Our guest this week is a former 80’s Pro Surfer that was rubbing elbows with the best out of San Diego, including guys Mike Lambresi, David Barr, and Chris Menzie. He went on to work in the industry with over 40 years in retail. He now resides in New Zealand where he runs retail for the countries biggest Surf Retailer “Backdoor Surf”. He has never took off the jersey and continues compete and dominate with impressive results as New Zealand’s 2x National Champ in the over 40’s Division and in recent years taking a win in the 50’s. We welcome to the show, Rick “DEL MAR SLASH“ Lasch.