Professional French surfer who is known for his competitions in the World Surfing League as well as the ASP World Tour. He is best known for his style of big wave surfing.
He began surfing at the young age of 3. He continued to progress in surfing by traveling on several family trips to Australia, Europe and Hawaii, where he could surf a variety of waves in different environments. While surfing, he still maintained his education through correspondence courses and in 2007, his hard work paid off and he became a professional.
He has won several awards for his work in surfing including the Rookie of the Year award by WSL in 2007 and the 2010 prestigious Billabong Pipeline Masters in Hawaii.
He was born and raised in Reunion Island, France.
As a winner of the Billabong Pipeline Masters competition, he can be seen in relation to other winners including Taj Burrow.