Tony Cope

Tony Cope started surfing in 1963 on a homemade hollow plywood board. He built foam and fibreglass boards on the south coast with Bob Groves and was one of the first people to surf Kimmeridge. He was involved with the British Surfing Association during the 60s and 70s.

Interview: Richard Gregory Ref: AV4096

Full interview available in The First Wave Archive.

Surf spots



Kimmeridge 1

Kimmeridge 4

Kimmeridge 3

Kimmeridge 2