Abbi Hughes jumps on board!
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The stoke still continues as we introduce our second female team rider for Fitzroy Surf Co! Here is a little info on Abbi's career in the surfing industry so far!!
''I started surfing when I was 10 and began competing at the same age. In my first competition in Jersey, channel Islands, I got 2nd place in the boys category, two weeks after my first ever lesson. From here I started surfing comps in Cornwall and did well getting in the final of most of them. From the age of 14 I was sponsored by Billabong and Indo Boards. I was Surfing more competitions in the Channel Islands, Cornwall and travelling with the Billabong Junior team down to a couple of Junior Pro competitions in the south of France.
Some of my highlights in competing have been:
4th Billabong Juniors Bude
U18 Channel Island Champion (2 years in a row)
Womens Channel Island Champion (2 years in a row)'' - Abbi
Abbi is a fantastic photographer and gained a great portfolio of brands she has already worked with. Fitzroy Surf Co need passionate people with high stoke levels which Abbi ticks both boxes.
Check out her site here!
''I would love to be involved with a brand who really respect the environment when creating new products and ultimately work with people who are passionate about what they do!'' - Abbi