Surfing legend Dorian "Doc" Paskowitz dead at 93 - CBS News 8 - San Diego, CA News Station - KFMB Channel 8

Surfing legend Dorian "Doc" Paskowitz dead at 93

Posted: Updated:

SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Surfing pioneer Dorian "Doc" Paskowitz has died.

Born in Texas, he convinced his family to move to Southern California as a teen. Here he signed on as a lifeguard in Mission Beach and started surfing in the 1930s.

Paskowitz and his family ran popular surf camps at San Onofre State Beach and Tourmaline Surfing Park in Pacific Beach.

"Doc" Paskowitz was 93 years old.

Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 Midwest Television, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.