Allen, Chuck


This unfinished page contains text from either the 2003 or 2005 print version of Encyclopedia of Surfing. An updated version, with more photos, is coming soon.

Education-minded surf contest administrator from Southern California by way of the American south; cofounder in 1978 of the National Scholastic Surfing Association (NSSA), and cofounder shortly thereafter of the United States Surfing Federation (USSF). Allen was born (1936) and raised in Oklahoma, trained racehorses and competed in rodeos as a young man, moved to Southern California in 1960 to w...

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