Pro- Surfers Sally Fitzgibbons and Jeremy Flores both took home wins at this years Samsung Galaxy Championship Tour. And both struggled through injury to get to victory. In video interviews on World Surf League, both athletes talk about what led them to success. Here are three of many How-to steps to becoming pro-material (besides having great physical talent)
1. Have Mental Strength. To take on the ocean it's a battle of mind over matter. You have to be confident that you have it in you.
2. Enjoy it! In the words of Flores,"If you're not having fun (surfing), then something's wrong."
3. Be Hungry. As Fitzgibbons explains, "If [it] doesn't go your way, you just gotta work harder. "