Windansea Surf Club

Rowdy but well-organized surf club from La Jolla, California, with a roster including many of the America's best wave riders in the mid- and late 1960s. The Windansea Surf and Ski Club was founded in 1947, but died out shortly thereafter. Former high school teacher Chuck Hasley reformed the club in the summer of 1963 in order to field a team for the Malibu Invitational. Joey Cabell, Butch Van Artsdalen, Rusty Miller, Skip Frye, and Mike Hynson were among the first recruits.

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