Kelvin Hawkins

Posted: April 24, 2017 at 11:08 am

EBC club champion in the early 80s Kelvin Hawkins out Boat Harbor photo Chris Stroh


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Posted: October 29, 2016 at 6:56 pm

September 1980     Stix Van Ryn surfing in the 3rd monthly competition  of the Elouera Board riders club inaugural year.  The 1st comp was in May of that year.    Tim Vanderlaan Photo.


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Rod Katis

Posted: April 3, 2016 at 11:55 pm

Kat at The Wall ’89 photo Chris Stroh



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EBC Groms

Posted: April 3, 2016 at 11:53 pm

The groms getting coached by Greg McCarthy and Lee Richardson at Elouera early 80’s pre wall photo Chris Stroh


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Mark Rohr ’79

Posted: December 3, 2015 at 11:58 am

August 1979. Mark Rohr. Elouera Beach.  During the 70’s and 80’s Mark surfed the beaches between wanda & elouera with a smooth and fluid style. Mark was runner up in the inaugural (the first) elouera board riders competition in May 1980.  Tim Vanderlaan photo


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Kelvin Hawkins

Posted: November 27, 2015 at 3:34 pm

EBC mainman Kelvin Hawkins at The Point in the early to mid 80’s photo Chris Stroh



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Lyndsay Snelling

Posted: November 16, 2015 at 3:51 pm

Elouera boardriders club celebrates 35 years since the first comp was held at Elouera beach in May 1980.
This shot is of Lyndsay Snelling competing in the event. Tim Vanderlaan photo


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EBC 1980

Posted: November 16, 2015 at 3:45 pm

May 1980. A human pyramid of the newly formed Elouera Boardriders club members at the after party. This shot taken in the backyard of Mrs Mac’s property in Woolooware Road. Some of the members included Gary Freeland, Mark Mc Carthy, Dave Crawford, Craig Langston, Paul Holmes Stuart Darcy, Shane Rowles, Tim Westoff, the Snelling bros, Neil Aiken, Katis, Kelvin Hawkins & others. Tim Vanderlaan photo


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Bernard Clarke

Posted: November 9, 2015 at 2:13 am

The early 80’s. Bernard Clarke at Elouera Beach. Bernard was one of the original elouera board rider members and went on to become an accomplished big wave rider. Tim Vanderlaan photo.


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Darren Gopher Watkins

Posted: August 1, 2015 at 12:09 pm

Another grommet star from the 80s, Gopher was part of the EBC Club at the time this shot was snapped at Elouera by Chris Stroh mid 80’s.EBC turns 30 this year and a huge get together is planned for November.


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