Published: Wednesday, 28 October 2009 00:17 | Written by Marcus Rietema
Mischo Erban on his way to winning the Stand Up division at a speed or 70.23 mph. Photo Alexandre Maia
On June 11, 1978, the fourth and final Signal Hill Speed Run was held in Long Beach, California. John Hutson won the “Stand Up” division using his revolutionary “arms back” position at a speed of 53.45 miles per hour.