GROM OF THE WEEK: King Nicol
Name: King Nicol
Age: 6 years old
Hometown: San Clemente, CA
School: Home School
Support: Mum and Dad
Local Break: Lowers
Nickname: King but my dad calls me little Rat.
Magic Board: Channel Islands Rocket Wide
IG Account: @coronakingsley
Quote: "what's a quote?"
Youtube Link: https://youtu.be/J_TN9SEOkBQ
What gets you stoked? Cos I get to surf every day with my friends.
Who is in your Tribe? @miamouse @bodacious_bojangles @finnmccarty @danematson @crosbycola @ian_crane and my family.
Three words that describe you? ADD, sensitive and mischievous!
What do you do when you are not surfing all day? I like drawing, skating, school and annoying my sister.
What is a Grom? I'm a Grom.
What is your favorite word? Sick, but mom doesn't like it when I say it.
What is the best thing about surfing with your dad? That he always there with me and tows me back out.
What is your favorite thing about the ocean? Waves, little crabs and sea slugs that you find in rock pools. Playing in the shore break is pretty fun too.
Early morning offshore or Afternoon glass off? Afternoons so I can sleep in and it is not as cool as the mornings.
Dream Trip? Australia, I don't know anything about it, but there is a lot of barrels down there and the water is warm. Also dad is from there. I would take Mum, Dad, my sister, my dog Eva, Pat O and Janet and Nathan.
Food? Active frozen yogurt.
Where do you see yourself in 2024? Hopefully doing airs and getting barreled.
Wave Pools or the Ocean? Wave Pools, cos they barrel every wave.
Who is your favorite Gudauskas brother? It is hard to pick. They are all very stoked and look the same.
What is your first memory of the ocean? Warm water in Hawaii, then slamming my face on the sand.