Reno, Angie

Hyperkinetic switchfooter from the San Fernando Valley, northeast of Los Angeles. A 1968 issue of Surfing magazine noted that the 15-year-old Reno "surfs like a young Dewey Weber, always on the go, climbing and dropping, and driving hard on every move."

Reno was born (1953) in Hollywood, grew up in Canoga Park, and began surfing at age 13. Three years later he was the surprise winner of the Malibu Invitational contest, outpointing older and better-known surfers like Mike Doyle, Mike Purpus, ...