He was the only person I ever knew,
anywhere, who was never afraid.
| Shari and Pete in
Australia enjoying a thrilling moment together.
|| Not seen in picture is Ellen,
who is overboard to port, holding on for dear life. She was pulled
aboard just before the next set of rapids and claims to have
truly enjoyed the beauty and grandeur of the white waters of
the Colorado River.
|| Hidden behind high bluffs in
Half Moon Bay, Mavericks can't be seen from the highway unless
you know where to look. It was first noticed in 1962 by a surfer
from San Francisco named Alex Matienzo. He named the spot after
his German shepherd, Maverick, who had followed him into the