LEGENDARY SURFBOARD BUILDERS

Dale Velzy San Clemente, CA 1927-2005

Bob McTavish testing the V bottom in Hawaii 1967

Hobie Alter Dana Point CA 1933-2014

Californian Shaper

Australian Shaper

HOBIE ALTER  Shaper, Catamaran Designer

GERRY LOPEZ  Hawaii / Oregon

Surfer / Shaper

Jack  O'Neill   Wetsuit Designer, California Shaper, Surf Shop owner, a "Legendary Great Guy"

Jack O'Neill's Story

Jack O'Neill Santa Cruz, CA 1923-2017

Joe Kuala Oahu/ Kauai Hawaii 1943-2010

Hap Jacobs Hermosa Beach, CA 

Shaper

Progressive Expression Surfboards, Inter-island Surfboards   

Hawaiian Shaper / Glasser.  Joe's story

Doug Haut Santa Cruz, CA

Shaper  Doug's Story

Johnny Rice Santa Cruz, CA 1937-2014

Johnny and Rosemari Rice Santa Cruz, CA

California and Brasil Shaper

Johnny's Story

Wayo Whilar Lima, Peru

Shaper

Ben Aipa Oahu, Hawaii 

Surfer / Shaper

Michael Peterson Coolangatta, Australia   195.2-2012

Surfer / Shaper

Dick Brewer, Kauai, Hawaii

Shaper

Midge Farrelly Sydney, Australia 1944-2016

Australian 1st World Surfing Champion,

Shaper

Greg Noll Hermosa Beach, CA 

Shaper, Paddleboard Paddler

One of the first Big Wave Surfer

Movie Photographer in Surfing 1950/60

 

Joe Quigg Oahu, Hawaii

Shaper, Designed the Malibu Chip

Paddleboard Designer, Catamaran Designer

Built a row boat at a very young age

 

Mickey Munoz Capristrano Beach, CA 

Shaper / Surfer / Sailor

photo Leroy Grannis

Phil Edwards first to surf Banzai Pipeline was considered the best surfer in the world during 1960

Shaper / Surfer / Designer

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