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Mick Fanning & I wandering across the desert of sand covering Rainbow Bay heading for

Mick Fanning & I wandering across the desert of sand covering Rainbow Bay heading for the Snapper Rocks Super Bank on the Goldy. The photo was taken early one morning during the @quiksilver Pro a couple of years ago. Photo, Shayne Nienaber @shaynenienaber…

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Cleaning up the outline plan shape with a small Sureform after cutting the excess foam

Cleaning up the outline plan shape with a small Sureform after cutting the excess foam off with a hand Saw. The Sureform is about 45 years old. I bought it in Hawaii at Sears in the Ala Moans shopping center. It’s a Sears – Craftsman brand. I’ve…

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With my Aipa Stinger Single fin in 1976 during the Coca Cola -2SM Surfabout event

With my Aipa Stinger Single fin in 1976 during the Coca Cola -2SM Surfabout event at North Narrabeen. Check the tail repair i did in the second photo behind the Fin box. ( white line rail to rail ). The whole tail had been torn off in a wipeout by the leg rope. This…

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A 42’year old shot of me at “Off The Wall” in 1978 on my 6’4″

A 42’year old shot of me at “Off The Wall” in 1978 on my 6’4″ Twin Fin. This one became known as the “Free Ride” model. It’s the board I was riding in some of the “Off the Wall” North Shore sequences…

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Unveiling the striped spray I did in my driveway on Tuesday

Unveiling the striped spray I did in my driveway on Tuesday. I was stoked how it came out. Clean lines with no paint bleed. It’s a fairly basic spray but it was way more complicated to spray compared to the simple rail sprays I normally do. The colors…

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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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Vision of me unveiling the Fluro Green & Yellow rail spray that I did on

Vision of me unveiling the Fluro Green & Yellow rail spray that I did on my 6’1″. It’s 203/8″ wide & 21/2″ thick. @fiberglasshawaii @quiksilver @mikypicon @limowall @anothery @stephenisbelly @euroglass…

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42 years ago watching “Off The Wall” in 1978 holding my 6’4″ Twin Fin

42 years ago watching “Off The Wall” in 1978 holding my 6’4″ Twin Fin. This one became known as the “Free Ride” model. It’s the board I was riding in some of the “Off the Wall” North Shore sequences…

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@grantellis1 took this shot of me in 2003 during the Quiksilver Masters event at Makaha

@grantellis1 took this shot of me in 2003 during the Quiksilver Masters event at Makaha in Hawaii. I was riding a Super Twin, 6’4″, 191/2″ wide & 25/8″ thick. We had big surf for the first day of the event but then it settled…

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