Age: 19 YEARS SURFING: 13+ TRAVELS: Tortola, Mexico FAVORITE TRAVEL: Tortola FAVORITE WAVE: Tacs and Dinks FAVORITE FOOD: French Toast LIKES MOST ABOUT SURFING: hanging with friends and the relaxation the water brings *Note* Mick wants play baseball and finish college. Find a job that keeps him close to home, and to keep surfing for as long as possible.
Started surfing: 8 years ago Travels: NY and California Favorite wave: Madison, LB Favorite food: Beef and Fish Like most about surfing: It relaxes the mind and body Life goals: Michael is an excellent chef and hopes to own one of the top restaurants in New Jersey one day.
Started Surfing: 12 Travels: Hawaii, Puerto Rico, OBX Favorite Wave and Travel Destination: Wilderness in Puerto Rico Favorite food: coconut and sweet potatoes Likes most about surfing: There is always room for improvement Life goals: Kristen plans to finish school and move somewhere warm with waves and have the flexibility to travel!
Age: 33 YEARS SURFING: 8+ TRAVELS: Nicaragua, Yellowstone, Thailand, Cambodia FAVORITE WAVE: South swell at "The Strip" FAVORITE FOOD: Anything breakfast LIKES MOST ABOUT SURFING: The challenge and the progression. Getting tubed! *Note* Joe is the manager at our Long Branch location. Joe also started a tutoring service called "Grade A Tutors". He has his masters degree in Educational Administration. He lifeguarded Long Branch for 8 years. He is a physics teacher and high school coach for 10+ years. Joe will be working part time in Long Branch summer 2017.
YEARS SURFING: 10+
TRAVELS: East Coast, California, Colorado, Puerto Rico
FAVORITE WAVE: All over Long Branch
FAVORITE FOOD: Sushi
LIKES MOST ABOUT SURFING: Surfing is a blast and always makes your day better!
*Note* Chris currently goes to college at Flagler University. He wants to graduate college and one day raise a family by the beach.
YEARS SURFING: 10+
SPONSORS: Reef, Future Fins, OAM
TRAVELS: Hawaii, Nicaragua, British Virgin Islands
FAVORITE WAVE: Tacs and Dinks
FAVORITE FOOD: Nachos
LIKES MOST ABOUT SURFING: Being one with nature
*Note* Alton started working at Summa Love when he was only 16 years old. He works all of Summa Love's charity events and he plans on going to college in Hawaii.
Age: 24 YEARS SURFING: 15+ TRAVELS: Hawaii, Nicaragua, East Coast, Nova Scotia, Costa Rica, Puerto Rico, St. Thomas, Tortola. FAVORITE WAVE: Nicaragua FAVORITE FOOD: I like mostly everything....can't label my favorite LIKES MOST ABOUT SURFING: Everything *Note* Sara works with kids at the Gregory school in Long Branch during winter months. She is one of only a few girls who surfs all winter in NJ and she competes with top female surfers during ESA/NSSA season. She is also interested in studying Marine Biology. She just wants to live a happy life. Sara will be working private lessons and Girl's Camp summer 2017.