Fletcher, Christian

Innovative metal-loving goofyfooter from San Clemente, California; an icon in both aerial surfing and surf-rebel extremism. "He's got tombstones for eyes, and is always bleeding from somewhere," surf writer Matt George noted. "Anytime Christian Fletcher shows up, an ordinary day suddenly ends."

Fletcher was born (1970) in Kahuku, Oahu, Hawaii, the son of longboarder and surf impresario Herbie Fletcher, grandson of big-wave pioneer Walter Hoffman, and nephew of two-time world champion Joyce H...