Ho, Coco

Ebullient regularfoot pro surfer from Oahu, Hawaii; world-ranked #4 in 2009; called a “glowing bundle of pure, giggling delight” by surf writer Matt George. Ho was born (1991) in Honolulu, the daughter of North Shore legend Michael Ho, and niece of 1993 world champion Derek Ho. She began surfing with her father and brother Mason at age seven, and two years later was competing in junior events all over Oahu.

After a solid run as a amateur, Ho qualified for the 2009 pro tour at age 18, finishe...