The Hunter's greatest male surfers: 'Radical Roger' Clements tearing it up in the surf from the 1960s to the 2000s and beyond

Ian Kirkwood
Updated April 5 2021 - 11:58am, first published March 23 2021 - 9:00am

WHEN Roger Clements was inducted into the Merewether Surfboard Club Hall of Fame in 2010, he was described as the Newcastle junior champion of 1969, the captain of an Australian surfing team tour of England in 1981 and the national senior title holder of that year.

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Ian Kirkwood

Ian Kirkwood


Reporting journalist at the Newcastle Herald since 1987. Editorial writer, general reporter, industrial relations, industry and coal.

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