CONRAD CANHA, 1932 - 2017

Bruce Brown had a laugh at Conrad Canha's expense in Endless Summer, calling him "Willy Willhold," and mentioning that Canha weighed 200-pounds. (No way was it that much, maybe 180; Conrad was portly but short.) But everybody, Bruce included, loved and respected Canha, who died over the weekend at age 85. He is remembered both as one of surfing's original high performers, guiding his black-swirl b...

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