Alex Conrad

Alex Conrad was brought up in Cornwall. He learnt to surf in the 1980s and has competed both on traditional wooden bellyboards and on more traditional ‘longboards’.


Interview: Richard Lander student Harry Blackman Ref: AV4113

Full interview available in The First Wave Archive.

What is your aim?

What makes a surfer?

The Roxy affect

Leaving land behind

Perran from 8 ’til 4

Discovering surfing

Seeing the lights

Lifeguard surfers

Inspiring brother