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Topic: Good surf spots for begginers on Molokai and Lanai?
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Topic: Good surf spots for begginers on Molokai and Lanai?
Views: 46698 Replies: 36

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Hawaiian Joe

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RE: Good surf spots for begginers on Molokai and Lanai?

I moved to Oahu in 77 , spent most of my time on north shore before these posters were born. A few punks here and there, stay away from groups of young Hawaiians and you'll be fine.  Hawaiians are very much like the American Indian but with bad attitudes. While they were busy being angry at the white man who civilized them, the Japanese came and bought all their prime real estate with pigs and hooch.  Japs and Locals hate each other.  I don't blame the Hawiians for being pissed about having their King lose his power, but honestly, time to get a life. Things change and few locals would go back to running down pigs and having their women walk around without their tops on.

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Puku Pete

RE: Good surf spots for begginers on Molokai and Lanai?

Its a laid back, tropical place so most are lazy by nature but like Indians, they are prone to alcohol and drugs. Meth is rampant.  Hawaiians are Asians though they preferred to be called Oceanic Polynesian or some such silliness. They tend to show hostilities to others like blacks do stateside and spend a lot of time over explaining their emotions "brah" for lack of an advanced mental capability. Regarding Molokai, if it was worth seeing, they wouldn't have chosen it to abandon the lepers.

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red feather

RE: Good surf spots for begginers on Molokai and Lanai?

I'm Native American tribal member living here on my rez in N.M. I have first been to the islands of Oahu,Maui, Kauai. In 1975. I learned to surf at Pops in waik.. I then made several trips and two extended year ling stays on the island iiof Oahu. I was welcomed and shown the ropes on land and in the water.The Locals I soon learned had very similar customs to which I practiced and believed in. their respect for the ocean and their land wa.  s very unique and mirrored a lot of our beliefs as well.

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surfinfo

RE: Good surf spots for begginers on Molokai and Lanai?

"show me " is from Missouri anyway what does this history lesson have to do with surf spots? Can't we all just get along??If the White's didn't take over the Islands the Japanese would have come in and wiped everyone out here and colonized , if not the Japanese , the Chinese

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mdog

RE: Good surf spots for begginers on Molokai and Lanai?

The previous post is why surfing sucks. Go skiing in colorado. Wide open runs, cool people. All races welcome!

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jeff lynn

RE: Good surf spots for begginers on Molokai and Lanai?

so you "pineapple boyz " are gonna hassle any haole's that come there to surf and spend money. I can understand you protecting some secret spots for locals only. you don't want your island to turn into the North Shore, I know what the dumb ass missionaries did to Hawaiians during colonization and it make me sick but come on fellas, lot of poverty on your two islands. Are y'all really gonna beat the shit outta me and my son if we paddle out and observe proper surf etiquette . What happened to Aloha spirit. take a chill pill and lay off the ice!




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