1968 Canaveral Pier AAAA

"Tabeling Socks it to 'Em in Canaveral Finals," Mike Thompson, Florida Today, Sept 3, 1968

Cocoa Beach's Mike Tabeling, who went through five Eastern Surfing Association 4A contests this year without a win, picked up [the victory] Monday at the Canaveral Pier Labor Day Surfing Contest. Tabeling swept through the quarter- and semifinals in unbeaten fashion and eliminated all foes in the finals to place him in serious contention for an ESA berth in the World Surfing Contest this November.

He ...