Vintage Collectibles - Magazines - Surfing Action
Surfing Action Volume 1, No. 1 (1968)
Petersen Publishing decided to make another go at it with this magazine, according to Tim DeLaVega, author of the Surfing Collectibles Guide. Editor Richard Graham started off with America's first shortboard cover and this....... Details
Surfing Action Volume 1, No. 4 (1968)
Content includes a Keith Paull profile, "The Shaping Machine" by Steve Pezman and Stuart Herz, and "Trestles: Is It Worth It?" Plus a Dru Harrison interview, "A Summer Challenge" at Ala Moana, "Hawaii: The Big Island," and....... Details
Surfing Action Volume 1, No. 5 (1968)
Desirable issue featuring "California's Last Frontier," The Ranch. Classic Dive & Surf wetsuit ad with Mickey Munoz & Hobie Alter. Also includes a surfboard design forum. December 1968 issue in very good condition........ Details
Surfing Action Volume 2, No. 1 (1969)
Includes a Reno Abellira profile, coverage of the 1968 World Championships, a Jeff Hakman interview, a Hawaii pictorial, and "California Seminar," featuring quotes from California legends Mike Hynson, Rusty Miller, Mickey....... Details
Surfing Action Volume 2, No. 2 (1969)
Coverage includes a Ryan Dotson interview and results from the 4th annual Duke Invitational. Steve Pezman pens "The Essence of a Moment" while Corky Carroll authors "Live the Life You Love." Also includes "Yoga in Surfing,"....... Details
Surfing Action Volume 2, No. 3 (1969)
Includes a Barry Kanaiaupuni profile, coverage of the Peru Invitational, an Eddie Aikau interview, "Children of the Sea," meditation and surfing, a surf fashion article titled "The Great Put-On," and a Moss Landing pictorial....... Details
Surfing Action Volume 2, No. 4 (1969)
Petersen seemed to have an affinity for day-glo colors and psychedelic imagery back in 1969...must have been a sign of the times. Content includes a Honolua Bay pictorial, a Mexico travel feature by Steve Pezman, "Sharks,"....... Details
Surfing Action Volume 3, No. 1 (1970)
This one includes a Jackie Baxter profile, "New Reality of the Eastern Surfer," "California on Crystal," and an interesting article on paipo boarding. We rate this one a Betty, or about 80 percent of mint. Interior pages....... Details
Surfing Action Volume 3, No. 2 (1970)
Content includes a feature on a 13-year-old blonde kid by the name of Jackie Dunn. Also includes a winter La Jolla Cover pictorial, an Australia travel feature, Tiger Espere interview, Honolua Bay barrels, and "Greenough:....... Details
Surfing Action Volume 3, No. 3 (1970)
Find yourself in the North Shore group portrait on pages 50-51. This highly collectible magazine also features a black and white portrait of Billy and Laird Hamilton on page 46. Nice Sebastian Inlet pictorial, too. This....... Details
Surfing Action Volume 3, No. 4 (1970)
Content includes "The Design Revolution," "Surf City" by Steve Pezman, a Midget Farrelly profile, and an interview with master shaper Dick Brewer. We rate this one a Betty-minus, or 75 percent of mint. Front and back cover....... Details