Extreme Surfing – Laird Hamilton

Great water man

There is something inside you which draws you to big water….Laird Hamilton was born in California, but now lives in Hawaii.  He thrives on challenging the big water and waves, surfing waves of between 80 and 100 feet.  All his heroes and the people he looks up to are ‘great water men’.

All his life, he has been on a mission to travel the biggest and fiercest waves he could find to conquer  He takes this seriously and trains 5 hours a day to ensure that his body is fit and able to cope with any challenge which is thrown at him.

Watch the video to see the waves which he takes on and to hear more about him.  Let us know if you would like to surf these waves.