This list of famous male surfers, ranked by their level of prominence, includes photos and other information, when available. This greatest male surfers list contains the most prominent famous surfers and top males known for being the best at catching waves. You might even catch these popular surfers at the world's best surfing beaches or the coolest U.S. surfing spots. There are thousands of male surfers and guys who love to surf throughout the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic surfers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a guy aspiring to be a surfer then the cool pro surfers and other famous surfer dudes below should give you inspiration.
Among the big surfer names listed here are Kelly Slater, Duke Kahanamoku, Miki Dora, and many additional professional surfers as well. Featuring 80s surfers, popular surfers from California, and your favorite Aussie surfers, this list has them all!
Who are the most famous male surfers? Who are the best male surfers? While this isn't a list of all male surfers, it goes beyond just the top 10 surfers and provides all kinds of information about famous guys who surf, including famous Hawaiian surfers, famous Australian surfers, and more.
Robert Kelly Slater is a Floridian professional surfer known for his competitive prowess and style. He has been crowned ASP World Tour Champion a record 11 times, including 5 consecutive titles in 1994–98. He is the youngest and the oldest to win the title. Upon winning his 5th world title in 1997, ...more
Birthplace: USA, Florida, Cocoa Beach
Profession: Musician, Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting, Surfer
Credits: Waveriders, Down the Barrel, Bra Boys, Pro Surfersee more on Kelly Slater
Gregory Michael Cipes is an American voice and film actor. He is also a singer, musician, composer, and professional surfer. ...more
Birthplace: USA, Coral Springs, Florida
Profession: Musician, Actor, Composer, Voice acting, Singer, + more
Credits: Holes, Teen Titans, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Fast & Furious, The Wild, + more
Also Rankedsee more on Greg Cipes
Stacy Peralta is an American director and entrepreneur. He was previously a professional skateboarder and surfer with the professional skateboarding group, the Z-Boys. ...more
Birthplace: Venice, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Profession: Television director, Entrepreneur, Skateboarder, Film Producer, Screenwriter, + more
Credits: Real Genius, Lords of Dogtown, Mr. Show with Bob and David, Riding Giants, Dogtown and Z-Boys, + moresee more on Stacy Peralta
Miki "Da Cat" Dora, a.k.a. Mickey Dora, a.k.a. "The Black Knight," was an iconic Malibu surfer of the 1950s and 1960s. He had a unique style, in and out of the water, and was generally considered rather iconoclastic. He is featured in the seminal surf movie The Endless Summer, and is credited in ...more
Age: Died at 68 (1934-2002)
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Profession: Stunt Performer, Actor
Credits: The Endless Summer, Beach Party, Surf Party, Muscle Beach Partysee more on Miki Dora