How this pack from Down Under made it to Colorado is a mystery to me, but I managed to salvage it out of the $1.00 bin at the local shop. As you can see from the pictures, it is pretty beat up with a nice crease along the top-left pack corner affecting all the cards. Futera is an Australian company and they seemed to have jumped on the early 1990s card craze with this second-year set of 1994 Futera Hot Surf cards. I'm hoping to land a Kelly Slater second-year card, which would be pretty cool. Here is the complete checklist on The Trading Card Database. Grab your cold can of Fosters and let's rip curl this thing:
explanation)and makes his own surfboards. Pretty cool!
Jimmy Slade and hated it? Pam Burridge is considered the queen of surfing!
Overall a great set and it is nice to see how cards of non-mainstream sports are manufactured.
Anyone have any great surfing stories? Thanks for stopping by and I hope the second half of your week goes well.