Surf legend and northern California trailblazer Jack O'Neill died today. RIP Jack.
A true pioneer & character of the ocean and surfing.
He was 94-years-old. O'Neill lived out his final days in his beautiful ocean-side cabin in Santa Cruz.
He pioneered coldwater surfing when he invented the modern neoprene wetsuit back in the day.
(4th photo in article includes a bus at Crow's Nest parking lot)
Jack O’Neill, who paved the way for today’s coldwater surfers with his invention of the neoprene wetsuit has died in his home at the age of 94.Friends close to the surf legend confirmed…