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Chinatown Boardroom Announces the 3rd Thursday Surf Discussion Series

| posted on August 10, 2009

Honolulu, HI, August 20, 2009

Chinatown Boardroom is please to announce Ricky Grigg as the speaker for this month’s 3rd Thursday of the month Surf Discussion Series. The Surf Discussion Series coincides with The Chinatown Arts District 3rd Thursday events. Ricky Grigg’s life is one of adventure, from big-wave surfing to deep sea diving & oceanography, a marriage of sports and science. In the ’1960s Ricky Grigg was known as one of the best big wave surfers of the era, in 1967 Surfer Magazine rated him No.1 in the world. He won the Duke Kahanamoku Invitational Surfing Championship in 1966 and 1968. Ricky earned a Ph.D. from Scripps Institute of Oceanography and became a professor at the University of Hawaii. He has authored a number of books about surfing, science and the ocean. Ricky Grigg will be discussing Environmental Fallacies and he will be available for a book signing. The Surf Discussion Series creates a forum for people to meet and discuss surfing, culture and life.

What: Surf Discussion Series

Who: Ricky Grigg

Topic: Environmental Fallacies

When: 3 rd Thursday August 20, 2009 6:30 – 7:30pm

Where: Chinatown Boardroom 1160 Nuuanu Ave Honolulu, HI 96817

FREE