Focusing on the characters of the 1960s era and strictly 'pre professionalism' (1976) this book interviews dozens of at the elders/legends in surfing probing their thoughts, feelings and opinions on 15 dedicated subjects including;
- board design
- influential characters
- shortboard revolution
- peak experience
- the 60s culture
Laced with the iconic photographs that the SwitchFoot publications are known for, there are prominent photographic contributions from;
- John Pennings, Leo Hetzel, Bob Weeks, Dave Milnes, Steve Wilkings, Peter Green and Ron Perrott.
With further photographic contributions from;
George Greenough, Dick Hoole, John Severson, Jack Eden, Bill Ogden, Mal and Barrie Sutherland, Chris Brock, Albe Falzon, Jack McCoy … and others.
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Dick Van Straalen
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SORRY THIS IS SOLD OUT. available on amazon. https://www.amazon.com/Ride-1960s-1970s-Photo-Essay/dp/1514427311 The Author of 'The Ride', Richard Graham, started the US SURFING magazine in the early 1960s. *this book is only available...