Goofy-foot, Robert August going backside in the cold waters off the coast of Cape Town, South Africa, one of the iconic surf stops in The Endless Summer. The film went on to inspire surfing communities all over the world. Robert would go back to visit on a trip retracing his South Africa travels in 2014.
The 'Endless Summer' boys - The classic 1963 documentary that followed two young surfers, Robert August and Mike Hynson, with Bruce Brown behind the camera, around the world in search of...
Robert August competed in numerous California contests, including the first Duke Kahanamoku Classic and West Coast Championships. Here, his smooth style shows in an Oceanside contest in 1963. Robert came in 2nd...