Vintage Surf meet 2018 coming soon !

Vintage Surf meet 2018 coming soon !
Free to take part
We buy interesting old boards 60s/70s/early 80s in good condition. Email . Also wanted - Surfing UK , British Surfer and Surf Insight magazines .
Above photo - copyright Rennie Ellis photographer archive

Tuesday, 8 February 2011

Alex's 80s

Some more photos from Alex Williams' extensive archive. Here we're spanning the 80s with visiting pros, home grown talent, board makers and some nice local waves. More of Alex's photos to come in the next few weeks. Most of the shots below are early 80s ,check out those boards !

Carwyn with classic shorts

Newquay surfmasters

Cheyne at Fistral for the Surfmasters with lazor zap at the ready

Tom Curren with 'miss Cornwall' ,Fistral

Crab Island showroom; a few jet fins


Grishka Roberts

Freedom factory



Paul Russell, fistral Surfmasters


  1. When summers were really SUMMERS!

  2. thats right steve , they even had sun in those days !