TEAM - JACOB ROMERO
PHOTO BY: Bryan Pezman
- NAME: Jacob Romero
- NICKNAME: Jake
- HOMETOWN: Waiehu, MAUI
- HOMEBREAK: KAHULUI HARBOR
- SPONSORS: The Foam Company, Turbo Bodyboards, Maui Thing Clothing
- YRS. IN THE BUSINESS: 12 years
- WHY BOOGIE: Good ah!
- OTHER HOBBIES: Basketball and chouting
- FAVORTE BODYBOARDER: The ones who are having fun somehow
- RIDING RATIO: 92% prone, 8% DK
- INSPIRATIONS: God and my family.
Mexico, Cook Islands, Puerto Rico, Indonesia, Philippines, Chile, Peru,
Spain, Portugal, Canary Islands, Japan, all over the US, and the
- DREAM TRIP: Anywhere with a bunch of my friends.
- RIVALS: Cruising
- CONTEST OR FREESURF: Both
- PRONE OR DROPKNEEE: Prone
- LEFT OR RIGHT: Anykine. Straight?
- REEF OR SAND: Chout Reef.
- BLONDE OR BRUNETTE: Both somehow
- STARBURST OR REESES: None. M&Ms
- I HATE: Agg people.
- I LOVE: My family.
- SOME PEOPLE: Just need to chout.
- PIPELINE: choke people
- HAWAIIANS ARE: Pristine
- BODYBOARDING: Best feeling in the world.
- FUTURE GOALS: Top 16 in the world, USBA champion, and win some contests
- LAST WORDS: Boogie Nation!