Laird Hamilton

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Laird John Hamilton (born March 2, 1964) is an American big-wave surfer, co-inventor of tow-in surfing, and an occasional fashion and action-sports model and actor.[1] He is married to Gabrielle Reece, a professional volleyball player, television personality, and model.

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Laird Hamilton
Personal information
BornLaird John Zerfas
(1964-03-02) March 2, 1964 (age 58)
San Francisco, California, U.S.
ResidenceKauai and Malibu
Height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight215 lb (98 kg)
Surfing career
Years active1970present
SponsorsOxbow, Amway
Major achievements
Surfing specifications
StanceRegular (natural foot)
QuiverLong boards
Favorite wavesTeahupo'o, Pipeline, Jaws