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Born: February 11, 1988  Durban, South Africa

Residence: Cape Town, South Africa, San Clemente,CA USA

Nationality: South Africa

Height: 6'2 inches

Weight: 190 lbs

Profession: South African Professional surfer

Stance: Natural ( Regular ) foot

Avg. Heat Score: 12.10

Shaper: Himself

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About: Jordy Smith is a South African professional surfer who started surfing at age 3. He is known for maneuvers "rodeo flip" and full"alley-oops". He recently qualified for the 2021 Summer Olympics.


A film by Morgan Maassen captures the pure spirit of surfing and that of the surfer Jordy Smith.

Watch Jordy Smith as he threads a few right handed tubes south of the border.

Jordy Smith scored during a recent strike mission somewhere in "Beyond Africa".

La Rambla 5.15a


Margo Hayes

Filmed in Mozambique, South Africa, Australia, and Indonesia Jordy Smith rips and carves, power turns, and throw tail - all 6'3" of him! 

In 2016, 13 year old Daniella Rosas made history by charging a solid 15 foot wave at Peru's fabled Pico Alto.

Watch Jordy chase swell up and down the coast scoring a variety of perfect waves on offer in "Beyond the Tour: South Africa - 2019."

Jordy Smith - Welcome to California

After a season-ending injury in 2015, and learning how to balance life and surfing, Jordy Smith has come back to the circuit stronger than ever.



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