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09. June 2017

Surf legend Jack O’Neill has passed away

Jack O'Neill, surf legend and founder of the internationally successful surf label O'Neill, inspired people around the world with his passion for surfing and his love for the oceans. Jack O'Neill opened one of the first surf shops in California and contributed to the invention of the wetsuit. In the 80's, the brand O'Neill became the global leader for wetsuits. To this day, O'Neill is standing out for innovation, quality and fascination for sports.

Jack O'Neill died on June 2nd 2017 at the age of 94. Like many people all over the world, we feel deeply sad about the death of the exceptional visionary Jack O'Neill.

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