Surfing in San Diego

Much research points to surfing having come to Southern California in 1907, and it may have taken hold in San Diego as early as 1910. Join with us in this wonderful pictorial journey through San Diegos little-known surfing past.

Surfing in San Diego

Author: John C. Elwell

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

ISBN: 1439634130

Page: 128

View: 740

San Diego County has nearly 75 miles of picturesque coastline on the mighty Pacific Ocean, and for decades, San Diego has boasted of producing some of the world’s finest surfers. But here surfing is more than a sport—it is a Southern California lifestyle—and as such has heavily influenced the beach towns throughout the county. Much research points to surfing having come to Southern California in 1907, and it may have taken hold in San Diego as early as 1910. Join with us in this wonderful pictorial journey through San Diego’s little-known surfing past.

Related Books:

Surfing in San Diego
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: John C. Elwell, Jane Schmauss, California Surf Museum
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-07-04 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

San Diego County has nearly 75 miles of picturesque coastline on the mighty Pacific Ocean, and for decades, San Diego has boasted of producing some of the world’s finest surfers. But here surfing is more than a sport—it is a Southern California lifestyle—and as such has heavily influenced the beach
LEGENDARY SURFERS Volume 3: The 1930s
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Malcolm Gault-Williams
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-12 - Publisher: Lulu.com

"LEGENDARY SURFERS Volume 3: 1930s" details the surf world of the 1930s, including California, Florida, Hawaii, Australia and Britain. This is not a coffee table book. It is specifically written for surfers who want to know the details of the heritage we are blessed to share, as told by those
San Diego's Sunset Cliffs Park
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Kathy Blavatt
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-12 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Sunset Cliffs Park meanders along a mile and a half of San Diego's coastline, beckoning tourists and locals alike. These stunning cliffs inspired Albert Spalding, sportsman and visionary, to create a park in 1915 for all to enjoy. In the century since, many have left their mark, including the powerful
Fodor's San Diego
Language: en
Pages: 351
Authors: Fodor's Travel Guides
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-23 - Publisher: Fodor's Travel

For a limited time, receive a free Fodor's Guide to Safe and Healthy Travel e-book with the purchase of this guidebook! Go to fodors.com for details. Ready to experience San Diego? The experts at Fodor’s are here to help. Fodor’s San Diego travel guide is packed with customizable itineraries with
The Encyclopedia of Surfing
Language: en
Pages: 788
Authors: Matt Warshaw
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

A pop culture reference of surfing in America today contains 1,500 alphabetical entries and three hundred illustrations to review the activity's most significant contributors, events, equipment, culture, and history. Reprint.