Griffin Colapinto is an American professional surfer. In 2017, Colapinto won the prestigious Vans Triple Crown of Surfing Award. That same year, he also won the men's qualifications and qualified for the windsurfing world championship. Griffin also has a younger brother named Crosby. Crosby is also a surfer.
|Born||July 29, 1998|
|Height||5 ft 11 in (1.8 m)|
|Weight||171 lb (77.56 kg)|
|Sponsors||Lost Surfboards, Billabong, FCS|
|Stance||Regular (natural) foot (left foot forward)|
Professional surfer with the World Surf League, he is best recognized for taking first at the 2015 Surfing America National Championships for under-18 and the US Open of Surfing Junior Pro.
He was only two years old when he first stood out on the edge of a longboard in a life jacket. He fell in love immediately and was short boarding by the age of seven. Then, at eight, he entered his first amateur event.
He has become a social media superstar, earning more than 220,000 followers on the photo sharing app Instagram.
His brother, Crosby, is also an active surfer.
Fellow surfer Kolohe Andino took him under his wing as a mentor and guide while he was visiting Hawaii.
- Surfers of the World Surf League
- American surfer
Latest information about Griffin Colapinto updated on June 21 2021.