Grom of the Week: Sierra Kerr

Grom of the Week: Sierra Kerr

Name: Sierra Kerr

Age: 12years old 

Hometown: Tugan, Australia 

Currently Residing: Carlsbad, CA

School: Home School/Online School

Support: Roxy, Oakley, Firewire

Local Break: South Carlsbad

Magic Board: 5’0" Slater Designs by Tomo 

IG Account: @sierrakerr

Quote: "If you put your mind to it, you’ll be untouchable and unstoppable." 

How do you stay so stoked? I’m just a happy person and I know how lucky I am to live such an amazing life. 

Who is in your Tribe? My family @josh_kerr84 @nikki.kerr @colin_kerrazy @travelwiththekerrs

Three words that describe you? Happy, fun, and loving. 

What do you do when you are not surfing all day? School, golf, skate, play rugby, spend time with my family, friends, and my dog Aspen.

What is a Grom? A young frother. 

What moves are you working on this week? Air-reverse.

What do you love most about your family? Everything! I have a really awesome family and they love and support me with everything I do and want to do.

What is it like growing up surfing in San Diego? It’s nice for a few months a year but I’m lucky I get to travel to warmer places. 

What is style to you? To have good flow. 

Do see any of your Dad’s surfing style in your style? Sometimes but I do steal some of his moves. Haha 

How does the ocean give you a positive mind set? The ocean makes me feel positive and I’m always happier after a surf. 

Surf, Skate and Golf? What is your ideal order in a day? Surf in the morning, golf during the day, surf at evening, and skate at night.

Early morning offshore or Afternoon glass off?  Afternoon glass off because it’s warmer (especially in California) and my friends are out of school.

Dream Trip?  Mentawai Islands. It’s paradise and it’s even better with my family and friends.

Post surf Grinds? Bean & Cheese Burritos and açaí bowl with passion fruit. 

Inspirations in or out of the water? My dad is my biggest inspiration in and out of the water, my mom, and Nick Foles.

Where do you want to be in 2024? I want to be healthy, happy, and be an Olympian. 

 Wave Pools or the Ocean? Ocean.

How do you Keep the Vibe Alive? By smiling, being happy, and having fun. 

Who is your favorite Gudauskas brother? All of them.

What is your first memory of the ocean? In Hawaii getting pushed into a wave with floaties on my arms.