Watch: Billabong’s Prepubescent Posse Gives The North Shore Hell!
Under-16 and living the dream.
Were you lucky enough to be sent away to camp as a child?
Like, the sleepaway kind, where you forge prepubescent bonds that last a lifetime, rope swings over rivers, brown-capped co-ed camp counselors, etc.?
Well, doubtful your childhood formative childhood experiences involved Shane Dorian pushing you over the ledge at Backdoor.
For the teen stars on Billabong’s youth squad—Tommy Coleman, Brodi Sale, Kian Martin, Lucas Vicente, Sammy Grayand something liek a dozen other sub-16 standouts—a few weeks on the North Shore “launching over the falls, sliding into pits, and mandatory 50 pushups for dropping in on your buddies,” sure sounds like a hell of an excuse to get out of homework.
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