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Tom Curren Biography

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


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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