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Surfmud Athletes

Keely Andrew

CT Surfer

Ty Richardson

QS Surfer

Holly Williams

QS Surfer

Noah Stocca

QS Surfer

Jack Entwistle

LT Surfer

Maddy Dunn


Ned Hart

Reef Charger

Surfing Achievements
Paddling into a 6ft standup barrel on my own at HT – it was so sick
Going to Mentawais and surfing big heavy barrels

Hometown: Near Yallingup, WA
Birthday: 08/06/06
Describe yourself (3 words): I AM Ned
Favourite surf destination: The Ments, HT or Lakey Peak and Perascopes
Goofy or Natural: Natural
Surfing idol: John John florence
Favourite board: Pyzel Bastard 4.11
Word or phrase you overuse: But
Favourite read: Amazing Diary of Pig
Worst habit: Forgetting stuff leaving at my friends house
Value most in life: Family and friends
Favourite food: Mum’s spag bol
Who / what inspires you: My friend Kian Martin, he helps me progress and travels with me and Claire Bevo, she is like my family and we love barrels
When not surfing, I’m: Skateboarding, trying airs in bowl, spear fishing and boxing

Corey Fletcher


Hometown: Burleigh Heads
Birthday: 06/12/1997
3 words that describe you: Fun, Outgoing and Disciplined
Favourite place you’ve travelled or surfed: Indonesia
Goofy or Natural: Natural
Surfing Idol: Mick Fanning
Ironman Idol: Ali Day
Favourite board: JS Monsta 2020 Round Tail 6’0” X 18 7/8” X 2 3/8” = 28.3L
Favourite Race Equipment: Bos OceanSport, Bennett Paddles, Kracka Surfcraft, Engine Swimwear, SurfMud
Word or phrase you overuse: Holy S**t! hahahaha
Favourite read: I don’t read too often but I like doing research about places to travel and visit
Favourite movies: Goal!
Worst habit: Spending and not saving my money
Value most in life: Family, Mates and Traveling
Favourite Food: Everything! Steak, Burgers, Pizza, Pasta, Mexican, Asian the lot!
Who / what inspires you: My parents and my Coach Kingy
Favourite music: Anything from old 70’s and 80’s classics, rap or indie bands
When not surfing, I’m: Training Full Time and Lifeguarding

Ironman Achievements: 3rd Place, Round 2, Nutrigrain Ironman Series 2021/22
14th Overall, Nutrigrain Ironman Series 2021/22
2nd Place, Board Race, World championships 2018
Australian Sanyo Cup Representative Team 2019

Saffi Vette

QS Surfer

Surfing Achievements
2021 NZ Open Women National Champ
2019 Pro Junior Bells Beach Champion
2019 Rip Curl Raglan Pro 2nd
2019 NZ National Champion U18
2017 U16 Girls National Champion
2017 U18 Girls National Champion
2017 16&U Runner up in the SkullCandy Oz Grom Comp
2017 1/4 Finalist in the Occy Grom Comp
2017 U20 Girls Backdoor Raglan Grom Bash Champion
2017 U17 Girls Billabong Grom series Event 1 Champion
2017 U17 Girls Ripcurl Grom Search Runner Up
2017 U17 Girls Billabong Grom series Event 2 – 3rd
2017 Ripcurl Raglan Pro Open Womens Semi Final
2017 Secondary Interschool comp U18 Womens Champion
2017 U18 Gisborne Girls High School Champion
2016 U16 Girls National Scholastic Champion
2016 Backdoor Grom bash Raglan U17 Womens Champion
2016 NZ Inter School secondary schools U18 Womens Champion
2016 Gisborne Girls high school womens Champ
2016 Raglan Academy Surf Comp 3rd U18 girls

Hometown: Gisborne, New Zealand
Birthday: 31st December 2001
3 words that describe you: Fun, adventurous, up for a challenge
Favourite place you’ve travelled to surf: Japan!!
Goofy or Natural: Natural
Surfing Idol: Tyler Wright, Lakey Peterson, Andy Irons, Steph Gilmore
Favourite board: Lost sub scorcher 2 PU & also a replica in Epoxy Pro-formance series
Word or phrase you overuse: Things happen for a reason
Favourite read: Any surf mag!
Pets: 2 Dogs and a Cat
Worst habit: EATING!!! haha
Value most in life: Friends, family and surfing
Favourite food: Chicken and Guacamole Salad & Liquorice
Who / What inspires you: All my competitors, friends and family that I surf with
When not surfing, I’m: At school, training or eating

