History of Surfing

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Young, Nat
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12,99 MB
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History of Surfing.pdf
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3397185313066

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The History of Surfing by world champion surfer Nat Young shares the history, stories, and inside expertise gathered in his years of deep involvement with the sport of surfing. The History of Surfing covers the full gamut, including the history, professionalism, surfboard evolution, professional surfers, the Hawaiian Islands, kneeboards, wave skills, windsurfers, and the future of surfing. Exclusive rare color photos covering surfing’s exciting past and present bring to life one of the most exciting and stunningly beautiful sports in the world. This book is the result of a lifetime of involvement with surfing and a deep interest in its history, and includes Nat’s discussions with the greats of the sport, from Duke Kahanmoku to contemporary stars like Kelly Slater and Lisa Anderson. Illustrating the book are rare reproductions of early Hawaiian and Australian surfing, along with the work of the world’s best surf photographers, including portraits of some of the remarkable figures that the sport has seen.

They called the practice he'e nalu, which translates to 'wave sliding' in English. Surfing was a deeply spiritual practice in their society. The first recorded sighting of actual surfing was made by Lieutenant James King, Commander of the "Discovery" in 1779.

They called the practice he'e nalu, which translates to 'wave sliding' in English. Surfing was a deeply spiritual practice in their society. The first recorded sighting of actual surfing was made by Lieutenant James King, Commander of the "Discovery" in 1779.

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