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C.R . Stecyk 111

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 COMMENT 764325 helpful negative off topic

2017-03-18 12:42 PM

Thats Funny! He caught me with the cowboy hat on enjoying one last visit before like so many Funk Zone spots it disappears forever ....


 COMMENT 764339 helpful negative off topic

2017-03-18 01:38 PM

Beautiful museum-worthy photos.


 FLICKA helpful negative off topic

2017-03-18 01:48 PM

What a shame. My guess is outlandish rent had something to do with it's demise. Guys I knew in the 1960s had those big bulky boards, won challenges, made surfing movies and were on the cover of Surfer Magazine. They just enjoyed the heck out of having fun in the water.


 COMMENT 764355 helpful negative off topic

2017-03-18 02:24 PM

Wow, wasn't that like the last real piece of funk? Now it's just a little La replica, I don't see why the la people drive all the way up here to eat at the same style restaurants that they have in la.


 COMMENT 764356P helpful negative off topic

2017-03-18 02:26 PM

Yes. Back when world population was 1/2 of what it is now. And surfers could enjoy being the only one on a wave, over and over again.


 COMMENT 764378 helpful negative off topic

2017-03-18 04:37 PM

I think the surfer museum should move to Carpinteria. When I think of surfing I think of Carpinteria. A museum would be a perfect addition.


 COMMENT 764405 helpful negative off topic

2017-03-18 08:49 PM

378- spot on.


 COMMENT 764422 helpful negative off topic

2017-03-19 08:12 AM

Dog Town and the Z Boys. And the Powell-Peralta Skate shop just closed. At least we still have a few Z Boys (and the one and only Z-Boy female, Peggy Oki) residing in SB. Go to http : w w w . onionskin . Com /pop/ to find the likes of Tony Peralta, Darryl Genis Peggy Oki, and a few others. All the names are listed there.


 COMMENT 764428 helpful negative off topic

2017-03-19 09:15 AM

Yes, outlandish rent. The museum's building has changed owners and the rents went up by multiples. There will be new development there without a doubt, mark my words. Probably get approval by calling it a "remodel" and leaving one brick in place to qualify. Money money money! Don't blame LA people, blame the attitude about money that pervades our culture here. More more more!


 CHACHA helpful negative off topic

2017-03-19 03:03 PM

Wait, Darryl Genis, the lawyer going to prison was on the Zephyr team? Never knew that!


 COMMENT 764506 helpful negative off topic

2017-03-20 07:11 AM

Chacha.. yah Darryl was good friends with Tony Peralta. They use to bomb down State Street back when it went all the way to the Mission (before Los Olivos replaced that section, and State connected instead the Old Stage Coach trail -was old Hollister Ave was renamed to (upper) State)

Little known fact Genis probably didnt pay taxes back then, when he shaped surfboards (under the table)


 CHACHA helpful negative off topic

2017-03-20 08:47 AM

506--fascinating, outlaw from the start, I guess.


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