||The first annual Duke Kahanamoku Invitational Championship was planned to be a single day event between Dec 14th and 17th on any one of five beaches on the North Shore. On December 15th, 1965 the surf at Sunset Beach was perfect 10 to 12 foot. Twenty-four of the world's best surfers were invited to compete. The film coverage was headed up by Bruce Brown and included Greg MacGillivray, Jim Freeman, Spyder Wills, Greg Weaver and Val Valentine. Interviews include: Miki Dora, Jeff Hakman, Felipe Pomar, and the Duke.
||Jeff Hakman, Paul Strauch, Felipe Pomar, Jackie Ebele, Bobby Cloutier, Mike Doyle, Corky Carroll, Kimo Hollinger, Bruce Brown, Robert August, Joey Cabell, Richard Chew, Peter Cole, Miki Dora, George Downing, Skip Frye, Fred Hemmings, Mike Hynson, Kealoha Kaio, Rusty Miller, Mickey Munoz, Greg Noll, John Peck, Butch Van Artsdalen, Dewey Weber