i surf because...

MONTGOMERY "BUTTONS" KALUHIOKALANI PROFILE  

 


  • Born: Honolulu (in Remembrance)
  • Nickname: Buttons: His grandmother said his black curly hair looked like buttons sewn into his head
  • Half Hawaiian / Half Black (some Chinese he said laughing)
  • Won the 1979 Sunkist in Malibu, First in the 1981 Peru International. 3rd placed in 1975/1981 Pro Class Trails, 3rd in 1981 Pipeline Masters

 

MAURICE COLE PROFILE

  • Born: Terang, Victoria, Australia 
  • Surfer & Shaper
  • Won 1972/1979 Victoria State Titles, placed 5th, 3rd, 5th from 1979-1981
  • Placed 5th in 1980 at World Surfing Championships in France
  • If he didn't surf, he wouldn't shape, if he didn't shape, he wouldn't surf