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Hobie Alter

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Thousands Gather To Honor Sailing, Surfing Pioneer Hobie Alter

Thousands grabbed their boards and paddled out past the surf at Doheny State Beach Friday to honor sailing and surfing pioneer Hobie Alter.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/18/2014

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Sailors, Surfers Gather To Remember ‘Hobie Cat’ Pioneer Hobie Alter In Laguna Beach

A man considered by many to be nothing short of a titan and a pioneer in the sailing and surfing worlds was remembered in Laguna Beach Thursday night.

04/10/2014

Hobart "Hobie" Alter was remembered fondly at Hobie.com for being a creator, innovator and surf legend. (credit: Hobie.com)

Surfboard Innovator Hobie Alter Dead At 80

Alter died Saturday at his Southern California home.

03/30/2014