Hunt, Al

Number-crunching surf contest judge and administrator from Narrabeen, Australia. "Surfing and math don't really go hand in hand," Surfing magazine said in 2006. "That's why we have Al Hunt."

Hunt was born (1950) in Sydney, grew up in the central New South Wales town of Epping, and began surfing at age 14. The following year he moved with his family to the Sydney beachfront suburb of Narrabeen. Hunt was a reserve for the New South Wales surf team in the 1974 Australian National Titles; when h...