International Surfboard Builders Hall Of Fame Inductee Details
For: Skip Frye
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Skip Frye
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Skip Frye Surfboards
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Skip Frye, known for his smooth trim and classic surfing style, was born in San Diego in 1941. His birth name was Harry, but because his father was away in the military, he was assigned the task of being the "skipper" in charge of things at home and the name stuck.

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2013 Surfers Hall of Fame Inductee Skip Frye

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