Dustin Barca for VA sport
Because he’s become such a fighter of GMO on his home Kauai, it’s easy to forget that Dustin Barca was once a world tour surfer. Growing up in big and powerful waves, he made a quarterfinal in the unlikeliest of world tour locations – Brazil – losing out to Parko in the quarters. But, fast forward to […]
Because he’s become such a fighter of GMO on his home Kauai, it’s easy to forget that Dustin Barca was once a world tour surfer. Growing up in big and powerful waves, he made a quarterfinal in the unlikeliest of world tour locations – Brazil – losing out to Parko in the quarters. But, fast forward to today and Dustin Barca’s life if is a little different. He’s an accomplished MMA fighter, environmental activist and he’s the father of a son who could skate before he can walk (srsly, check his IG). As an activist, he demands transparency between biotech companies and Hawaiian locals by leading protests to combat the GMO industry. His passion for returning Hawaiian farming to its sustainable roots is the basis for his running for Mayor of Kauai.
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