What is your name?
How old are you?
11 years old
Where do you live?
Manhattan Beach CA
Sponsors? (list them)
RipCurl and Spyder Surfboards
When did you learn to surf?
I took my first lesson when I was almost 8 years old right after I moved to CA from Boston… My first lesson was with CampSurf and the instructor was Jason Napolitano.
Did you get the bug right away?
Yes, I was instantly hooked and my parents went to Dive-N-Surf and bought me a 6 foot foam board and a used wetsuit, since then I have moved through many boards and many wetsuits.
What board do you currently ride?
I am currently surfing on a 4’6″ board shaped by Dennis Jarvis.
Does anyone else in your family surf?
No, none of my family members really surf, but my mom and sister have taken lessons with CampSurf and my dad is planning to take lessons this Thanksgiving in Hawaii.
Describe your first session with CampSurf.
I felt nervous, excited and didn’t know exactly what to do
What is your favorite wave?
When Rincon is firing, its really fun.
What current trick have you been working on that you have been having a hard time sticking?
I have been working on airs and trying to land them.
Favorite surf movie part?
What band/artist do you listen to to get pumped for a surf session?
Seen it All by Jake Bugg
Are you currently competing?
Yes I am currently competing in both the NSSA Explorer and Open divisions, WSA and South Bay Boardriders “surf series”. I have also competed in the RipCurl GromSearch and some Hurley contests.
You must like competing?
I love competing!
What has been your best result so far?
Last year in an NSSA Gold Coast contest I finish 2nd.
What is your rank in NSSA?
I am ranked in the NSSA Nationally in the top 12 from last year!
If you weren’t a surfer, what would you be doing?
Soccer and Call of Duty
Do you believe in aliens?
No, because I don’t think other planets can sustain life.
Favorite comedy movie?
If you were given $1,000 how would you spend it?
Offshore barrels or onshore air sections?
Onshore air sections
Biggest wave you have surfed?
Describe your dream session?
Surfing Gold Coast Australia landing air 360’s!