International Surfboard Builders Hall Of Fame Inductee Details
For: Hobie Alter
Inductee Name
Hobie Alter
Event Year
2004
Inductee Location
34174 Pacific Coast Highway, Dana Point Califirnia, 92629
Inductee Contact
949 496 2366
Inductee Brand
Inductee Boardshop
Hobie Surf Shop
Boardshop Link
http://www.hobiesurfshop.com/
Inductee Bio

During the summer of 1950, with his two loves firmly in hand: wood working and the ocean, and his dream of never having to wear hard-soled shoes in mind, Hobie Alter set a course that would influence the future of the "Sport of Kings." Described as a man of great imagination he started out shaping surfboards in his family's Laguna Beach summer home for friends, and ended up shaping a culture.

For the complete biography, go to: http://www.hobiesurfshop.com/HOBIE-HISTORY.html

Thanks to: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hobart_Alter for the photo

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