Vintage Collectibles - Magazines - Surfer Magazine - 1980's


Dennis Jarvis demonstrates that surfing small, gutless waves can actually require more energy than larger, high-quality waves. Strange choice for a cover shot overall, but I'm not the editor. Content includes "Get Down: Kneeriding in the Eighties" by Bill Sharp, a Zuma Beach feature, and "TOADS: Take Off and Die Syndrome." Pipe, Shark Island, and Sunset Beach claim their victims. Also includes an Easter Island travel feature and "The New Hot 100," a look at the youngsters who held the most potential back in '82. Tommy Curren, Richie Collins, James "Chappy" Jennings, Willy Morris, Barton Lynch, and Wes Laine were among the best. Curren still is... This issue is in very good or Betty condition, about 80 percent of mint. Light cover and spine wear. Complete and intact with no torn or missing pages and no cutouts. Subscription card is also intact. Packaged in an archival-quality clear plastic sleeve with an acid-free mat backing board. Click Here for a closer look.