- Johnny Fain, Margo Godfrey
- Governing Body:
- Western Surfing Association (WSA)
Winner Margo Godfrey. Photo: Ron Stoner
Winner Johnny Fain. Photo: Ron Stoner
From "World Contest Stretch," by Drew Kampion, SURFER, Nov 1968 And then the Hermosa Beach AAAA happened and blew everything apart. Skip Frye was scratched early, and the battle between Skip and Corky evaporated. But John Fain was there and seemed to step into Skip’s place. The final heat developed into a duel: Carroll vs. Fain. Fain milked the waves; milked them till they turned into sand, spend...