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Posted by on Sep 29, 2017 in Site news |

Hollow to Balsa to Foam.

The epicenter of surfboard shaping in Australia between 1956 and 1959 was Brookvale.  “At one end of Brookvale,” wrote Nat Young, “was Barry Bennett;...

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Posted by on Sep 28, 2017 in Site news |

From Sand Flea

“Ted Burns competing at Makaha in 1950 – said to be the first Australian to compete in Hawaii.” Unknown : Looking Forward – Looking Back :...

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Posted by on Sep 28, 2017 in Site news |

Dame Margo Mayes

Jack Bluey Mayes was tough, a former merchant seaman, changing over to the U.S. Navy during the war. Big wave rider, ice hockey player, free diver, surfboat captain and...

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