1975 RIP CURL PRO BELLS: PETERSON MAKES IT THREE IN A ROW

You think the 2015 Rip Curl Pro is a shaggy buffalo in terms of size and girth and lack of mobility? I won’t argue. But take it back 40 years. Bells ’75—now that thing was a beast. Opened with a 72-man trails event. Then the women’s comp. Then four separate rounds of the men’s main event. Six-man heats. Points-per-maneuver…