Paige Alms is one of the brave young women who charge big surf at Jaws, Pe’ahi in Maui. She has decided to fix her eyes and goals on big wave surfing alone, and traveling to famous breaks like Half Moon Bay’s Mavericks, Todos Santos in Mexico. She is also in the historical, first ever lineup of women invited to compete on the Xpreshon Big Wave World Tour at Nelcott Reef in Oregon.
Sanuk spent some time with Maui’s big wave surfer, Paige Alms last May to hear her talk about the start of her surfing career, getting her feet wet in the competition side of the sport, and her recent focus on big wave surfing. Alms began big charging big waves during her early teen years, becoming the first woman to ever paddle in at Maui’s outer reef Pier One at just 15 years of age.
Video by Sanuk.
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