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Hot Stuff Surfboards Rabbit Model Twin Fin

Greetings, Shredderz! For those of you hoping that Shred Sledz wouldn’t wade into the political firestorm that’s currently raging, well, I’ve got some bad news. Today we’re featuring the signature surfboard of the Queensland Labor Party’s candidate for Burleigh…yes, the one and only Wayne “Rabbit” Bartholomew. The surfboard featured here is a Hot…

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Clipz

“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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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

Astrodeck Ad: Sagas of Shred

Greetings, Shredderz! As promised, we have another episode of Sagas of Shred, which features various bits of surf history from over the years. We have written about old Astrodeck ads before, but hey, you gotta keep drawing from the well until it’s dry! Today’s installment is an Astrodeck ad from the 1980s that…

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