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“Crystal Voyager”, MP and More

Greetings, Shredderz! Welcome to the latest edition of Clipz, where we’re throwing together a hodge podge of vintage surf flicks for your viewing pleasure. Keep scrolling for some more selections. George Greenough “Crystal Voyager” Snippets I was surprised enough to see Greenough starring in an O’Neill wetsuits ad, so imagine when I came…

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Shred Sledz Social Media Roundup

Social Distancing Social Media Roundup

Greetings, Shredderz! Look, it’s not every day that health professionals recommend we all stay indoors glued to our phones, and yet here we are. Hope you are all staying healthy and sane during these surreal times. Without any further ado, here are some recent social media selections for a much needed dose of…

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Sagas of Shred

Hobie Rabbit Bartholomew Model: Sagas of Shred

Greetings, Shredderz! It’s Thursday, which can mean only one thing: here at Shred Sledz we’re taking a trip in the Wayback Machine to take a peek at some long-lost surf artifacts from the past. A few weeks ago I featured a Hot Stuff Rabbit Bartholomew model with an incredible airbrush of Burleigh Heads…

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Hot Stuff Rabbit Bartholomew Model by Neal Purchase Senior

Greetings, Shredderz! Today’s post comes courtesy of our friends across the pond — no, not England, but the one-time prison colony that is home to canned rum and coke and some of the world’s greatest sand bottom point breaks. Despite the overwhelming focus on Californian and Hawaiian shapers, here at Shred Sledz we…

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Sagas of Shred

1980s Astrodeck Ad: Sagas of Shred

Greetings, Shredderz! Welcome to the latest installment of Sagas of Shred, where I’ll be sharing bits and pieces of surf culture from years past. Pictured above is an Astrodeck ad that appeared in the August 1985 issue of Surfer Magazine (Volume 26, No. 8). The ad features none other than the following surfers:…

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