Thursday, December 31, 2009

10 foot Balsa Simmons concave by J.C. & T.M.

John Cherry and Terry Martin built this 10 foot x 24"
concave dual finned Simmons planing hull
replica last year, modeled after an original
owned by a local collector. Burch and I
were lucky enough to ride it last week.
Frame grabs taken from footage shot
by Ryan Thomas & Ryan Field.
Lotta Ryans on this team. Thats John Cherry
holding the board.

Tuesday, December 22, 2009

5'8" Ekstrom asymmetric planing hull

Chris Del Moro rides asymetric planing hull by Carl Ekstrom.

Keel on the toeside, quad on the heelside.
Fins by Gephart. Thats Lee Baggett singing.
Be Gulls.

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

aka "brain"

Summer Rain loves the 5'8" Simster.

Saturday, December 12, 2009

Possum Tracks

Ryan Burch and Lucas Dirkse (aka the Yard Possums)
spend Thursday breaking and remaking a few
of Lindsay Lord's Hydrodynamic Joy Tablets

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

salsa bimmons

20 second interval groundswell brought out
the 9'0" balsa dual fin Simmons replica...
aka the salsa bimmons.
frame grabs courtesy of the filed marshall.

Sunday, November 22, 2009

Saturday, November 21, 2009

the deck at casa de max miller 11/21/09
the boards go out...the boards come in.
this was today's pile.

Sunday, November 15, 2009

yard possum role call

Taylor, Tyler, Ryan, Lucas, Sterling...

Thursday, November 12, 2009

5'8" last week pics by John Slavin

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

max trax vs wolfie

max trax & wolfie try the 5'6" moontail and 5'8" slimster
this morning at the twang. more riffs on a planing
hull theme.

Sterling Weatherly on the moontail quad.


Burch, Lucas, Sterling Weatherly & Earl
having a few planing hull sessions past
couple of days.

Monday, November 9, 2009

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

methods of madness

fear of flying

"In the final analysis, truth always emerges from a state of total madness."

when i interviewed Morey a few years ago he said he never saw the book.
this page was published in 1946.

Saturday, October 31, 2009


Burch is a spooky dude...paranormal activity on the Lindsey Lord Bord.

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