Australian surfer and author known for being the world surfing champion in 1966 and 1970. He went on to write several books about surfing, including Surfing Australia's East Coast and Surf Rage.
He had success at his first major event when came in second place at the 1964 Australian Junior Championship, two years before becoming world champion.
He appeared in the 1980 film Palm Beach. He also won three Australian titles between 1966 and 1969.
He married Ti Young and has four children, including former pro surfer Beau Young.
He appeared alongside Bryan Brown in Palm Beach.