Rich Harbour, who as a young kid hung around with the earliest Seal Beach surfing legends, and ended up becoming one of the biggest, died Harbour, 77, died on Sunday, July 11, surrounded by family and friends at his Seal Beach home.
Harbour’s surfboard shop, which had become a mainstay on Main Street since 1962, turned out over32,000 boards in its time.
The OC Register’s Laylan Connelly, who has been covering the OC surf scene for a number of years, has a complete story.
Here are additional articles are honoring the SoCal legend.
- Remembering Surfing Icon Rich Harbour Who Started Carving His Way Into SoCal History As A Teen (LAist, Jul 14, 2021)
- Rich Harbour, Iconic Seal Beach Shaper, Dies at 77 (TheInertia.com, July 13, 2021