My Headline: “Live well, Laugh often, Love much”

Date of Birth:
September 3rd, 1985

Hometown: San Clemente, California

Current Residence: Oahu, Hawaii

Local Break
: San’O & Trestles (SC), Queens (HI)

Favorite Wave(s): Queens, Makaha, Ehukai Sandbar, San’O & Uppers.

Stance:
Regular

Quiver:
9’0’’ High-Pro Round Pin, 9’0’’ High-Pro Squash, 9’2’’ Round Pin Performance 422

Sponsors:
Hawaiian South Shore, Electric Visual, O’Fish’l Fins, Ocean Minded Sandals, & Aleeda Wetsuits.

Favorite Moves:
Off Da Lips & Getting Barreled

Began Surfing: San’O (Dog Patch) at eight years old……Thanks Mom!

Top Contest Finishes: US Championships 2006 National Women’s Longboard Champion, HASA Shortboard Hawaii State Champion 2006

Education:
Currently Attending the University of Hawaii at Manoa and studying Tropical Plants & Soil Science.

Surfing Influences:
My Mom, My Sister Shelly, Hap Jacobs, Mike Shimooka, Pete & Greg Briggs, Greg Bond, Jayme Gee, Keegan Edwards, Bonga Perkins, The Keaulanas and Melanie Bartels

Current Job: Surfing & School

Past Trips:


Future Trips: Australia, France, Japan, Tahiti & Indo.

Music: 2 Pac, Steel Pulse, Bob Marley, Eek-a-Mouse, Israel Vibrations, 50 Cent, Barrington Levy, Tom Petty, James Taylor, Joni Mitchell, Cat Stevens, Gregory Isaacs & more.

Favorite Quote:
“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt within the heart.” Helen Keller

Why ride for Jacobs Surfboards?
I ride for Jacobs because Jacob’s boards have a glide like no other. Being a part of Jacobs Surfboards is an honor and a privilege and I am forever grateful for the support that Hap has given me ever since my grom days.

Dream Session: Who would be there?
My mom, my sister, Grandpa George, Mike Shimooka, Hap, Jayme Gee & Keegan Edwards.

Words of advice
: “Two 8’s, not eight 2’s.” –M.Shimooka