Surf's Up (TV show)

Half-hour weekly variety show produced by KHJ-TV Channel 9 in Los Angeles; broadcast locally in 1964 and 1965. Surf 's Up was originally hosted by KHJ radio DJ and programmer Stan Richards, who also did a hot-rodding show called Wheels. The New Jersey–raised Richards was introduced to surfing at the 1964 Malibu Invitational, which he covered for a 90-minute KHJ-TV special. ("Now tell me, Bob," the uninformed Richards reportedly said on air to cohost and surf journalist Robert Feigel, "can a g...