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PDF ì BOOK North Shore Chronicles FREE ✓ BRUCE JENKINS Ô ❆ North Shore Chronicles: Big-Wave Surfing in Hawaii kindle Epub ❤ Author Bruce Jenkins – Goproled.co.uk In this memorable account of 17 trips he made to Hawaii's North Shore starting in 1974 Bruce Jenkins considered the Kerouac of surIn this memorable account of 17 trips he made to Hawaii's North Shore starting in 1974 Bruce Jenkins considered the Kerouac of surf writers profiles the area's elite the superstars who live to conuer Hawaii's deadliest waves Here are the egoists stylists gladiators and purists of the sport from big wave greats Darrick Doerner and Mark Foo to bodysurfer Mark Cunningham and bodyboarder Mike Stewart Features 77 color photos Great

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In this memorable account of 17 trips he made to Hawaii's North Shore starting in 1974 Bruce Jenkins considered the Kerouac of surf writers profiles the area's elite the superstars who live to conuer Hawaii's deadliest waves Here are the egoists stylists gladiators and purists of the sport from big wave greats Darrick Doerner and Mark Foo to bodysurfer Mark Cunningham and bodyboarder Mike Stewart Features 77 color photos Bruce Jenkins does a phenomenal job bringing the reader to Hawaii's North Shore His comfort level with the surfing community on the North Shore allows us entree into a world very few of us will experience and his does this with an elounce and immediacy that makes for compelling reading This book belongs on the bookshelf of anyone interested in surfing in particular and anyone generally interested in well told sports storiesThe pictures give extra depth and provide credibility to the stories Easily among the best written books about big wave surfing

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North Shore Chronicles Big Wave Surfing in HawaiiIn this memorable account of 17 trips he made to Hawaii's North Shore starting in 1974 Bruce Jenkins considered the Kerouac of surf writers profiles the area's elite the superstars who live to conuer Hawaii's deadliest waves Here are the egoists stylists gladiators and purists of the sport from big wave greats Darrick Doerner and Mark Foo to bodysurfer Mark Cunningham and bodyboarder Mike Stewart Features 77 color photos Google Books provides a very substantial preview of this book I suggest reading the introduction written in 2005 The bulk of the text was published in 1990 with added material in 1998 and updates in 2005 so this book has had a long gestationA bit of a further update came in November 2011 which introduced me to the author's long time interest in surfing Bruce Jenkins born 1948 is a long time sports writer and sports columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle In November he did a George Plimpton by both covering and participating in the San Francisco Bodysurf Classic a modest event for enthusiasts of using your body as a surfboard Jenkins reports eight foot surf 56 degree water and one competitor who wore only a Speedo Best of all Jenkins was assigned the same heat as his role model and mentor in bodysurfing Mark Cunningham who is one of the surfers profiled in North Shore ChroniclesThis is a book for those who appreciate athletes and like good sports writing For those who already love surfing it must be something of a classic The only puzzle to me is that it took me so long to find Mr Jenkins and his book