Required Summer Surf Reading

Jake Howard this week highlights the new book Turn and Go! 50 Years of Surf Writings by Steve Pezman, founder of The Surfer’s Journal. Pezman, who will hold a book-signing event next month at the Surfing Heritage and Culture Center, documents the sport, culture and lifestyle of wave-riding, while sharing some of his favorite tales.

Historical Happenings: The Book on San Onofre Beach

In this month’s Historical Happenings column, Tom Marshall highlights only a small fraction of what David Matuszak covers in his nearly 12-pound book about surfing history at San Onofre, San Onofre—Memories of a Legendary Surfing Beach. The author will headline the Historical Society’s next public event on June 9 to discuss the book.

Fly Is the Guy

From crafting beautiful surfboards to sharing stories, ‘The Fly’ Van Swae has seen and done it all during his life in the surf By Jake…