NVS Team Rider - Luke Sampiere

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Name: Luke Sampiere 
Age: 20 
Years Surfing: 15 
Board Setup(s): 5'9" Rounded squash shaped by Bill Minard 
Fin Setup(s): FCS Thruster, NVS 5.2 Carbon Fiber
Sponsors: NVS 
Home break: Seaside Reef 
Favorite surf spot: Moss Landing 
Favorite Pro Surfer: Owen Wright 
Dream surf trip: Charter a private plane and fly over Alaska looking for waves. 
Other hobbies/passions: I enjoy all outdoor pursuits, backpacking, camping, skiing, etc. 
Something most people don't know about you: I was a black belt in Tae Kwon Do. 
Favorite pre surf jam: Slow Cheetah, Red Hot Chili Peppers 
Favorite surf lingo/quote: Split it? 
Fun Fact: On my right foot, my big toe is longer than my second, and on my left foot, my second toe is longer than my big toe. 
Go to post surf meal: Marie Calendars Chicken Pot Pie 
Goofy or Regular (why your stance is better): Goofy, because you can always split waves with all the natural footers. 
How do you describe surfing to someone who doesn't surf?: A combination of a sport with a purely visceral and spiritual experience. 

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