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A shot of me at Bells during the Rip Curl Bells Beach Easter Pro

A shot of me at Bells during the Rip Curl Bells Beach Easter Pro. I think it was taken 39 years ago in 1980. I was riding a 6’2″, 201/4″ wide & 27/8″ thick Twin Fin that I’d shaped, sprayed & glassed. Ive never seen this…

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A shot from the Rip Curl Pro at Bells Beach in 1980

A shot from the Rip Curl Pro at Bells Beach in 1980. I have really good memories of competing there, Rip Curl founders Doug Warbrick & Brian Singer would always go out of their way to find the best surf possible over the Easter break. They would not hesitate…

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Rip Curl Pro, Bells Beach, Victoria, 1979, Photo, Simon Chipper

Rip Curl Pro, Bells Beach, Victoria, 1979, Photo, Simon Chipper. The board I’m on is a 6’2″ Twin Fin. 201/4″ wide & 23/4″ thick. This photo really illustrates the sloping wave face at Bells. I love the wave but it is…

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