DEAN MORRISON

Photo of dean morrison

Dean Morrison has been surfing since the age of 5 and is a pro surfer from Australia. Pro surfer Dean Morrison competes at the WCT championship surfing level. Dean is well-known for his mix of old and new school surfing techniques. Dean Morrison's nickname's are Deano or Dingo. This is the Surfing.com Dean Morrison biography.


Height: 167.6 cm, 5ft, 6in Weight: 65kg, 143.3lb

Birthday: December 22, 1980

Birthplace: Tweed Heads, NSW, Australia

Current Home: Coolangatta, QLD, Australia

High School: Do you know? Please tell us the Dean Morrison high school.

Surfing Coach: Dean Morrison's surfing coach is Wayne

Life Facts: Born in Tweed Head, a little town just a five-minute drive to the Australian surfing mecca of Coolangatta. In Coolangatta, surfer Dean Morrison rode his first wave by the early age of 5. Wayne "Rabbit" Bartholomew one of a few Australian surf pioneers (78 world champion and an actual ASP President) detected Dean's potential and natural talent for surfing. He competed on the WQS during 4 years (1997-2001) before moving to the WCT in 2002. His coaching paid off when in 1998, Dean won the Australian and World under 18 years of age titles.


Successes: In 2003, surfer Dean Morrison won the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast, QLD Australia.


Surfing Style: The media often compare him to Tom Curren for his morphology and low center of gravity style. He's got the same old-fashion elegant tube riding style as his Australian pioneer surf mentor Wayne "Rabbit" Bartholomew and he's also able to throw big air and radical turns as well. In fact he's a pure mix of old and new school surfing. Most fans enjoy watching Dean because of this breadth of style and surfing talent. Dean has been in the surfing videos 3 Degrees, Drive thru Australia, and Creepy fingers.

Other Sports: On dry land, Dean Morrison like to play Tennis, and Football.

Likes & Dislikes: Dean likes Free surfing and being in world event heats with his childhood friends (Parko and Fanning). He doesn't like the media coverage and pressure.

Sponsors: Dean Morrison is sponsored by Volcom clothing, Joistik surfboards, Pro Lite accessories, Nixon watches, Spy eyewear and DVS footwear.

ASP Men's Pro Surfing ProfilesDean Morrison Wikipedia Español


 Edit or update information on this page

SHARE THIS

SURFER DEAN MORRISON PHOTOS (shown here are 3 of photos for: Surfer Dean Morrison)


Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /nfs/c01/h03/mnt/34295/domains/beta6.surfing.com/html/profile/__main.photos-module.php on line 59

SURFER DEAN MORRISON VIDEOS (shown here are 3 of 0 videos for: Surfer Dean Morrison)

click to play video


length:
rating: 0, count:
click to play video


length:
rating: 0, count:
click to play video


length:
rating: 0, count:

MOST POPULAR SURFING

SHARE THIS

Copyright © 2008 SURFING.com. All Rights Reserved. ABOUT | SITEMAP | PRIVACY | FEEDBACK