Surfmud Team Rider

Dom Walsh

Storm Chaser

Hunter Andersson

Tube pig

Hometown: Moffat Beach
Birthday: 17th October 2009
3 words that describe you: Fun, noisy and happy.
Favourite place you’ve travelled or surfed: G-Land
Goofy or Natural: Goofy
Surfing Idol: Italo
Favourite board: JS
Word or phrase you overuse: Mum, can I????
Favourite read: iPad
Pets: 1 x mastiff (dog) - Rugar
Favourite movies: Happy Gilmore, Kissed by God
Worst habit: Leaving wet towels everywhere.
Value most in life: Family Surfing and having fun.
Favourite Food: Mangoes, sushi
Who / what inspires you: Andy Irons for his aggressive surfing
Favourite music: Anything that is good
When not surfing, I’m: Skating, fishing, spearfishing and just chilling with my mates.

Surfing achievements:
U14s QLD State Champion 2022
2nd Occy Grom Comp 2022
2nd Rip Curl Grom Search National Champion 2022
1st BL Blastoff Sydney 2018
1st Woolworths/ Wahu Gold Coast 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
U12s Qld State champion 2020
1st Woolworths/ Wahu Sunshine Coast 2017, 2018
1st Curra’s Grom Fest 2018, 2019,
1st Pacific Pluse Cup 2019, 2020
2nd Woolworths Sunshine Coast 2018, 2019
3rd U14s QLD State Championship at (10yrs old)
3rd Billabong Oz Grom Cup Coffs Harbour 2019

Amy Kotch


Guy Morgan

Wave Hunter

Richard Kotch


Ashton Pignat


Surfing Achievements
1st Pa & Ma Bendall 2021
4th Rip Curl Grom Search 2020
2nd Rip Curl Grom Search 2019
2nd QLD State Titles 2019
1st 12 Boys Parko Grom Stomp 2018
1st QLD Junior State Titles 2017

Birthday: 21 March 2006
3 words that describe you: funny, loyal, adventurous
Favourite place you’ve travelled to surf: Maldives
Goofy or Natural: natural
Surfing Idol: Asher Pacey
Favourite board: Hammo pro series grom
Word or phrase you overuse: What’s funnier that 24?25!!! (SpongeBob)
Favourite read: The Big Fat Cow that goes Kapow haha
Pets: Blue Staffy named Lenny, and a Blue Indian Red Neck named Blue
Worst habit: forgetting to hand in my homework
Value most in life: FAMILY! And Fresh Prince of Bel-air
Favourite food: miso Soup
Who / What inspires you: My brother Slayde
Favourite music: punk, rock, grunge
When not surfing, I’m: fishing!!

Oska Caldwell

Reef Charger

Surfing Achievements
Tackling the reefs of North West WA

Hometown: The nearest town is a 2 hour drive away. I live at a coastal sheep station that is also a caravan park for surfers
Describe yourself (3 words): Active, patient & energetic
Favourite surf destination: Red Bluff which is also a left & also the closest wave to where I live. I walk to it from my house to surf it almost everyday
Surfing influence: Growing up 50 meters from the ocean and watching all of my older brothers & sisters surf
Phrase you overuse: Don’t really have one
Favourite board: 5, 6 gravel I got this year
Value most in life: Family, food, travel & surfing
When not surfing: I’m either mustering on a motorbike around our station, diving, fishing, trying new sports or just walking around our landscape

Juniper Harper


Hiroto Mori


Surfing Achievements
1st place 403 Surf Fes Special Class 2017
4th place Shirahama Spring Cup U12 2017
4th place Skullcandy Oz Grom Comp 12 & U 2017
2nd place All japan Surfing Championship U12 2016
2nd place 403 Surf Fes Open Class 2016
1st place CRER Cup Special Class 2016
1st place Good Speed Cup Special Class 2016
1st place Nichinan Mayor’s Cup Junior/Men Open 2016
2nd place All-Japan Ranking Championship 2016
1st place Filter Cup Special Class 2016
4th place Shirahama Marina Cup U12 2016

