Go Pro Camera angle R&D

I have been very fortunate to have the opportunity to work with the guys at Go Pro cameras and ever since I got those cameras; I’m like a little kid. I have been building a bunch of cool and funky mounts, so I can capture the feeling of the sport I’m doing. I like to …

My new Hobie 9’9 & 10’2 CP Stinger signature model SUP surf boards

I just got my new 9’9 and 10’2 CP Stinger signature SUP surf boards in from Hobie. I did a lot of R&D with a couple different shapes and finally came up with something that has the drive and manuverability of a short board and the glide and stability of a high performance longboard. I …

Winter swell road trip

When you don’t get the big waves at home, you have to go find them. Anytime the buoys are showing 15′ ft or bigger with light to offshore winds, I’m out the door on a mission. my phone is ringing off the hook and I’m glued to my laptop studying weather and wave models on …

Fun Winter day SUP surfing at home

Living in Southern California; we really don’t get the huge Winter swells like up North, but we always get a couple fun glassy days here at my local break. There’s nothing like getting good waves at home and running down the street for a couple hours of paddling. Today I hooked up with my good …

SUP shaping with Mark Johnson of Hobie surfboards

Having a sponsor like Hobie surfboards has been really fun because I live just up the street and when I want to do some R&D or try out some new designs or even shape something new and exciting to try in the waves, it’s all at my finger tips. So today, I met up with …

SUP surfing the North Shore

The North Shore is the epicenter for Winter swells and a great place for me to push my big wave SUP surfing and waterman skills. I really enjoy working hard for my sponsors and with great photographers like Tim Ditty anytime I’m in the water. Here are a couple cool shots by Tim Ditty of …

Puerto Hobie SUP guns

Finally got a couple SUP guns from Hobie for Puerto Escondido. Super stoked how these boards worked in the tube and the pounding surf. It’s always great to ride a new board that works insane in epic conditions. It’s all part of R & D and pushing the sport of SUP to the next level.. …