Mike Clement

Helpful votes received on reviews: 90% (9 of 10)
Location: Gloucester, UK


Top Reviewer Ranking: 4,435,641 - Total Helpful Votes: 9 of 10
All For A Few Perfect Waves: The Audacious Life an&hellip by David Rensin
9 of 10 people found the following review helpful
Miki Dora spent his life looking for the perfect wave.

Dora has been described as the greatest surfer that ever lived. Even after his death his nickname of "Da Cat" still appears grafittied on the wall of a Malibu Beach. For twenty years the dashing and dark Dora dominated the emerging California surf culture of the fifties. A rebel to the core, Dora was graceful and aggressive on wave and land (hence being called Da Cat). He was worshipped for his style and attitude; he was cursed for his methods of maintaining his idyllic lifestyle - scamming and even stealing his friend's credit cards if he had to.

Then Hollywood crashed the beach party with the Gidget movies… Read more

Wish List