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Women Surfers Throughout History

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Read more about Women Making Waves here from the Surfing Heritage and Cultural Center

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Isabel Letham: First woman in Australia to surf isabel letham Pictured here with Duke Kahanamoku

Phyllis O'Donnell: phyllis odonnel

Linda Benson: First woman to ride Waimea Bay linda benson

Marge Calhoun marge calhoun Watch her surfing here

Mary Ann Hawkins Mary anne hawkins Watch her surfing here

Mimi Munro mimi munro

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Joyce Hoffman joyce hoffman Watch her surfing here

Margo Oberg margo oberg Watch her surfing here

Linda Davoli linda davoli Watch her surfing here

Rell Sunn rell Watch her surfing here

Debbie Beacham debbie beacham

Lynne Boyer lynne Watch her surfing here

Kim Mearig kim

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Frieda Zamba frieda zamba

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Lisa Andersen lisa andersen Watch her surfing here Check out the latest film of Lisa's story Trouble

Keala Kennelly keala Watch her surfing here

Sarah Gerhardt sarah Watch her surfing here

Layne Beachely layne

Watch her surfing here

Bethany Hamilton bethany hamilton

Watch her surfing here

Big Thank you to Encyclopedia Of Surf for curating so much amazing footage and information of amazing surfers, men and women through history

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