by Michelle Michalak November 17, 2017

Hot off the press, an article titled "Punley Keeps Dropping In On A Spiritual High" features Keali'i, one of the fastest rising stars in a sport, sharing his perspective of bodysurfing.

"The ocean is my life, without it, I would be nothing...my ancestors enjoyed the sport, but to me it's a lifestyle, a culture, an art that I am here to perpetuate."

Hawaiians like Punley have been showing Californian's and International bodysurfers alike the aloha spirit of bodysurfing and positive vibes on both land and water.

Now mainstream skateboard and surf clothing companies like RVCA, are taking notice. Kealii was recently added to their talent roster. 

Read the full Newspaper Piece→

Midweek Hawaii Bodysurfing

Michelle Michalak
Michelle Michalak

Michelle's diploma reads BA Psychology with a minor in English, and her license plate reads #CaliforniaDreaming4Life. She begin her career in the NYC fashion industry working with fashion and internet pioneer, Bluefly.com However, due the constant "nagging" of her entrepreneurial spirit, her crush on surfing, and hardcore love for the ocean, she chosen to call San Diego home for the past 10 years. On the west coast she 's chased waves & enlightenment working alongside "Gurus" in the online marketing & personal development industries. It in May 2012 she found her true Zen & Stoke, and joined the Slyde Handboards Team.


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