Happy Birthday Duke Kahanamoku – Inventor of Surfing

Posted on August 24, 2015

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Duke Kahanamoku didn’t actually invent surfing, but he brought the sport from Hawaii to Australia and the US.  A champion swimmer, Duke traveled the world giving swimming exhibitions. But his true love was surfing and thanks largely to his efforts, the sport became quite popular.

You can honor Duke’s birthday with a great Hawaiian shirt from Johnny-Sells.  Please click here to see our collection of Hawaiian stuff.  Whether you like surfing, Hawaii or just looking cool, a Hawaiian shirt from Johnny-Sells is just right for you.

Click here to learn more about Duke Kahanamoku.