“THE HIGH PERFORMERS ANSWER AUSTRALIA,” SURFER, MAY 1967

This is the third article in the great Aussie-Yank catfight trilogy that begins with Bill Cleary’s “The High Performers” and continues with John Witzig’s “We’re Tops Now.” This piece, “The High Performers Answer Australia,” ran without a byline in the July 1967 issue of SURFER. It is the sound of defeat and anger and denial and hurt…