Warren, Mark

Clean-cut Australian pro surfer from Sydney's northern beaches; world-ranked #4 in 1976, and winner of the 1980 Duke Kahanamoku Classic. Warren was born (1952) in landlocked Gundagai, New South Wales, raised in the Narrabeen area, and began surfing at age 11. He was an Australian National Titles finalist in 1971, 1972, and 1974, before winning in 1976. A pro by then (few distinctions were made at the time between pro and amateur surfers), Warren also competed on the debut world circuit in 197...