1974 Hang Ten American Pro
[NOTE: the Hang Ten American Pro debuted in 1972 but was not held in 1973]
From the May 1975 issue of SURFER Magazine
The second annual Hang Ten American Pro was held at Sunset. Surfers were calling it perfect 10-15'. Results: Hakman, $4,000; Lucas, $1,000; Cairns, $700; Abellira, $500; Bertleman, $400; Kanaiaupuni, $300; Petersen, $100, plus a Kawasaki bike for highest scored wave. Lopez took SURFER Magazine's 100 bucks for "longest tube ride," a radical inside-the-tube left on a 12-foot w...