YEARS SURFING: 10+ TRAVELS: Iceland, Mexico, East Coast FAVORITE TRAVEL DESTINATION: Anywhere where I can wear board shorts and barrels FAVORITE FOOD: Pizza LIKES MOST ABOUT SURFING: Being away from everything and catching waves with my friends. *Note* Hunter is a well known surf photographer in New Jersey. His goals are to work as a photographer for a surf magazine.
YEARS TEACHING YOGA: 19+ FAVORITE YOGA TECHNIQUE: Hatha yoga for a physical experience and karma yoga for the devotion to work selfless acts of kindness FAVORITE YOGA POSTURE: Chaakrasana - Wheel Pose FAVORITE TRAVEL DESTINATION: Coast of Georgia FAVORITE CUISINE: Spicy Thai Food and Blueberry Ice Cream LIKES MOST ABOUT YOGA: Sharing my love and passion for yoga with all people - knowing that when we connect with one another and live in the moment - we can ultimately trust of universe, ourselves and God. And to always have fun! *Note* Kristin opened a S.U.P/Yoga class in Rumson called Ohanala which offers classes, rentals and lessons. www.ohanala.com.
Age: 35 Started Surfing: 12 Travels: California, Puerto Rico, Europe, Central America Favorite Wave: Wooden Jetty Favorite food: Pizza Least favorite food: Pickles Likes most about surfing: It keeps you young Life goals: Michael is a school teacher in Long Branch. He plans to keep surfing and traveling to new places.
YEARS SURFING: 5+
TRAVELS: New England area, The Hawaiian Islands, U.S. Virgin Islands, British Virgin Islands, California
FAVORITE TRAVEL DESTINATION: Anywhere with palm trees and an ocean!
FAVORITE FOOD: Just about anything! But if I had to name a few it'd be any kind of breakfast food, all fruits, anything with coconut or avocado, Mexican, Italian, BBQ and of course dessert
LIKES MOST ABOUT SURFING: Hard question to answer when you enjoy everything about it!
*Note* Ashley started a jewelry business and her goal is to build it and keep it going strong. She also wants to travel as much as possible.
Age: 38 STARTED SURFING: 1990 YEARS TEACHING SURFING: 20+ TRAVELS: Morocco, Alaska, Nicaragua, Bahamas, Barbados, Saint Lucia, Mexico, California, Oahu/Maui/Lanai, Tahiti/Moorea, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Nova Scotia/Cape Breton, Puerto Rico, South Africa, Ecuador, Northern Sumatra, Australia, New Zealand, Scotland, Spain, France. FAVORITE WAVE & TRAVEL DESTINATION: Pav Ave & Scotland FAVORITE FOOD: My Wife's Italian Dishes LEAST FAVORITE FOOD: Canned Tuna Fish LIKES MOST ABOUT SURFING: Surfing opens up the world. It enables us to see cultures and locations people only dream of seeing. Its a beautiful world out there! *NOTE* Bryan founded Summa Love Surf Camp and Summa Love Art Studio. His goals are to keep Summa Love going strong, diversify as much as possible, keep traveling, raise a happy/healthy family and never stop learning. He graduated from Monmouth University in 2003 making the Dean's list with a 3.7 GPA. Bryan works as an art instructor at Summa Love Art Studio, freelance artist, committee member for Clean Ocean Action and Surfer's Environmental Alliance board member during the off season.
Age: 21 YEARS SURFING: 13+ TRAVELS: California, OBX, Puerto Rico, and South Jersey on one occasion FAVORITE TRAVEL DESTINATION: Puerto Rico FAVORITE FOOD: Burrito LIKES MOST ABOUT SURFING: No two waves are exactly alike. Its always new. *Note* Matt attends college and he plans on being able to live a long, healthy life surfing as much as possible.
Years surfing: 20 Travels: Hawaii, Indonesia, Barbados, Mexico, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Puerto Rico, Tortola, and St. Thomas Favorite Wave: Long rights at home and abroad. Favorite Food: Thai Food Least Favorite Food: Mayonnaise Likes most about surfing: The rituals involved. Waking up early. Waxing a new board. Suiting up in the dark. Loading the car. Picking up a friend. Goals: Create more memories with my family.
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.
YEARS SURFING: 13 TRAVELS: Spain, France, Japan, Costa Rica, Puerto Rico FAVORITE WAVE: MB FAVORITE FOOD: Buf Chick Pizza LEAST FAVORITE FOOD: none LIKES MOST ABOUT SURFING: peace of mind GOALS: become a genetic engineer