I just wanted to say thank you to the gentleman who found my ticket to my granddaughter's ballet recital at the MACC. I dropped it earlier while I was purchasing roses to congratulate her. Luckily, the MACC let me purchase a new one for $5. Next thing I know, this guy is handing me the ticket and asking if I dropped this in Kihei. I don't know if he came all that way to give me … [Read more...] about Eh Brah! You’re a prime example!
Maui No Ka Oi
In our July 21, 1998 paper, surf correspondent Dave Sweedler talked with then-11-year-old surfer Jimmy Mckinney. Here is that story... Jimmy Mckinney Age: 11 Home: East Maui Dave Sweedler: How did you get involved in surfing? Jimmy Mckinney: Everyone in my family is a surfer. DS: Who are your surfing influences? JM: Slates, Tom Curren, my cousin’s Ariel and … [Read more...] about On The Rise Interview with Maui Surfer Jimmy Mckinney – July 21, 1998
Lili Mckinney Age: 17 Home: Maui Dave Sweedler: How did you get involved in surfing? Lili Mckinney: When I was younger, my family went to the beach all the time and everybody surfed. Sweedler: Who are your influences? Mckinney: Shaun Fleming is my hero. And my cousin Gus Gebb. Sweedler: Do you compete in contests? Mckinney: I have for a couple … [Read more...] about On The Rise Interview with Maui Surfer Lili Mckinney – June 23, 1998