Bing Surfboards Throw Back Thursday
photo: LeRoy Grannis
This photo was an ad for Hang Ten clothing back in the early 60’s taken by legendary surf photographer LeRoy Grannis. The image features surf industry titans and their wives. From left to right: Bing and Conlee Copeland, Hobie and Sharon Alter, Dewey and Carol Weber. Hang Ten clothing would go on to feature Bing Copeland and many of his team riders for future ads.
To learn more surfing history go here: https://www.bingsurf.com/product/bing-surfboards-book/
Also in Bing Surfboards Blog
Bing rider Dean Petty surfs all kinds of Bing surf designs, and this video by Tom Terrell titled, 'Rhythm and Beat' features Dean riding a Bing Pintail Lightweight and his signature Bing Bueno Life Model in cold waters in Nova Scotia. Music by Mike Trask.