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Chinatown Boardroom Announces The 3rd Thursday Surf Discussion Series

| posted on January 08, 2010

9780760335994Chinatown Boardroom is pleased to have Duke Boyd as a speaker for the 3rd Thursday of the month Surf Discussion Series. Duke Boyd is the author of Legends of Surfing: The Greatest Surfriders from Duke Kahanamoku to Kelly Slater.

This book is a glorious celebration of surfing culture. Part exquisite picture book and travelogue of the best surfing spots on earth, part biography and reference guidebook, Legends of Surfing profiles over one hundred great surfers, men and women, from throughout the world along with surfing writers, filmmakers, board builders and photographers.

In life stories, and in exclusive interviews, with notable surfers this book offers a rare firsthand look at what it’s like to live to surf. Boyd is himself a legend of surfing, and has been honored at Legends Day by the California Surf Museum. He is a surfer, of course, but even better known as co-founder in 1962 of Hang Ten surf-wear, the first surf-wear clothing line. Chinatown Boardroom is honored to have Duke Boyd speak about Legends of Surfing on January 21, 2010. The Surf Discussion Series creates a forum for people to meet and discuss surf related topics including but not limited to, educational discussions & book signings in a casual comfortable atmosphere.

WHAT: Surf Discussion Series

WHO: Duke Boyd

TOPIC: Legends of Surfing & Book Signing

WHERE: Chinatown Boardroom 1160 Nuuanu Ave. Honolulu, HI 96817

WHEN: 3rd Thursday January 21, 2010 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

—- Free—-