Eggers, David

Hyper-competitive child surf star from San Diego, California; an unbeatable amateur competitor in the early and mid-'80s, and a pro tour flameout by age 17. Eggers was born (1970) in Mountain View, California, raised in Clairemont, and began surfing at age seven. He was introduced to the surf world in a short 1984 Surfer magazine profile as a family-loving, antidrug 14-year-old, with two United States Amateur Championship titles to his credit, a B+ average, and a selfless attitude. "It's impo...