Saturday, 13 October 2012
ILIMA KALAMA West Coast Surfing Champion Ilima Kalama was born and raised in Hawaii. At 20, he’s been surfing for 13 years, picking up the sport from his father – one of the greatest body surfers in Hawaii. In 1962, at the age of 19, Ilima won the West Coast Surfing Championships at Huntington Beach, one of the most highly honored contests in the world. Ilima rides a Hobie surfboard and presently resides in California. He’s a surfer’s surfer, following the waves up and down the coast.