How Much Do You Really Know About Surfing?
In the last month, two giants of the surfing world passed away a week apart from one another.
John Severson, founder of Surfer Magazine, died peacefully in his sleep on May 26th at the age of 83 and Jack O’Neill, inventor of the modern wetsuit, passed way on June 2th. O’Neill was 94.
Surfing has evolved from a pastime for beach bums to a worldwide phenomenon over the last hundred years. It’s as much a part of our pop culture as any other major sport. But how much do you really know about the origins of surfing?
Take this quick quiz to test your surf knowledge.