“THE PHANTOM,” NICKY WOOD PROFILE BY DEREK HYND

This article ran in the March 1990 issue of SURFER. It has been slightly shortened and edited.  *  *  *  It’s 3:40 on a Saturday afternoon in Zarauz, Spain. Nicky Wood has just emerged from the shower and is playing the kid in the kitchen, hunting hidden chocolate in the icebox. His girlfriend Natalie, the…