Professional wind kite surfer who became the kiteboarding world champion in 2015. His professional career began in 2011 when he competed in the Spanish championships and became the Spanish national champion.The following year, he became the European champion.
He started training professionally when he was 13 after his family moved to Tarifa, Europe's wind capital.
In 2012 he became internationally sponsored by Cabrinha Kites. In 2015 Mitsubishi became a sponsor.
His father, Peter Whaley, is a Andalucía-based hotelier. He has one sister.
He is close friends with pro Gisela Pulido.