By David Rensin
For two decades, Miki "Da Cat" Dora was once the king of Malibu surfers—a speeding, enigmatic insurgent who ruled the waves, governed his friends' imaginations, and who nonetheless evokes the fantasies of wannabes to today. And but, Dora railed opposed to surfing's surprising post-Gidget recognition and the overcrowding of his as soon as empty waves, even after this avid sportsman, iconoclast, and scammer of vast reputation ran afoul of the legislation and led the FBI on a notable seven-year chase all over the world in 1974. The New York Times named him "the so much renegade spirit the game has but to provide" and Vanity Fair known as him "a darkish prince of the beach." to completely trap Dora's never-before-told tale, David Rensin spent 4 years interviewing hundreds and hundreds of Dora's pals, enemies, family, fans, and fellow surfers to discover the untold fact approximately surfing's so much outrageous practitioner, charismatic antihero, devoted loner, and enduring mystery.
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