Professional surfer sponsored by Billabong, he was twice crowned the ASP Men's World Junior Champion.
He joined the social media world in June 2009, opening with the tweet "starting off!! and had a good day today!!"
He has become a social media superstar with more than 370,000 followers just on Instagram.
His girlfriend, Alana Blanchard, is also a professional surfer and an Instagram star. They share a son named Banks together.
He has become friends with numerous other popular surfers like Kelia Moniz.