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Daniel Bobis Fundraiser This Saturday

This Saturday, a memorial will be held for all around great guy, Daniel Bobis, after his untimely death in July

Long Beach will be renaming the Laurelton Blvd surf break after Bobis at 1PM.  Then a massive auction and fundraiser will be held at the Inn, starting at 2PM.  All proceeds will All proceeds will go to benefit Danny’s wife, Rachel.

In continuing to be a great member of the Long Beach community, Quiksilver has posted a very nice note on their Facebook page and has decided to fully support the event.  Further, they have donated an amazing surfboard, signed by all World Tour athletes to the auction.

Daniel Bobis Paddle Out

(Photo credit: Jim Staubitser )

(Update: Video at the bottom)  A memorial service and paddle out was held for Daniel Bobis last night at Laurelton Blvd.  The above picture shows his wife, Rachel, leading some 200 surfers out into the ocean.  It was a sight to be seen, and a fitting tribute for a person that was loved by so many.

For more information please refer here or here (this website is not yet online).

Morgan Heyrman over at the Patch also did one hell of a job on this video

(Photo Credit: Chantel Renee)