Patti McGee grew up in the San Diego surfing scene of the 60’s. During this time Surfing is what was up. But when the Surf was low skateboarding entered her life and her life will forever be changed from that point on. What started as a hobby and something to stay occupied while not surfing, turned into much more when she won the 1964 Women’s National Championship.
Patti McGee graced the cover of LIFE magazine in 1965 along with the cover of the 4th issue
of Skateboarder Magazine. She also made numerous TV & movie appearances including being a guest on the Johnny Carson Show.