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  • Collection: Meet the Surfers

Linda Merrill

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

Duke Kahanamoku

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

Credited as being the 'father of modern surfing'