack of MR Retro Twin Fins sprayed by Peter St Pierre at Moonlight Glassing

A rack of MR Retro Twin Fins sprayed by Peter St Pierre at Moonlight Glassing in California A rack of MR Retro Twin Fins sprayed by Peter St Pierre at Moonlight Glassing in California. The colors have all been sprayed on the foam on these boards. At PSM Glassing in Australia racked boards with Swallow Tails are usually stored upside down with nose…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

A custom 1980 Retro Pro “Bat Tail” Twin Fin model for Nekon Greer ordered through

A custom 1980 Retro Pro "Bat Tail" Twin Fin model for Nekon Greer ordered through Slimes Surf & Skate in Newcastle A custom 1980 Retro Pro “Bat Tail” Twin Fin model for Nekon Greer ordered through Slimes Surf & Skate in Newcastle. Its 6’0″ long, 201/4″ wide & 25/8″ thick. Glassed in a combo of 6oz & 4oz with a Gloss…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Mick Adam with Stu Mackenzie’s custom “Super Twin” model in front of Slimes Surf &

Mick Adam with Stu Mackenzie's custom "Super Twin" model in front of Slimes Surf & Skate in Newcastle Mick Adam with Stu Mackenzie’s custom “Super Twin” model in front of Slimes Surf & Skate in Newcastle. It’s 6’6″ long, 203/4″ wide & 23/4″ thick. When Stu is not surfing he sits at the pointy…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,

Universally loved Newcastle based photographer Bosko striking a “rock star” pose in Slimes Surf &

Universally loved Newcastle based photographer Bosko striking a "rock star" pose in Slimes Surf & Skate yesterday arvo Universally loved Newcastle based photographer Bosko striking a “rock star” pose in Slimes Surf & Skate yesterday arvo. He was collecting his 1980 Retro Twin Fin, 6’0″, 20″ wide & 23/4″ thick. Over the…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,

My 6’1″, 201/4″ wide, 25/8″ thick “Lone Ranger” model

My 6'1", 201/4" wide, 25/8" thick "Lone Ranger" model My 6’1″, 201/4″ wide, 25/8″ thick “Lone Ranger” model. This model usually has a Thruster fin set up using FCS 2 plugs, a rounded square tail & a single to double concave bottom. I shaped it from an extra computer…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,

All of these MR Twin Fins are owned by Nick Crossland

All of these MR Twin Fins are owned by Nick Crossland All of these MR Twin Fins are owned by Nick Crossland. The boards are from the late 1970’s & early 1980’s. Most of them were made in Australia but the one on the RHS of the top row with the blue checks was shaped by Robin Prodanovich & made…

Read more »

Posted in Latest News Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,

MR on Instagram

Follow Mark on Instagram instagram.com/markrichardssurfboards

Archived Posts