• Huntington Beach Surfing Circle of Honor Paddleout World Record

    Huntington Beach Surfing Circle of Honor : Eyewitness

    A few months ago, Don Ramsey of the Ramsey Brothers Band and the Kowabunga Van Klan, asked me to come to the International Surfing Museum in Downtown Huntington Beach. He thought that I should meet the museum’s director Diana Dehm. And so I did. One Sunday afternoon, I met with Don and Diana in a small room at the museum on Olive Ave.  They told me about an ambitious project they had that involved teams of surfers forming “rings” in the water.  Inspired by the Olympics, we started calling the project “the secret rings project.” Coincidentally, my son, who is on his high school surf team said that they had just…