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.


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.

Physical description

Black and white photograph of surf film maker Jack McCoy holding a Lightning Bolt surfboard.

Inscriptions & markings

Lightning Bolt logo on surfboard