Tag: Hobie

  • Deanna Calkins

    Deanna Calkins

    In 2020, Deanna Calkins was inducted into the Skateboarding Hall of Fame and her bio provides a thorough history of her impact. What is also worth noting is how Deanna advocated for amateur women skateboarders and was part of the massively popular Wednesday “Girls Night” events in the late 1970s at Runway skatepark in Carson,…

  • Patti McGee

    Patti McGee

    Patti McGee began surfing at age 12 in San Diego and in her teens was part of the Pump House Gang. When she saw a skateboard in 1962 at the Hollywood Teen Fair during her Easter vacation, it seemed like a great option for days when there was no surf. Pat’s brother Jackie made one…