PETE PETERSON: SO GOOD HE DIDN’T NEED WAX

This week marks the anniversary of Pete Peterson winning the 1938 Pacific Coast Surf Riding Championships, held at San Onofre. The PCSRC was a big deal. Tom Blake won it the first year. Whitey Harrison, Dorian Paskowitz, Hoppy Swarts, Cliff Tucker—all the hot West Coasters turned out for this one. The event was held nine times between…