Stormy Mondays in Tofino, BC, Canada
Surfing Canada is unique compared to tropical areas that most people associate the sport with. I try to showcase that difference.
Place you live: Tofino, British Columbia, Canada
Place your video was made? A right reef break close to Tofino BC.
Can you sum up Tofino? Tofino is a pretty unique little town on the coast of Vancouver Island. It’s a small fishing and surfing town that’s been getting worldwide recognition primarily for its surf scene and pristine natural environment. There’s waves every day of the year, which in most cases are soft beach breaks, but on occasion, can become world class.
Preoccupation: Visual imagery, Surf, Toronto Blue Jays, words with friends
A perfect day in Tofino? sunny, light winds, perfect south – a rarity.
If someone was visiting, what must they do? Eat out, surf Cox Bay, check out Storm Surf Shop.
A perfect meal in Tofino? Shelter Restaurant or Sobo. Anything on the menu.
What is the best thing about your spot? Clean environment, minimal crowds, surf 365 days a year.
What is the worst? Small town isolation.
A little known fact about where you live? A-list celebs have been known to surf here. haha.
Where is your favorite place in the world? Tokyo, Japan.
Who are your three favorite photographers? In terms of video, currently inspired by Salomon Ligthelm, Zia Mohajerjasbi, Variable Production Company. For photo Jeremy Koreski (local shooter)