Dunn, Jackie

Fearless 1970s Pipeline specialist from Hawaii. Dunn was born (1957) in Newport Beach, California, won the 11-year-old division of the 1967 Menehune contest in La Jolla, and two years later moved with his mother to Maui. He was featured in a 1970 Surfing magazine article titled "Jack is Nimble, Jack is Quick," which showed the white-blond 13-year-old goofyfooter dropping into a double-overhead wave at Honolua Bay.

The '70s would be Gerry Lopez's decade as reigning king of Pipeline, but Dunn,...