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Photograph - Jack McCoy and Lightning Bolt Surfboard

From the Collection of Australian National Surfing Museum 77 Beach Road Surf City Plaza Surfcoast Highway Torquay Victoria

Description
Black and white photograph of surf film maker Jack McCoy holding a Lightning Bolt surfboard.
Size
H14cm x W9cm
Object Registration
2012.30070
Keywords
jack mccoy, lightning bolt surfboards
Historical information
Jack McCoy is a famous surfer and surf film maker from Hawaii. In this photograph he can be seen holding a brand new Lightning Bolt single fin surfboard.
When Made
circa 1975
Made By
Unknown (Maker)
Significance
Jack McCoy is recognised as one of the world's great surf film makers.During the seventies Lighting Bolt were one of the most famous surfboard companies in the world. The fact both 'were' born in Hawaii makes this photograph interesting and significant.
Inscriptions & Markings
Lightning Bolt logo on surfboard
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM