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Surfers honour legacy of Jack O'Neill with paddle-out

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Surfers in Newquay joined people around the world in a paddle-out to celebrate the life of Jack O’Neill, a pioneer of the neoprene wetsuit.Paddle-outs were also held in the US, Australia, Canada, Portugal, Belgium, France, the Netherlands, Japan and South Africa.Mr O’Neill, who opened his first surf shop in San Francisco in 1952, died in June aged 94.
Source: Cornish BBC