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  • Collection: Meet the Surfers

Linda Merrill

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Popular female surfer from Southern California made famous through her exploits in surfing competitions.

Duke Kahanamoku

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Credited as the man who brought surfing to the mainland from Hawaii

Phil Edwards

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Surfer from Long Beach, first to complete a ride at Hawaii's Pipeline

Corky Carroll

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Raised in Surfside, California, Carroll was the first surfer to get paid to surf and recieve endorsements

Bob Baird

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Bob Baird, surf pioneer, standing next to the first surfboard he crafted in 1959

George Freeth

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Credited as being the 'father of modern surfing'