worldprosurfers

August 7, 2007

HERO TO ZERO

Filed under: CJ Hobgood — wpssuperblog @ 8:29 pm

From Hero to Zero … still can’t figure out surfing. At the US Open I finally made it into a man-on-man heat in a ‘QS event. The pier was busy with too many people drinking energy drinks with spray on tattooes.

No luck in Japan but did OK in Cali.

No luck in Japan but did OK in Cali. © Shieldsy.

Winning there was bittersweet. I’ve competed in HB for 10 years waiting for that day. My wife and daughter pushed through the masses to watch each day and cheer me on.

Feeling great about that event I headed to Japan for a shocking-ly bad time. I lost first heat and was in the country for only two days … My Japanese visa to get in took longer. That’s surfing. Home sweet home for a week and then off to France. Fingers crossed.

Ceej

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1 Comment »

  1. Way to go CJ, I was happy to see you at the 1 year anniversery good luck in Brazil and Pipe. Your an awsome person and a killer surfer. God Bless Capt. Sean

    Comment by Capt. Sean — October 25, 2007 @ 1:17 am


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