ATHLETE PROFILE: Huang Wei (JJ)

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A Little Info About Our Team Rider

We would like to welcome our newest member to the team, Huang Wei, who is one of our team members from China. After only having surfed for 4 years he has made many surfing achievements, with the hope of achieving more as a pro surfer and playing an incremental role in growing China’s surfing industry at the same time.

Lives: Hainan, China

DOB: March 18, 1996

Rides:
9’1″ Performer Model
9’1″ Classic Californian Model

Results:
2016 China Tour Championship, Open Mens, 1st
2016 Jalenboo Surfing Hainan Open, Open Mens, 2nd
2015 Tribord Surfing Hainan Open, Open Mens, 1st
2015 The First Jile Traditional Longboard Contest, Open Mens, 1st
2015 The First Jile Costume Surf Contest,1st
2014 Surfing Hainan Open, Open Mens, 4th
2014 Blue Hawaii Charity Surf Event, Open Mens, 2nd
2013 O’neil Surfing Longboard Open, Open Mens, 4th

About:
Huang Wei was born in Wanning city of Hainan province, China. With a warm personality and talent for sport he is now one of the first generation pioneers of China’s pro surfers.

Over his surfing career Huang Wei has won China’s wild card to the World Longboard Championship event in 2014, competing against some of the worlds top Longboarders. In is own time he is devoted to promoting surfing in China by encouraging people to experience surfing in a number of ways.

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PROFILE: Honolua Blomfield

A Little Info About Our Team Rider

Lives: Haleiwa, Hawaii

DOB: Feb 05, 1999

Rides:
9’0″ Powerhouse Model
9’4″ Classic Californian

Results:

2016 Taiwan Open of Surfing 1st
2016 Duke’s Waikiki Wahine Longboard Pro 1st
2016 Noosa Festival of Surfing Women’s Pro 1st
2016 U18 Longboard division at the MSA Classic
2015 U18 Longboard division at the MSA Classic 1st
2014 U18 Longboard division at the MSA Classic 1st
2013  Duke Ocean Fest Waikiki 1st
2013 ISA Longboard Champion in Peru 1st

About:

Honolua started surfing at the age of 2 and is now a great long boarder and short boarder. She has truly excelled in Longboard competition, competing on the WSL longboard tour and finishing up ranked 7th in the world at the end of 2016.

With a progressive yet graceful style she surfs the world, travelling from competition to competition and also enjoys hiking, skateboarding, music and SUPing. We hope to see her again next year at in Noosa for the Noosa Festival of Surfing.