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Surfers in the Cape Fear Region

Below is a selected listing of individuals who were either members of the early surfing years in the Cape Fear Region or who have in some way had a profound influence on surfing in the region. If you know of someone who is not identified on this listing, please feel free to contact Peter Fritzler, fritzlerp@uncw.edu

Carolina and Kure Beaches
Abernathy, Keith
Abernathy, Mickey
Allen, Jeff
Allen, Jimmy
Benson, Bobby
Benson, Jimmy
Benson, Joe
Congleton, Howard
Culberth, Fisher
Danner, Clarence "Sonny"
Doetsch, Gary
Everhart, Rodney
Everhart, Steve
Ford, Mack
Heglar, Harold
Hensley, Chux
Horne, Doug
Jewell, Albert
Lancaster, Lank
Lentz, Donnie
Lentz, Jimmie
Marley, Joe
Miller, Eddie
Parker Beitel, Becca
Penny, Robert
Petty, Harold
Pearce, Paul
Pritchard, Herman
Purvis, Mike
Pye, Richard
Ray, David Sr.
Reid, Bill
Renn, Bill
Ring, Jimmy
Saunders, Chuck
Saunders, Lloyd
Smith, Mike
Snow, Carl
Stevens, Dale
Tucker, Tommy
Watters, Hall
Watters, Tommy
Weiss, Frank
Williams, Wayne
Winter, Phil

Oak Island and Long Bay Area
Jones, Jon

Surf City and Topsail Beaches
Blackwood, Jimmy
Caldwell, Rick
Church, Jimbo
Church, Mike
Church, Ronnie
Cornwall, Jerry
Cowart, Steve
Harris, Tony
Heath, Carson
Howard, George
Howell, Randy
Humphrey, Randy
Johnson, Jerry
Johnson, Seth
Kekoea, Ron
LaFay, Gary
McCabe, Kevin
McGreevy, Artie
McMurtry, Jeanette
Medlin, Ray "Flipper"
Medlin, Michael
Miral, Al
Mitchell, George
Moore, Mike
Paliotti, Joey
Paliotti, Yogi
Pelletier, Buddy
Rice, Larry
Skvaril, Jeff
Spikes, Tracy
Spratt, Michael
Stadig, Emmitt

Other Articles
Early Wave Riding
Professor's Point
- Dr. John Bennett
Surf Clubs
Wrightsville Beach Surf Club

Wrightsville Beach
Akel, Norman
Allison, Will
Aman, Jeff
Alpert, Sandy
Apistolico, John
Barnes, Reggie
Bates, John
Batounis, John
Batson, John
Beddoes, Woody
Bland, Joe
Bland, Tim
Booth, Jimmy
Border, Grieg
Bourgeois, Ben
Boyette, Steve
Branxton, Frank
Bringhurst, Bill
Byers, Bill
Calhoun, Mike
Cannon, Gene
Conner, Danny
Cooper, Billy
Curry, Bill
Curry, Mike
Davis, Charlie
Deep, Mike
Donnell, David
Edens, Bill
Edens, Jim
English, Charles
Endress, Dave
Erkes, Axel
Fergus, Dolly
Fergus, Ginny
Fisher, Jim
Flowers, Skip
Funderburg, Joe
Gigax, Vernon
Gnau, Eric
Halterman, Charlie
Hegemann, Billy
Hemby, Larry
Hurd, Clayton
Hutton, John
Ingram, A.C.
Jones, Charlie
Jordan, John
Kelly, Phil
King, Gene
King, Jerry
Knape, Wes

Wrightsville Beach (cont.)
Mangiacapre, Mary Ann & Steve
Massey, Doug
McCrary, Everett
McEntee, Joe
McSwain, Larry
Mixon, Jim
Monaghan, Katie (Dean)
Nicholson, Sue
Northrop, Joe
Owens, Jot
Owens, Ralph
Parker, Rich
Parker, Robert
Paul, Mike
Pearson, Dan
Pearson, Lee
Peterson (Stallings), Jenny
Pickett, Jo
Pittman, Gregg
Peterson, Gary "Pete"
Phillips, Chris
Rippy, Allen
Russo, Glenn
Sanderson, Glenn
Shaw, Stuart "Polar Bear"
Shepard, Jimmy
Skiba, Jim
Smith, Steve
Spencer, Mike
Sproul, Frank
Stallings, Anna
Sullivan, Jim
Sutton, Charles
Sutton, John "Wayne"
Thomas, David
Thompson, Jean
Thompson, Tommy
Todd, Ricky
Turner, Roy
Verzaal, Dale
Verzaal, Richard
Waggett, Warren
Walker, Herb
Wall, Billy
Watters, David "Mike"
Wessell, Bobby
Wessell, Larry
Wilkins, Nayland
Williams, Dennis

 

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First online: March 2002
Last update: December 17, 2010



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"Surfers in the Cape Fear Region." Cape Fear Surfing Archive. William Randall Library, University of North Carolina Wilmington. [Created: March 2002; Updated: December 17, 2010; Cited]. Available from http://library.uncw.edu/surf/people.