Surfing Innovator Hobie Alter Dies at 80 - NBC Southern California

    Surfing Innovator Hobie Alter Dies at 80

    Hobart Alter, who developed the foam surfboard and "Hobie Cat" sailboat, died over the weekend. NBC 7's Greg Bledsoe explains the amazing impact his life had. (Published Monday, Mar 31, 2014) Hobart Alter, who developed the foam surfboard and "Hobie Cat" sailboat, died over the weekend. NBC 7's Greg Bledsoe explains the amazing impact his... See More