Peterson, Lakey

Resolute pro surfer from Santa Barbara, California; world-ranked #6 in 2014; called a talent who would “redefine modern women’s surfing,” by SURFER Magazine in 2013. Laura "Lakey" Peterson was born (1994) and raised in Santa Barbara, but first surfed at age 5 at Manly Beach, Australia, where she spent three months with her traveling family, including her mother Sue, a former Olympic swimmer. Peterson didn’t begin surfing regularly until she turned 12 years old (tennis was her favorite sport u...