The 24th annual Luau & Legends of Surfing Invitational took place Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017 at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, a fundraiser for Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health, in La Jolla. The surf contest hit the waves in the morning and was followed by a luau at noon. The 2017 Rell Sunn award went to Dr. John Mendelsohn, who has directed both the Moores Cancer Center and the famed Anderson Cancer Center in Texas. The honorary event chair was 11-time World Champion surfer Kelly Slater. More details about the event at luauandlegendsofsurfing.org and Moores Cancer Center information at https://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/cancer/Pages/default.aspx
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