Posted: January 28, 2019 at 10:33 am

Pre heat pscyh up, Chopper does the unthinkable by beating Mike Stewart in his heat at Manly in 1989.


Posted in Contest Moments

Posted: November 5, 2017 at 8:28 am

Northside pair Tully Beevor and Chopper Riley


Posted: August 16, 2017 at 11:37 am

Team Quiky Dave Appleby and Matt Riley ’89 photo Stroh20046765_1702158313131052_3478404566107806827_n

Posted: April 22, 2016 at 12:02 am

Matt Percy, the late Ross Graffin one of WA’s finest bodyboarders in the 90′s and Matt Percy down South West Australia photo Stroh 1990.


Posted: March 14, 2016 at 2:54 pm

Chopper wave hunting on the Northside photo Stroh around ’89



Posted in Hall Of Fame

Posted: March 4, 2016 at 1:10 am

Formed a following of admirers for his text book smooth moves. Riley was a regular at The Monavale Whomp pictured below photos Stroh

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Posted: February 5, 2016 at 1:45 am

From Monavale Matt Riley built his reputation around his smooth but radical style. Photo Stroh ’93



Posted in Hall Of Fame

Posted: June 10, 2015 at 5:28 pm

Monavale kingpin Matt Chopper Riley at Manly Beach late 80s photo Chris Strohriley

Posted in Hall Of Fame

Posted: July 24, 2014 at 10:37 am


Mid 90′s photo Hank

Posted in Retro Product

Posted: June 17, 2014 at 7:02 pm

The King of Monavale, Matt “Chopper” Riley had the style moves down and was one of Australia’s first widely acclaimed 2nd Generation bodyboarding stars.


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