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One For The Finless Fanatics, Courtesy Of Jack Coleman

88 softies and a new way to ride a pit.

cinema // Jan 9, 2019
Words by stab
Reading Time: < 1 minutes

Just when you thought the soft scene had shown us every novel waveriding technique physically possible, they give us more.

While we saw title’s taken and Jaws tamed in the Pacific, 88’s cult of Northern NSW has been quietly upping the fins free approach on sand bottom pointbreaks – pushing novelty to its farthest reaches.

Wherever this kind of transformation takes place, alt-lensman Jack Coleman is there with cam in hand. It’s a little chicken versus the egg: does Coleman create this weird world, or does the weird world create him?

While you ponder, hit play on Lords Of The Duzzo, open your mind and dig the strange, yet highly functional tube-threading techniques within.

Ozzie Wright catches a couple, so does seven-x champ, Steph Gilmore, but it’s the underdogs who’ll teach you something new.

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