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© Courtesy Keone Downing © Courtesy Keone Downing

Surfing pioneer George Downing passed away Monday at age 87.

He was an original Waikiki beachboy, surfing innovator and legendary waterman, but friends and family say he will be remembered most for his Kahiau.

His son Keone takes us down memory lane.

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