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Topic: The Ryan Hardy Thread

He is a bodyboarding icon and I want to see a thread dedicated to Hardy media.

http://www.leboogie.com/libraries/main/images.php?ImageID=1449
Photo: Le Boogie

http://www.balibodyboarding.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/ryan-hardy-01.jpg
Photo: Chris Gurney

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http://www.chrisgarden.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/MG_9908-ryan-hardy-bodyboard-peru-chilca-peruvian-inca-challenge.jpg
Photo: Chris Garden

http://www.chrisgarden.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/MG_0585-ryan-hardy-bodyboard-new-zealand-dinner-plates.jpg
Photo: Chris Garden

http://www.chrisgarden.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/MG_0819-ryan-hardy-bodyboard-new-zealand-invert-isolated-challenge.jpg
Photo: Chris Garden

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Excellent call.

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http://static.shop033.com/resources/21/801/Image/BBK_Hardy_Toby%20LR.jpg

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^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

"I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence or insanity to anyone, but they've always worked for me."  - Hunter S. Thompson

6 (edited by stuckinabog 07.23.15 09:22)

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ruttz wrote:

Excellent call.

http://cluster.bodyboarders.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Vintage-Bodyboarding-Ryan-Hardy-Air-reverse.jpg
http://i902.photobucket.com/albums/ac228/4220_boys/RT_WP_2_ryanhardy_1024.jpg

That rug really held the room together.

7 (edited by Yoshua 07.23.15 09:21)

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http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-0kS-o8kasWs/TZ0hov7pvLI/AAAAAAAAAlc/JHF9Z_csHqk/s1600/hardy3.jpg

https://scontent.fsan1-2.fna.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xta1/v/t1.0-9/1378811_470045493103458_330729556_n.jpg?oh=aa2836efd846077220e94846cb979ffb&oe=56561840
Photo: Chris Gurney

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http://i61.tinypic.com/140vtwz.jpg

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Before Ryan, there was big brother Gene who went on to be perhaps the only person I can ever recall to make the covers of both a major bodyboarding AND surfing publication:

http://riptidemag.com.au/cms/wp-content/uploads/gene-hardy.jpg

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http://www.sixty40.co.za/photos/21060.jpg

shit quality video but so technical and smooth. ..

what good fun

12 (edited by tubenet 07.23.15 19:40)

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Hardy in NZ. God mode at 1:50!

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Jay Reale wrote:

Before Ryan, there was big brother Gene who went on to be perhaps the only person I can ever recall to make the covers of both a major bodyboarding AND surfing publication:

http://riptidemag.com.au/cms/wp-content … -hardy.jpg

Does da boss count for booging on surf and realty mag covers?
http://www.surfimages.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/ross-mcbride-surfers-journal-cover.jpg
http://www.bodyboarder.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=47870&d=1301784291&stc=1



Back to hardballs:
Tons here ugh... http://www.ryanhardybodyboardingschool. … surfshots/
http://www.ryanhardybodyboardingschool.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/box-invertreverse-seq.jpg

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rookie wrote:

Does da boss count for booging on surf and realty mag covers?

I say "close", but not the same as Gene's surfing cover was riding a surfboard.

15 (edited by DALLYSFL 07.24.15 07:44)

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So glad you kept this shot separate! This is it!!!

rookie wrote:

http://static.shop033.com/resources/21/801/Image/BBK_Hardy_Toby%20LR.jpg

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Does anyone have the full page sequence in bodyboarding magazine of ryan hitting a massive/perfect air reverse at pipe? Circa 2005

Tore it out of the mag for my school binder wish I left it in now. It's all-time

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^ So simple but so effective and perfect

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Epic idea for a thread. Look forward to mind surfing with hardy!

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hardballs!  after stewie he is my fave.  ever since I saw him do a 360 inside a monster chopes barrel in No Friends, tahiti skins

wandering the earth, trying to find my place, no more or less than anyone else

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TO KEEP THNIGS IN ORDER

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love how his homebreaks at the end just shit on everywhere else

Charlie "Man I was bangin' seven gram rocks and finishing em' because that's how I roll" Sheen

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Still one of the best in history

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One of a kind for sure. Nobody else would be able to pull off those spins in the barrel and cheesy motivational quotes.

WHOAAA that 8ft Surfline report is barely pushing dick high...

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https://scontent-lax3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfp1/v/t1.0-9/12654588_903571769750826_3739368946613093183_n.jpg?oh=d456fb339266b1cd6f87e4b737d71d70&oe=572C4599
https://scontent-lax3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xal1/l/t31.0-8/12615214_904722459635757_8641840054380708727_o.jpg
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that reverse is stupid

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Another recent grab
https://scontent-lax3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xtf1/t31.0-8/12657982_906232976151372_2622142162056880319_o.jpg

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http://www.fanpop.com/clubs/the-followi … -wallpaper

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Not only does he own Reeflex wetsuits he has announced his own board range coming out. Hardy Shapes.

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Ozoldboy wrote:

Not only does he own Reeflex wetsuits he has announced his own board range coming out. Hardy Shapes.

Yup just saw that.  Good for him.   Hopefully the boards aren't another "me too" sorta design......

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https://scontent-syd1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xtp1/v/t1.0-9/12717431_913552528752750_2152756293156589884_n.jpg?oh=f264f8b7d1075b168769910f5ee4a53a&oe=57643BEE

In partnership with Todd Quigley. Probably mass produced out of the Taiwan factory, same one that produces QCD, Funkshen, Nomad,, No 6, and Found boards (amongst others).