Jeff specialises in paddle-in surfing the biggest waves in the world. Jeff travels the world at a moments notice to chase monster swells that develop on the weather map.
From giant 'Cloudbreak' in Fiji, monstrous 'Jaws' in Maui to deadly 'Teahupoo' in Tahiti, Jeff's colours can be seen loud and clear. Jeff is best known for being part of a small group of the best big wave surfers in the world dedicated to paddle-in surfing and ditching jet ski assistance to tow into waves.
Jeff has a specialised year-round training program to prepare for riding gigantic waves which consist of pool based breath training and gym weight resistance training.
2013 Finalist Australian Surfing Awards ‘Waterman of the Year’
2013 Finalist Australian Surfing Life Oakley Big Wave Awards 'Biggest Paddle-In’
2012 Final Ranking 12th in the World on Big Wave World Tour
2012 Finalist Global Billabong XXL Big Wave Awards ‘Ride of the Year‘
2012 Finalist ‘Big Wave World Tour’ Event at Pico Alto Peru
2012 Finalist Australian Surfing Awards ‘Waterman of the Year’
2012 Finalist Australian Surfing Life Oakley Big Wave Awards ‘Biggest Wave’
2011 Finalist Australian Surfing Life Oakley Big Wave Awards ‘Biggest Wave’
15 September 2011 First surfer to ride 50 foot wave at ‘Albatross’, Victoria, Australia
4 January 2012 First Australian to paddle into 'Jaws' Maui, Hawaii
12 March 2012 First Australian to paddle into 'Mavericks' Left Hander, California, United States