International Surfboard Builders Hall Of Fame Inductee Details
For: George 'Peanuts' Larson
Inductee Name
George 'Peanuts' Larson
Event Year
2010
Inductee Location
Deceased 1986
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Inductee Boardshop
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Inductee Bio

Quirky pre-World War II surfer and boardmaker from Laguna Beach, California; a model for the irrepressible and irresponsible Southern California surfer. Larson was born (1916) and raised in Laguna, and began surfing in the late '20s. During the depression he made surfboards, usually out of redwood and balsa, using a draw-knife, for most of the two or three dozen Laguna surfers.

For the complete biography, go to: http://encyclopediaofsurfing.com/entries/larson-george-peanut

Thanks to: http://encyclopediaofsurfing.com/entries/larson-george-peanuts for the photo

Links

Croul Publications.com book about George Peanuts Larson

George "Peanuts" Larsen and the Lone Ranger Youtube at the 2010 ISBHOF event