There is no doubt that this business requires serious commitment. You have to be at the peak of your physical and mental fitness, ready to drop everything and devote your life when one of those massive opportunities rolls your way.
This is why it is a little more difficult for Shane Desmond…
Shane’s a fully-committed big wave surfer and is undoubtedly one of the most respected backside chargers in Mavericks’ history, but he is also a family man and a full-time employee.
In this edition of Red Bull’s ‘This And Nothing Else’, Desmond talks about balancing his big wave obsession with his personal commitments.