Pro Surfing is about to make its most radical leap of faith in decades by hosting a fully-fledged event at the KS wave pool. As the surfers visualise their ‘runs’ and get ready to become the envy of all watching, it’s worth looking back at the 1977 Stubbies, which ushered in a man-on-man format and changed Professional Surfing forever. That tectonic shift worked. Will the pool?  

MR and MP duke it out in the final while Rabbit, Peter Townend and Wayne Deane provide the context with their retrospective comments. Guaranteed to make you want to jump in the time machine. More MP at The Stubbies courtesy of Dan Webber.