John John FlorenceNixon’s latest addition to the surf team, John John Florence, is as talented as he is humble of his skills in the water. Setting the new standard in surfing, the world has been keeping a close eye on John John since his early days when he was barely out of diapers and he hasn’t disappointed.
Often touted as a surf prodigy, John John was born in Oahu and lives there still today. In addition to his back-to-back wins at Pipeline in 2011 (Da Hui Backdoor Shootout and Volcom Pipe Pro) John John has earned four NSSA titles, was the youngest surfer to ever compete in The Triple Crown of Surfing, has graced the covers of Surfer, TransWorld SURF and Surfing as well as countless pages of other magazines. Most recently, he won the Vans World Cup of Surfing, the Triple Crown title in 2011, and the Volcom Pipe Pro in 2012.
John John's style is a bit of a throwback and he lets his surfing do the talking for him. Considered one of the best amongst his peers and his potential appears to have no ceiling...he's only just begun.