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Tom Curren Biography

The First Legendary Curren, Taking On The World, Comebacks, Chronology, Awards And Accomplishments

1964-

American surfer

Tom Curren was the American surfing icon of the 1980s. As the first American to find success on the Australian-dominated Association of Surfing Professionals tour, he gave hope to hundreds of young would-be competitors across the country. Between his fame, his success, and his clean-living Christian lifestyle, Curren was a role model for thousands of young surfers.

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