出身地: Fukuroi-city Shizuoka Japan
誕生日: March 9,2005
自分を3文字で表すなら: Big , Funny , Strong
お気に入りのサーフィン場所: Lennox, Bowls
おっちょこちょい?それとも天然? : Goofy
尊敬するサーファー: Owen Wright! big fan!
好きなサーフボード: Emery, Agent
良く使う言葉: Thank you!
好きな本: F+
好きな映画: Star wars
自分の良くないところ: easy going
自分にとって一番大事なこと: Friend
好きな食べ物: Sukiyaki
刺激をくれる人 : James Wood
好きな音楽: Sia , Daya
サーフィンしていない時、何をする?: Study or Training

Dane Dujic


Hometown: Avalon Beach NSW
Birthday: 29/09/2006
Describe yourself (3 words): generous, funny and going off!
Favourite surf destination: Sunset Hawaii
Surfing influence: Tom Carroll, Wiggolly and John John Florence
Phrase you overuse: yeah brah
Favourite board: 4’9 x 17 x 2 Aido Board
Value most in life: having good mates around me
Favourite food: subway BMT 6′ SUB
When not surfing: skating and watching surf vids

Harry Obrien


Hometown: Lennox Head
Birthday: August 7, 2006
3 words that describe you: Funny, determined, thoughtful
Favourite place you’ve travelled to surf: Lakey Peak
Goofy or Natural: Natural
Surfing Idol: John John Florence
Favourite board: Emery, Black Angel 2
Word or phrase you overuse: Sick
Favourite read: Surf mags
Pets: Rusty – red cattle dog
Worst habit: Falling asleep on the floor
Value most in life: My family and surfing
Favourite food: Beef burritos
Who / what inspires you: Guys who charge
When not surfing, I’m: Playing footy and hanging with my mates
Surfing Achievements
4th Skullcandy Oz Grom Open Pro Junior 2022
3rd Rip Curl Grom Search Newcastle 2020
1st place Far North Coast Regional Titles 2017 U12
Quarter finals Skullcandy Oz Grom Open 2017 12 & U
Quarter finals Billabong Occy Grom Comp 2017 12 & U

Lilly Pollard

Barrel hunter

Bodyboarding Achievements
1st Pipeline Pro Hawaii APB World Tour 2014
1st Encanto Pro Puerto Rico IBA World Tour 2011
5 x Australasian Tour Champ
Barrel hunter!

Hometown: Cronulla NSW
Describe yourself (3 words): small, fun, ocean-loving
Favourite surf destination: I love the camping and solitude and epic waves and marine life of Gnaraloo in WA
Who / what inspires you: Good vibes, good health, compassion, creativity, caring for the sea – there are some wonderful people out there that fit that profile
Phrase you overuse: yew!
Favourite board: my stealth custom
When not in the water: I’m working on my coaching business, The Bodyboard Academy (which still means I’m in the water lol)

Luke Dujic


Hometown: Avalon Beach NSW
Birthday: 26/03/2004
Describe yourself (3 words): chilled, patient and laid back
Favourite surf destination: Snapper Rocks
Surfing influence: Mick Fanning and Bede Durbridge
Phrase you overuse: just one more wave
Favourite board: 4’9 x 17 x 2 Aido Board
Worst habit: always getting 5 more instead of one more wave
Value most in life: family and friends
Favourite food: Mum’s spaghetti bolognese
When not surfing: dreaming about going surfing

Kai Hall

Reef Charger

Hometown: Durban South Africa, now living in Bali
Birthday: 1 April 2007
3 words that describe you: Determined, Passionate, Happy
Favourite place you’ve travelled or surfed: To many that I love so much but Tahiti Hawaii and California, Indonesia and definitely South Africa
Goofy or Natural: Natural
Surfing Idol: I have a lot. Jordy Smith, Kelly Slater, Andy Irons, Mick Fanning but have a lot more so will just stop there
Favourite board: My latest Smth Shapes Graham Smith
Word or phrase you overuse: Bru or "100%"
Favourite read: Pipe Dreams
Pets: Fox
Favourite movies: Kissed by God
Worst habit: Antagonising my family dog
Value most in life: Family
Favourite Food: Mutton Curry
Who / what inspires you: Vladmir Alvex, Jordy Smith, Kelly Slater, Andy Iron, Mick Fanning, Martin Potter, among many others
Favourite music: Lots of music but Mick Avalon, Gold Fish
When not surfing, I'm looking for adrenaline

Surfing achievements: That's a hard one, but ticking off lots of things I love to do in the sport I love such as surfing places I've always wanted to. I've had some success in surfing contests but I love getting barrelled in different places of consequence.

Josh Malherbe


Indie Malherbe

Frothing Grom

Keenan Crisp