Kalama, Dave

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Muscular waterman from Maui, Hawaii; "a polydimensional surfer," as described by Longboard magazine, expert in tow-in surfing, sailboarding, and longboarding. Kalama was born (1964) in Newport Beach, California, the son of West Coast Surfing Championships winner Ilima Kalama. He began surfing at age seven, moved to Maui at 21, and soon became a top competitive wave-sailor, winning virtually ever...

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