Southern Californian icon, board builder, Gidget stunt double, professional surfer, all around surf pioneer Mickey Munoz joins us to tell about the solid balsa 8’10” he bought from Joe Quigg for $55, how he caught the best wave of his life at age 72, and shares his breaking point for Miki Dora’s antics. Part one of two. Enjoy!
The basis of this conversation was Mickey’s book, No Bad Waves, which is available for purchase HERE.
KELLY VS JOHN JOHN’S SEMIFINAL BOUT AT THE 2014 BILLABONG PRO TAHITI
MALIBU IN THE 1950’S
Link to information about The Uplifter’s Ranch
JOE QUIGG & MATT KIVLIN
Part 2 of our interview with Mickey Munoz will be posted on October 20th.
Thanks to the EncyclopediaOfSurfing.com for all the imagery and videos.
Host, Producer: David Scales @David_Lee_Scales
Intro Music: Ramsey Lewis, Dear Prudence
Outro Music: Nina Simone, I Wish I Knew