Tatsuo Takei and Michio Degawa (Japanese surf legend from Kamakura) started archiving project to keep Japanese surfing history alive since 2013.

Degawa owns the most of collection which include 500 still picture negatives, and super 8mm & 16 mm motion pictures from mid 1960’s to 1970’s.

They are expanding visual and oral history archives for the future generation.
Their ultimate goal is to make a history book about Japanese surfing in 1960’s.