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Small book captures Aikau’s big heart

  • “Eddie Aikau: Hawaiian Hero,” by Stuart Holmes Coleman


    Eddie Aikau, right, took sixth place in the Duke Kahanamoku Surfing Classic in 1967 and received his trophy from Kahanamoku himself, in a photo from the book “Eddie Aikau: Hawaiian Hero.”

Any true appreciation of the Quiksilver Eddie Aikau Big Wave Classic must include its namesake, and “Eddie Aikau: Hawaiian Hero,” a small, photo-filled bio by Stuart Coleman, is the perfect vehicle for texters. Read more

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