Kael Walsh, Believe the Hype

Surfing’s one rising star after the other.

You get used to it after a while, and it’s not long before cynicism’s poison takes hold. But not always. Every once in a while a “kid” comes along who makes you stop and ponder this crazy little thing called pro surfing. Kael Walsh is one of these kids. The WA grom’s been on the radar for a while, but he’s still just 18. And his surfing’s only getting stronger. If you need any more convincing, see the four minutes above filmed between Indo and Hawaii—the turns are powerful, airs raw, and tuberiding WA flawless. Watch this space.

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