gunwald RIDER PROFILE


Name:  Samson Grunwald
Age:
13

Hometown: Venice, Ca
Years of SUP:  one
Riding Style:  Regular and Goofy foot
Claim to Fame:
  South Venice pier
Person you'd most like to be on the water with:
Charles Darwin

Best sunset you ever witnessed: the sunset on the night of my Bar Mitzvah
Guilty pleasure:
  fishing
Catchiest song in your playlist:
Back in Time by Pitbull
If you're not SUPing, you are:
Camping, biking, skateboarding or doing homework

 

gunwald RIDER PROFILE


Name:  Tiffany Grunwald
Age:
44

Hometown: San Diego, CA
Years of SUP:  one
Riding Style:  regular
Regular Foot , Goofy or Switch?  regular
Where is your favorite break?
Small and Gentle :o)
Claim to Fame:
  Marrying a fantastic man who puts on a spectacular backyard grill
Person you'd most like to be on the water with:
Jacques Cousteau

Best sunset you ever witnessed: Looking out over the jungle from the top of a temple in Angkor Wat
Guilty pleasure:
  Mad Men, popcorn and a glass of wine
Catchiest song in your playlist:
Village People YMCA
Food in your belly right now:
  Cafe con leche
If you're not SUPing, you are:
operating

 

ali-beach-sunglasses_ RIDER PROFILE


Name:  Ali Brown
Age:
40

Hometown: Marina del Rey, CA
Years of SUP:  3
Riding Style:  Fun & Fitness
Where is your favorite break?
I live in the Marina so I pretty much stay close to here
Claim to Fame:
  Empowering women worldwide via www.AliBrown.com. I was also featured on ABC's Secret Millionaire show in 2011.
Person you'd most like to be on the water with:
Any of my BFFs... it's a great sport to do with them. We talk and catch up while we paddle and play!

Best sunset you ever witnessed: October 2011 right here in LA, with someone special
Guilty pleasure:
  Wine, whether it's expensive vintage or even cheap stuff from Trader Joe's
Catchiest song in your playlist:
"Want You in My Soul" by Lovebirds (I guarantee you'll love it)
Food in your belly right now:
  Goat cheese on Ak Mak crackers, and wine!
If you're not SUPing, you are:
 Working with women to help them start and grow profitable businesses they love. (And dreaming about SUPing!)


 

jay-butki RIDER PROFILE


Name:  Jay Butki
Age:
49

Hometown: Riverside/Santa Cruz/Manly, Australia/Westchester
Years of SUP:  9-started paddling beach boy style in early 2004
Riding Style:  Fun & Functional
Regular Foot , Goofy or Switch?  Regular
Where is your favorite break?
Raglan, New Zealand; Makaha, Oahu; or Anchor Point, Morocco
Claim to Fame:
  First SUP Paddler in a MTV hip hop video-2007 MC Hammer's Bring Em Home
Person you'd most like to be on the water with:
Brian Keaulana

Best sunset you ever witnessed: Kanagawa, Japan
Guilty pleasure:
  Ahi Tuna Poke
Catchiest song in your playlist:
Thomas the Tank Engine
Food in your belly right now:
  Korean Galbi Tacos
If you're not SUPing, you are:
Racing after my Twin boys

 

emily-bark-rider-profile RIDER PROFILE


Name:  Emily Bark
Age:
13

Hometown: Rancho Palos Verdes, California
Years of SUP:  A few years but I just started getting into it this year.
Riding Style:  Cruising or sprinting to keep up with everyone
Regular Foot , Goofy or Switch?  Im Goofy foot.
Where is your favorite break?
The Cove is really fun.
Claim to Fame:
  I have a really cool pet tortoise named Speedy.
Person you'd most like to be on the water with:
My Dad, Mom and the rest of the family.

Best sunset you ever witnessed: I saw an amazing one at Catalina this Summer.
Guilty pleasure:
  I love Shaved Ice!!
Catchiest song in your playlist:
Camouflage by Brad Paisley.
Food in your belly right now:
  Pineapple, mango, and dark chocolate covered almonds.
If you're not SUPing, you are:
Prone paddling

 

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