“Never trust a fart!” thats what Bing gave us for a life advise! Here’s our interview of him. Herbert Bingham Copeland III was born 1936 and grew up two blocks from the ocean in Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles. When he was 12 he became friends with Dale Velzy who worked as a life guard at
Today is a good Sunday cause even if it means it’s Monday tomorrow, it’s not gonna be any Monday blues; our friends Marg, Matt and Bing is coming to Sweden tomorrow! We’re spending this Sunday planning, cleaning, eating and waiting! Gonna be so fun to show our american friends our little part of Sweden.
Bing is coming to Europe!!! And to Sweden. They are going to come visit us in Torekov, then we are gonna go on a Sweden book signing tour to other surf spots & shops together! Gonna be awesome.. Get a chance to meet Mat & Margaret Calvani, who stand behind the very unique brand today.
I didn’t surf anything when we stayed at Mark & Daves with the Bing crew. Except for one epic white-water-foam-board-session. It wasn’t easy in the shore break with that plastic wobbly board and the current, I knew I had an audience and that didn’t make it easier. Just in time for when I decided it
Pics from Encinitas, California.
I first met this hat in California just around New Years, then our ways crossed again in Nicaragua three months later. It’s the most perfect hat I’ve ever met.. Can you belive how happy I was when Margaret gave it to me?! I’m gonna spend my summer in this hat and my flying sandals who
Linn & Margaret hanging out Nicaragua style. They are so much fun together and when they wanted me to take some photos of them they just couldn’t stop joking around. Here they are, in the pool, in the sea, in their seea suits.
Petter and I are back to normal again. Or not normal, I don’t think we will ever be normal after this trip. Whatever normal is… But we’re working full time on a project together that not involves this blog, it’s very exiting! However we don’t want the blog to be filled with boring pictures of
A company that produces surfboards for which people all over the whole world crave, dating back to the 50s with one hell of a story. This is Bing surfboards. Let us take it to the beginning. A young 13-year old boy named Herbert Bingham Copeland hanging out on the pier at Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles