“RIP TED DEERHURST,” BY NICK CARROLL

This article ran in the January 1998 issue of Australia’s Surfing Life.  *  *  *  Edward Viscount Deerhurst was never a brilliant surfer. What was fascinating about Ted was his willingness to stick at it. Ted died at the age of 40 of heart failure in a Honolulu hotel room in October 1997. I’ll miss…