Steve Yates ’76

Posted: June 6, 2018 at 12:37 pm

July 1976. Steve Yates. One of Cronulla’s true watermen. Swimming the English Channel more than once, and seen here carving a bottom hand turn at Midway in the seventies. Tim Vanderlaan photo.


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1982. Mark McCarthy.

Posted: June 6, 2018 at 12:34 pm

Carving an impressive turn at Elouera Beach as a youngster. 35 years later and you’ll still Mark carving it up on a short board at one of Cronulla’s beach breaks. Tim Vanderlaan Photo


Posted in EBC

Rod Cameron ’76

Posted: June 6, 2018 at 12:31 pm

1976 Wanda. Rod Cameron. This long haired red headed surfer ripped up the waves at Wanda in the mid seventies. Not sure what happened to him, but at the time he sure was a surfing talent. Tim Vanderlaan Photo.


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Dean Whiteman

Posted: June 6, 2018 at 12:29 pm

One of Cronulla Boardriders main men in the 80s/90s  Deano carved out a solid competition record  and pro career before becoming the NSW rep for Rusty and later part owner.Photo Chris Stroh taken at The Point.


Tim Gibson

Posted: June 6, 2018 at 12:21 pm

One of EBCs finest competitors in the 80s. Gibbo had a powerful style and was well respected around Elouera Beach and nearby reefs. Photo Chris Stroh



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Glenn Pringle

Posted: June 6, 2018 at 12:12 pm

Glenn dragged himself away from his beloved Dunny Bowl at Elouera to score a thumping Shark Island swell Circa 90s photo Chris Stroh


Posted in 90's | Shark Island

Cronulla Club Titles ’64

Posted: May 21, 2018 at 4:43 pm


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Ray Hitcho

Posted: May 21, 2018 at 4:40 pm

Early days with Hitcho and his mates from Retrospecthitcho

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Rod Menzies

Posted: May 21, 2018 at 4:35 pm

1992. Rod Menzies. An accomplished longboard surfer, and a longtime fixture in the Cronulla surfscene. Rod has more surfing “hours on the clock” than a vintage 60’s kombi. Tim Vanderlaan Photo.fgh

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Peter Sperling

Posted: May 21, 2018 at 4:27 pm

Peter Sperling. “Middles” at the Cape. Body surfing is not new by any means, it’s been around well before surfers took to surfboards, and remains the purest form of riding a wave. Peter seen here pushing the limits of performance at this notorious reef break. Tim Vanderlaan Photocsm3

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