“MYSTERY ACHIEVEMENT,” DAMIEN HARDMAN PROFILE BY PHIL JARRATT (1988)

Phil Jarratt’s profile on newly-crowned world champion Damien Hardman ran in the September 1988 issue of SURFER Magazine.  *   *   * Never having met Damien Hardman—the man who would soon become world champion—I asked around about him. “He’s kinda like Simon Anderson in his approach to life,” said one person. “It’s that Narrabeen thing, I…