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Old Photos #3

This photo was taken at Merewether Beach in the early 1990’s. I am riding a 6’2″ 20 1/4″ by 2 3/4″ Twin Fin. You don’t need to be a rocket scientist to figure out I was sponsored by Lightning Bolt at this time. The one…

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The New Pit unveiled

I felt really nervous when I shaped the first board in this new room…I have joked in previous posts about the ‘mojo’ of the old room being absent in a new room, and that thought was rolling around in my brain!!! It may sound silly but when…

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The old and the new

One of the last photos I took before we left the shop was this one of my boards in an old store room. Bosko, a great local surf photographer, had wanted to get a quiver shot with me in the old laneway. He loved the contrast of the bright boards against the weathered…

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Classic MR’s to Surfworld Torquay

I have collected a lot of stuff over the years. ….boards, trophies, memorabilia…and one of the problems now is where to store it and what to do with it! It drives my wife insane…my reluctance to let go of stuff!!! This collection of boards…

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