Let’s Make It Official: Surfing Becomes Official Sport of the State of California

This week, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation that honors the long, storied history and modern-day influence of wave-riding in the Golden State. Surfing is now the official sport of the great state of California.

“Nothing represents the California dream better than surfing,” said Assemblyman Al Muratsuchi (D-Torrance) in a prepared statement to the press.