Jack O'Neill: It's Always Summer On the Inside

No one has done more to expand the world of surfing than Jack O'Neill.

In the middle of the twentieth century, surfing was overwhelmingly confined to warm-water latitudes and summer seasons.

By the end of the century, surfers were riding waves in some of the most remote cold-water corners of the world in places like Scotland, Tasmania, and Canada in the dead of winter.

Jack O'Neill made it all possible with his invention of the wetsuit.

This is his story, lushly illustrated with archival photos and classic surfing images and brought vividly to life through quotes from some of the most famous surfers of the past 50 years.

Book Details

Author: Drew Kampion
Hardcover: 256 pages
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1452102600
ISBN-13: 978-1452102603
Product Dimensions:  1.2 x 10.5 x 10.2 inches