Summary: professional surfer who had won numerous regional under-21 surfing competitions in Southern California despite overcoming from recovering a debilitating injury suffered in a fatal 2003 road accident in which he lost his left leg, and whom many others often compared to amputee surfer Bethany Hamilton.
Cause of Death: Drowned during the Solana Beach air disaster
Born: February 7, 1988
Died: July 29, 2009
Location: Solana Beach, California