Vintage Collectibles - Magazines - Surfer Magazine - 1980's


This "End-of-the-Century Collector's Issue" looks at "Tomorrow's World," including artificial waves, superhuman surfers, weather gone wild, and radical surfboard technology. In "Be There Now," 12 top surfers project through the next decade and into the next millennium. Participants include Mike Lambresi, Rob Bain, Tom Carroll, Robbie Page, Glen Winton, Dave Parmenter, Kelly Slater, Gary Elkerton, Tom Curren, Richie Collins, Barton Lynch, and Sunny Garcia. Plus "The Surf Machine," "SURFER Time Capsule," and hot young hopefuls including Kalani Robb and Brian Pacheco. Australian shaper Bob McTavish unveils his new board cloning process, and Sean Collins takes surf forecasting into the 21st Century in "Thunderball." Finally, an "On Exhibit" pictorial satisfies the need for quality surfing. Johnny Boy Gomes, Brad Gerlach, and Peter Mel figure prominently. This magazine is in very good or Betty-plus condition, about 85 percent of mint. Very light cover and spine wear. No torn or missing pages and no cutouts. Packaged in an archival-quality clear plastic sleeve with an acid-free mat backing board. Click Here for a closer look.