Locals, every wonder who Frieda Zamba is and why she has a pool named after her in Palm Coast? Non-locals, learn a little about Flagler Beach lore and a little bit about breaking barriers in sports.
Part of surfing's appeal hinges on the power of the unknown; the idea that some mysterious no-name is out there ripping harder than any world champion. It's an intriguing theory that assumes the young apprentice simply has no opportunity or desire to rule. But what if, on impulse, an innocent pulls the sword from the stone? And what if someday she wants to put it back?
Such is the tale of Frieda Zamba...
Frieda Zamba (October 24, 1965-) - Surfing A to Z - Surfline.com