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POP CULTURE: SURFING
Transcript of POP CULTURE: SURFING
Cali surf legend Bob Cooper moved to Coffs in '67
opened surf shop, manufactured, surf team
strengthened and became popular pastime
Coffs Boardriders formed in 60s for competitions 1964 - first World Champion crowned at Manly (Australian Midget Farrelly)
influence of the media (Hollywood) - Australian surfers explored the coastline
took off due to introduction of Australian Surf Lifesaving Association
Boards - shorter, lighter, more maneuverable
70s - centre of surfing became Australia Beach Boys of Waikiki took up surfing in early 20th century
1915 - increase in popularity:
Duke Kamanoku introduced surfing to Freshwater (AUST)
George Freeth introduced to Cali
1928 - first ever surf comp
Subculture carried to mainstream through media (music - Beach Boys, film - Gidget) and fashion theoretically everyone is equal
predominantly white, Australians
middle class - stable income (3k-5kAUD/year, 1600 full equipment) tech advances (internet/magazines) allow everyone everywhere to be a participant
to be an active participant - access to ocean, lake, wave machine.
can cause conflict played significant role in changes and continuities of popular culture
t.v. - Bondi Rescue, Manly Surf, Puberty Blues, Bra Boys
Magazines - Tracks and Riptide (monthly)
internet - live streams, updates, buying online
smartphones (apps) - current and future conditions in palm of hand access to pop culture by non participants has been created through media and associated paraphernalia
everyone wants a piece of laid back, free lifestyle Acceptance:
females in a male dominated sport
'Girls Go Surfing Day'
moved away from a pastime associated with drugs to role models and anti drugs Rejection:
associated paraphernalia has become too mainstream
stereotypical societal view or surfers