John John Explains Why He's So Good

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"He said in that book that he wanted to surf against me in 10 years, in the final at Pipe, and that happened, so he's kind of a prophet." John John on Kelly Slater's prescient wish-come-true.

Despite his tender years, John John is himself turning into a surfing messiah of sorts. He might not be the most articulate narrator in the business, but he certainly knows how to ride a barrel, and that's all that really matters.