Men of Wood & Foam DVD


Men of Wood & Foam DVD. Phil Jarratt’s story of the pioneers of the Australian Surfboard industry. I watched this movie again last night & it’s absolutely epic. It’s the history of the Brookvale 6, Gordon Woods, Barry Bennett,…

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A shot of me at Waimea Bay taken in 1986 during the Billabong Pro


A shot of me at Waimea Bay taken in 1986 during the Billabong Pro. Photo by Rob Gilley. It was previously posted on a magazine site with the accompanying story saying, “It’s been 34 years since MR won an unprecedented 4th consecutive world title…

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@quiksilver video of how plastic bottles are recycled into board shorts


@quiksilver video of how plastic bottles are recycled into board shorts. By @jarrad.wright @samueltgriffiths @sammygosling @yeahbranchy @limowall @mikereilly1 @fuzzy66 @mikypicon @boardriderscapbreton @boardriderscoolangatta @boardriderstorquay…

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A shot of me at Waimea Bay, Hawaii taken in 1975 during The Smirnoff Pro


A shot of me at Waimea Bay, Hawaii taken in 1975 during The Smirnoff Pro event. It was 45 years ago & I was 18 years old. As you can see I wanted to do turns & not surf the wave in a go straight survival stance. It was only the second time I had surfed Waimea.…

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A photo Miles Nidrie from @learntosurfnewcastle took in the Phillip Island Rip Curl store


A photo Miles Nidrie from @learntosurfnewcastle took in the Phillip Island Rip Curl store. Epic stained glass window & spray on a vintage MR Twin Fin. @ripcurl_aus @markrichardssurfboardsapparel @surfboardempire @surfview @pop_diddy #markrichardssurfboards…

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The finalists in the 1975 Smirnoff Pro at Waimea Bay in Hawaii


The finalists in the 1975 Smirnoff Pro at Waimea Bay in Hawaii. Wayne Rabbit Bartholomew, Ian Cairns, Jeff Hakman, Shaun Tomson, Me & Reno Abellira. Bugs, Ian, Shaun & I were all riding boards shaped by Tom Parrish. Hakman’s board was either…

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Shots of Mick Adam’s finished 7’2″ Bushranger Swallow Tail gun & him Glassing it


Shots of Mick Adam’s finished 7’2″ Bushranger Swallow Tail gun & him Glassing it. He glassed it using a credit card as a squeegee in his back yard shed. Then sanded it outside giving his neighbours some itchy sanding dust. All done…

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Vision of Mick Adam’s 7’2″ Bushranger Swallow Tail gun


Vision of Mick Adam’s 7’2″ Bushranger Swallow Tail gun. It’s 193/4″ wide & 23/4″ thick, 42,9 Litres which are stock dimensions for a 7’2″. These models are available as stock or to custom order…

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MR Super Twins, a MR Puffer Twin, a MR x Mayhem California Twin & a


MR Super Twins, a MR Puffer Twin, a MR x Mayhem California Twin & a MR Bushranger Swallow Tail gun. The sprayed shape in the foreground is a California Twin. I did the sorays on all of these boards. @fiberglasshawaii @markrichardssurfboardsapparel…

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Noa Mizuno @noamizuno tearing on a MR x Mayhem “California Twin” Fin model


Noa Mizuno @noamizuno tearing on a MR x Mayhem “California Twin” Fin model. Check out Noa’s surfing in JOYRIDE on Vineo. Vision by @nuagevision & @thechristianedwards @mayhemsurfboards_mattbiolos @lost9193 @surfboardempire…

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