You'll want to get to know Nic von Rupp, Portugal's finest and one of Hurley's newest. And we've got some options on how you can go about doing that: you can press play on his One & Only (up top!) and get a full dose of Nic shredding, or you can click 'Full Story' for a quick interview with the man himself. Our advice? Do both. Get your One & Only here and see more from Nic, including his favorite Hurley stuff at Hurley.com/nicvonrupp. Featured music: "No Sentiment" by Cloud Nothings, off of Attack on Memory.
Best place to live in Europe and why?
Praia Grande Sintra Portugal, its got the ladies in summer and the waves in winter!
Best place to find your future wife?
Probably home, there's nothing better than the classiness and Latino blood of a Portuguese woman.
Best meal after surfing all day?
Sushi all the way.
6'0" Energia Tropical, still sitting at home.
First surf real surf trip?
The 2004 Quiksilver Crossing in the Caribbean.
Best swell this winter?
This winter had plenty of good swells, but probably Ireland mid-January.
Club or dive-bars?
A good club is always a good club...
Favorite board dimensions?
5'11" 18" 3\8 2" 1\4
Worst session this winter?
Hawaiian season was a complete shocker.
Upcoming trip you're psyching on?
Chileeee, cant wait to go there!