Posted: April 27, 2012 at 5:25 pm

Not sure who this rider is but the shot was taken around ’77 by Bob Barbour it was just one of 1000′s of surfing photos taken during the seventy’s by many of the worlds best cameramen back then that were lost for decades but have recently been found. Pipeline was the perfect arena for bodyboarding and its no wonder it is still the epicentre of the sport even today.

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