Minnow Green

Robert Green joined Hayle SLSC in 1966 and got his first board in 1967. Called Minnow because he was competent in the water and was small, he was 3 times British Double Ski Champion. Now based in St Agnes, Minnow set up the British Longboarding Union in 1996.

Interview: Dominca Williamson 04/10/12 Ref: AV4044

Full interview available in The First Wave Archive.

Surf spots


Respect for watermen

Learning at the club

Boiling up wax

Surfing and saving lives

British longboarding

Smile and take turns

Homemade boards

Endless Summer

80s boom