James is a 24-year-old local surfer who has lived in Ballito for 13 years and is an avid surfer but also enjoys other watersports such as Wakeboarding and Kiteboarding. James is currently studying environmental management and is very passionate about the environment and conserving it.

“I love nature and the environment and hope to make a positive difference through conservation efforts one day.” – says James

James loves the laud back feel of Ballito while still seeing it as Progressive evergrowing beach town.

“Ballito is beautiful and I believe that we live on one of the most stunning coasts in the region. The water is warm and the waves are good, what more could one ask for?” 

-Says James 

His Favorite place to go relax and catch a few waves is 4 poles Beach.