OB’s Notable Women Surfers

  • June 21th, 2012 was an amazing night for surf history as the The Ocean Beach Historical Society and the California Surf Museum presented OB’s Notable Women Surfers
    P.L. United Methodist Church, , 1984 Sunset Cliffs Blvd., O.B.
    The Ocean Beach Historical Society and the California Surf Museum teamed up to present an entertaining overview of some of OB’s notable women surfers. Jane Schmauss, Historian at the surf museum, and local artist/surfer/historian Cher Pendarvis celebrated the growth of women’s surfing in the area, beginning with Faye Baird Fraser, considered to be San Diego’s first boardwoman, on to the Vahine Kai Surf Club, and other stand-out individuals. Boards, bathing suits. A group photo of these champion and top local surfing women rounded out the evening’s presentation. (Below)