The 1985 mini-documentary on the Morey Boogie board

Less than 15 years after the invention of the boogie board, there were already bodyboarders getting deeply barreled at Pipeline.

In 1985, when a mini-documentary on the inventor of the revolutionary watercraft was broadcasted, Tom Morey was already a public figure in his own right.

The “Thomas Edison of the surf world” had created a three-pound board that enables riders to feel the thrill of the roller coasters.