By Allison Schaefers firstname.lastname@example.org
Nov. 14, 2016
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“Hawaii is one of the only markets in the world where the World Surf League stages top-level Championship Tour events but has so far not achieved success in their efforts to partner with the local tourism bureau.”
General manager for World Surf League, Hawaii/Tahiti, shown testing equipment Friday on the North Shore for the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing event
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George Downing, left, his daughter Kaiulu Downing, Lehua Keaulana and her father, Buffalo Keaulana, share a hug at the 2016 Tourism Legacy Awards Luncheon where the surf legends were honored by the Hawaii Tourism Authority.