Reinventing the Sport-Part II

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Joel T. Smith dives back into surfing history to look at the ealry pioneers. We may well have George Freeth to thank for bringing surfing back from the brink. In the early 1900’s George was at the forefront of the lost art and was even then experimenting with board design.He then came over to California and thats when things really took off. Joel shows us it important to look back, way back.