More than 500 surfers, scientists and cancer survivors gathered Aug. 19 at the beach near Scripps Pier in La Jolla for the 25th annual Luau and Legends of Surfing Invitational, a unique beachside fundraiser that supports cancer research at Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health. The event featured a surfing invitational where teams of four are paired with a surfing legend for a friendly competition.
The event also included Polynesian dance, live music, a tropical buffet and live and silent auctions. The unique beachside fundraiser has raised over $8 million since it began 25 years ago. Visit luaulegendsofsurfing.org
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