Rip Curl welcomes 16-year old Dylan Kowalski to the family. Dylan spent the past year working on his surfing and lining up the pieces for a new year and a fresh start. Dylan has held his ground in the amateur circuit week after week making final heats among the country’s top talent.
This past weekend Dylan locked in solid final results in three divisions of the NSSA Hawaiian Conference (Open Men’s, Explorer Men’s, and Explorer Juniors). With such a stellar performance Dylan was named NSSA Surfer of the Week on NSSA.org.
Dylan spends much of his time in Hawaii competing with the hot young amateurs of the islands but calls Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina his home. This may be the first you have seen of Dylan Kowalski as a Rip Curl team rider but it won’t be the last. Whether competing in the Surfing America primes across the East Coast or in Pro Junior events around the world, this kid is hungry and ready to bring it.