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Hometown: Half Moon Bay, CA
Age: 45

When did you first start surfing Mavericks? 1989

How long have you been surfing Mavericks? 25 years

What is your trade? Surf instructor, art and music

How long did you compete (or when were your peak years)?
Peak years were from 1997 through 2007

What makes you a unique influencer of Mavericks?
The luck of growing up right next to Mavericks in the early days.

What does it take to get your vote to compete in the event?
Demonstration of extreme water skills, consistant charging and being a stand out on giant days.