Bustin' Down the Door by Wayne Bartholomew
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Bustin' Down the Door
By Wayne Bartholomew

Bustin' Down the Door

New edition

By (author) See other recent books by Wayne Bartholomew
With Tim Baker See other recent books by Tim Baker
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $32.99
Your Price: $27.71 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $5.28! (16% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.39 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply

Bustin' Down the Door by Wayne Bartholomew

Book Description

'articulate, personable, calculating and stylish. Rabbit defines an era of innovation and individuality.' -Kelly Slater From street urchin to world surfing champion to boardroom heavyweight, this edition of the bestselling cult classic captures all the intrigue and adventure of Wayne 'Rabbit' Bartholomew's remarkable personal journey. World Champion in 1978, World Masters Champion in 1999, and CEO/President of the Association of Surfing Professionals for ten years, Rabbit's charisma, flamboyance and warrior spirit have helped define surfing over three decades. In 2009, he was honoured for his contribution to surfing, being appointed a Member of the Order of Australia. BUStIN' DOWN tHE DOOR is a story of unfaltering self-belief, of immense hardship and struggle, and of hilariously wild times, as Rabbit sets off from Australia's Gold Coast, surfboard under his arm, to conquer the surfing world. From spartan days of living on rice and oats while tackling the huge waves of Hawaii, to a glorious rollercoaster ride of parties, fast cars and perfect waves, Rabbit recalls outrageous adventures shared with surfing's most famous figures - including Nat Young, Michael Peterson, Mark Richards, tom Carroll and Kelly Slater.

Buy Bustin' Down the Door book by Wayne Bartholomew from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780732274795
ISBN-10: 0732274796
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 137mm x 25mm)
Pages: 384
Imprint: HarperSports
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd
Publish Date: 23-Jan-2002
Country of Publication: Australia

Other Editions...


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Bustin' Down the Door book by Wayne Bartholomew and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review

Author Biography - Wayne Bartholomew

WAYNE 'RABBIT' BARTHOLOMEW was the 1978 World Professional Surfing Champion and is currently the CEO of ASP International. Rabbit and his peers pioneered the professional surfing circuit, travelling the world on the proverbial shoestring to a handful of scattered events until a unified World Tour was formed in 1977. Rabbit was rated in the top 5 in the world for eight consecutive seasons and distinguished himself with his cavalier approach to the big waves of Hawaii and his fierce competitive nature. Today, Rabbit lives in an apartment overlooking his beloved Kirra Point and can be found getting his share of set waves on any good day. TIM BAKER is a former editor of 'Tracks' and 'Surfing Life' magazines, and has contributed to 'Surfing Life', 'Deep' and 'US Surfing' magazine. He has also written for 'Rolling Stone', 'Playboy', 'Penthouse' and 'Inside Sport'. He lives in Currumbin, Queensland, and enjoys surfing, travel, reading, cooking, eating and playing guitar.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Wayne Bartholomew close
Recent books by Tim Baker close
Fever City by Tim Baker
Fever City by Tim Baker
Fever City by Tim Baker
Fever City by Tim Baker
That Hoodoo, Voodoo That You Do by Tim Baker
Attracting and Retaining Talent by Tim Baker
Australia's Century of Surf by Tim Baker
End of the Performance Review by Tim Baker
Surfari by Tim Baker
Mick Fanning Surf for Your Life by Tim Baker
Surf for Your Life by Tim Baker
Occy by Tim Baker
8 Values of Highly Productive Companies by Tim Baker
High Surf by Tim Baker
Golf Tips from the Pros by Tim Baker
Waves by Tim Baker
Bustin' Down the Door by Tim Baker
Helping People with a Learning Disability Explore Relationships by Tim Baker
Helping People with a Learning Disability Explore Choice by Tim Baker
BoomerangBooks.com.au close