Grom of the Week: Sara Freyre

Name: Sara Freyre

Age: 12 years old

Hometown: Costa Mesa/Newport Beach

School: Capo Connections

Support: My Family, DHD and Modom

Local Break: Huntington Beach Pier and Newport Beach

Magic Board: 5'2" DNA by DHD Surfboards

IG Account: @Sara_freyre

Quote: "So Yeah..." 

How do you stay so stoked? I stay stoked by surfing all day with my friends and family.

Who is in your Tribe? @sofiafreyre @tavapost @indiehoffman @zoeykaina @cruzfreyre @throw_rocks_at_boys

Three words that describe you? Loving, happy and stoked! 

What do you do when you are not surfing all day? I usually surf, and then skate, and then train in jiu jitsu at AOJ, basically everyday.

What is a Grom? A Grom is someone who is always frothing and stoked.

What moves are you working on this week? I am working on my airs.

What do you love most about your family? I love that my family supports me no matter what, and they always have my back.

What is it like growing up surfing in Huntington Beach? It has been amazing to surf with such a historical surfing community, and surf with friends that are just like me.

How did it feel to surf next to the US Open competitors at the StokeoRama? It was really cool surfing next to the US Open competitors, and I hope to be surfing in that contest one day!

How does the ocean give you a positive mind set? The ocean motivates me to keep going, and to do what I love most. 

What is style to you? Style is having good flow and power.

What is your favorite thing about the ocean? My favorite thing about the ocean is how it has the power to make me feel happy and just have fun!!

Early morning offshore or Afternoon glass off? Afternoon glass off because it lets me do bigger and better turns.

Dream Trip? Where and why you want to go there? And with who? I would want to go to the Mentawais with my family because of the beautiful weather and waves. 

Post surf Grinds? I love to eat banzai bowls and Chipotle after surf.

Inspirations in or out of the water? Stephanie Gilmore and Caroline Marks are people who inspire me.

Where do you want to be in 2024? In 2024 I would love to be a pro surfer, of course!

Wave Pools or the Ocean? The ocean silly.

How do you Keep the Vibe Alive? I keep the vibe alive by having a sense of humor and having fun no matter what! 

Who is your favorite Gudauskas brother? You know you all are my favorite!

What is your first memory of the ocean? My first memory of the ocean is when my family and I played games that taught me about the ocean waves, and when to go over or under the waves.