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Waikiki, around 1910
Chick Daniels. Photo: Jim McMahon
While Freeth spread the surfing gospel in California, Waikiki became packed with true believers. By 1910, the huge aquamarine field of surf breaks spread out between Honolulu Harbor and Diamond Head had been mapped and named, starting with the nearshore spots like Queen’s Surf and Canoes, moving on to Cunha Surf, Public Baths, and Papa Nui, and then out to Castle Break, Waikiki’s most distant surf...