How did you start surfing?
I knew when I booked my flights to Indonesia that the first thing I wanted to do was learn how to surf. And I also knew deep down that my life would never be the same. I am a water baby. The ocean called to me ever since I was a child. Unfortunately, I didn't live by the sea, but every vacation was spent completely immersed in the sand and waves. After I retired from diving, and no longer spent my days in the swimming pool - there was a part of me that was missing. I needed that connection back to the water, and the athlete in me was craving that challenge of learning something new, improving, and pushing my limits. I joined a surf camp in Lombok called Drop-In (the absolute best camp in Indo for people who are really looking to learn the technical skills required for surfing and rapidly improve their surfing) where I got absolutely tossed around for 7 days straight, but fell head-over-heels in love with the sport. And life has never been the same.
What do you do for work?
I am the co-founder of The Human Design Lab - which is an online learning platform, community space, and mentorship program built to teach you everything you need to know about your Human Design and live life the way you were genetically and energetically created to.
For context, if you're wondering what in the world is Human Design, it's a blueprint for how to understand, use and optimize your own unique energy. Consider it an operating manual showing you how you were designed to move around in the world. Energy is the building block of all life. Your energy creates your genetics and is completely unique to you. So why are we all taught to live life in the same way?! When you learn how to work WITH your energy, everything else falls into place effortlessly. Human Design is a system that breaks