This interview is in two section, both recorded by Matt Warshaw. The first part ran in the January 1986 issue of SURFER, when Barton Lynch was 23. Two-thirds of the way through the 1985 season, he was holding down the #1 slot on the rankings. He went on to finish the year runner-up to Tom Curren.
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Strictly on a pure talent level, a lot of people, as a matter of fact most people, would see you behind Tom Curren, Mark Occhilupo, Tom Carroll and Martin Potter . . .
. . . yet y...