Geoff Solness ’79

Posted: October 6, 2022 at 9:49 am

Geoff Solness.Winter 1979. Standout Shark Island Surfer and shaper of the “Highlight” G&S surfboards with fingertip control at Cronulla point. Tim Vanderlaan Photo


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Geoff Solness

Posted: June 23, 2018 at 2:16 pm

June 1983 Geoff Solness. Shark island. Speeding across a “football sized” waveface Geoff rarely missed a big swell in the 70’s and 80’s. RIP Geoff. Tim Vanderlaan Photo

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Peter Clarke Swallow Tail

Posted: December 23, 2017 at 9:24 am

Shaped by Soulman around ’73/ ’74.




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Soulman ’76

Posted: November 14, 2017 at 7:56 am

Shark Island has been the ultimate testing ground for decades.  Geoff Solness in 1976. Tim Vanderlaan Photo


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Highlight Surfboards by Geoff Solness

Posted: July 17, 2017 at 9:46 am

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Geoff Solness

Posted: January 24, 2017 at 6:27 pm

Soulman could ride any reef barrel. Here he is in the early 80s surfing Occys fav spot photo Chris Stroh



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Soulman ’79

Posted: December 2, 2016 at 12:11 am

Geoff Solness, Shark Island, Winter 1979. In the seventies, and long before the masses took to surfing the Island, a small group of standup surfers already had the place “wired” RIP Geoff. Tim Vanderlaan Photo


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Shark Island Design

Posted: July 23, 2016 at 11:21 am

Twinny shaped by Geoff Solness early 80s

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Geoff Solness Shape

Posted: March 20, 2016 at 9:45 am

Soulman 6ft 4in G&S pintail late 70’s


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Geoff Solness

Posted: January 14, 2016 at 10:57 pm

Peter Clark 6ft 10 in Geoff Solness shape.

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