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As a proving ground for up and coming surfers, our tri-city area has long been responsible for turning out some of the world’s best young athletes and all-around good citizens.
Throughout the year we recognize our Groms of the Week with a photo and story highlighting their talents, ambitions and accomplishments.
So here’s a look back at the groms of 2015 and the bright future they represent for the sport of surfing.