Tropicsurf interviews Kai Lenny, 2019 SIMA Waterman of the Year and one of the most versatile surfers alive to ask him why he surfs and what really drives him.
“Where do you live?” It’s the question I’m so often asked on my frequent globetrotting travels. “I don’t know” is often my reply, because for many years now, it seems I’ve been on the road so long I can hardly even remember where or what home actually is. Is my home really a life on the road?
We all surf for different reasons. Freedom, fitness, adventure, the adrenaline of the drop or the simple pleasure of getting wet. If I were to ask you why you surf, you’d probably initially reply, ‘because it’s fun’.
If surfing one of the world’s most sought-after left-hand point breaks with just a handful of others sounds appealing, then NIHI Sumba needs to sit at the top of your travel list.