“CONTEST MORNING,” BY MARK MARTINSON

Mark Martinson’s one-day travelogue ran in the May 1969 issue of SURFER. This version has been slightly edited and shortened. *  *  * Four-thirty Saturday morning. Brrring! Wham! Uhhh . . . oh yeah, surfing contest. The Big Ben alarm clock does the job. Better get a little stimuli going. Some hot tea should do…

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