PIPE MASTERS 1980s: DECADE OF FLOGGINGS

Thought it was the old memory playing tricks on me again, but went back and checked and sure enough, the 1980s really were the highpoint for Pipe Masters floggings. By a mile! 1980: “The biggeest, most radical surf ever for a tournament at Pipeline” (Michael Tomson) 1981: “Ten-to-twelve, made hollow and treacherous by a sandbar…