2005-04-29 / Front Page

Hang 10: Surfing Beach Is Official


Rockaway became the home of the city’s first “surfing only” beach last Friday. Shown here flashing “Hang 10,” from left to right: Assemblywoman Audrey Pheffer, Department of Parks and Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe, City Councilman Joseph Addabbo Jr., surrounded by surfers including Surfrider Foundation NYC Chapter Chairperson Joel Banslaben. See page 10 for the full story, including what “Hang 10” means, and more photos from the dedication.Rockaway became the home of the city’s first “surfing only” beach last Friday. Shown here flashing “Hang 10,” from left to right: Assemblywoman Audrey Pheffer, Department of Parks and Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe, City Councilman Joseph Addabbo Jr., surrounded by surfers including Surfrider Foundation NYC Chapter Chairperson Joel Banslaben. See page 10 for the full story, including what “Hang 10” means, and more photos from the dedication.

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