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Stoked! A History of Surf Culture by Drew Kampion

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Published by Gibbs Smith, Publisher .
Written in English


  • Surfing, windsurfing, water skiing,
  • Subculture,
  • Social aspects,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Children"s 12-Up - Fiction - History,
  • Sports,
  • Surfing,
  • Historical - General,
  • Sports & Recreation / Water Sports,
  • History,
  • Water Sports

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8821936M
ISBN 101586852132
ISBN 109781586852139

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Now in a new and expanded edition, Stoked! A History Of Surf Culture by writer, photographer, and surfing expert Drew Kampion (who was also a former editor of "Surfer," "Surfing," "Wind Surf" and "Wind Tracks" magazines) is an informative, adventurous, visually oriented historical survey of a wildly popular sport -- and the people who embraced and developed it.5/5(5). Stoked: History of Surf Culture (Evergreen Series) by Brown, Bruce and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at x - Stoked: a History of Surf Culture by Drew Kampion - AbeBooks. A history of surf culture with photographs and documents that take surfing back to its roots in Tahiti. The book describes international competitions and technical movements, as well as discussing how surfing has become part of pop culture and a symbol of liberty. Drew Kampion is the former editor of Surfer, Surfing, Wind Surf, and Wind Tracks magazines. He founded, edited, and published the award-winning Island Independent, and is the author of the best-selling titles Stoked! A History of Surf Culture and Lost Coast: Stories from the Surf.

Get this from a library! Stoked!: a history of surf culture. [Drew Kampion] -- From its origins as a sport of Hawaiian nobility to the current death- defying acrobatics, Kampion (a former editor of a number of surfing magazines) details the development and global diffusion of. Surf culture includes the people, language, fashion, and lifestyle surrounding the sport of history of surfing began with the ancient initial culture directly influenced modern surfing, which began to flourish and evolve in the early 20th century, with its popularity peaking during the s and s (principally in Hawaii, Australia, and California).   Browse more videos. Playing next.   Laura Enever Undone Book Review Australian surfer Laura Enever spent the last two years chasing Australia’s scariest waves. Her journey is documented in a film called Undone and behind the scenes by Matt Dunbar, creating a women’s surfing collector’s special, The Undone Book. The book features interviews with surfing royalty such as Stephanie Gilmore, Joel Parkinson, Layne Beachley, .

Compre o livro Stoked a History of Surf Culture na : confira as ofertas para livros em inglês e importados Stoked a History of Surf Culture - Livros na Amazon Brasil- Pular para conteúdo principalReviews: 6. Drew Kampion is a former editor of SURFER (), SURFING (), WIND SURF (), and WIND TRACKS () magazines. He was Editorial Director for the Patagonia clothing company () and Associate Editor for NEW AGE JOURNAL ().4/5(17). World's most authoritative history of surfing has been reissued in a beautiful revised and updated edition published by Gibbs Smith (Utah).. Available at Though now out of print, I have a few copies of the First Edition of Stoked! available at $75 per copy (inscribed & signed), plus $ Priority Mail in the USA; $15 outside USA.. Send check or money order (total $85 US; $   John Severson’s book celebrates an envious lifestyle as it tweaks the noses of the encroaching status-conscious types. I was pretty stoked.” .