Josh Stretton

Josh Stretton

Age: 16

Country: Australia

Specialty: Surf

Facebook: Joshuastrettonsurf

Instagram: @Joshstrettonsurf

Birthday: June 12, 2002

Current Residence: NSW, Australia

Home spot or break: Birubi Beach, Port Stephens

Currently riding: Mad Dog, Hover & Thrust Surf

Other Sponsors: Eluminate, Tsunami Surfer


Everything Ocean, hanging with mates and eating!!


How did you get into Kiting, SUP or Windsurfing?

When I was 10, I saw my Dad and Uncle Kev shred the sled and flat left out, so I joined them, and it was a natural progression from my short board surfing.


What’s the one thing you can’t live without?

The ocean


What’s in your backpack when traveling?

Shorts, singlet, sunnies and a hat!!


Favorite Movie?

BIG Wednesday


Top five songs on your latest playlist?

When I’m small – Phantogram

Salt Air – Chew Lips

Love is all I got – Feed Me and Crystal Fighters

Ideas on Ghosts – Friends

This must be it – Royksopp


Favorite post session beverage?

Lemon Lime and Bitters


Favorite post session food?

Egg Bacon Roll


You’re planning your dream trip, where are you going and who’s coming with?

Dream trip to go somewhere raw and untouched, with anyone who would froth with me.


Favorite thing to do when not you’re not kiting, SUPing or windsurfing?

Getting pumped on shoreys with my beater


What, in your opinion, has been your greatest accomplishment?

Making the Australian National Titles in the Open men’s, being the youngest ever junior to qualify


What’s your favorite quote or saying?

Shred the Sled or Let’s show up and blow up!!


If you had a superpower, what would it be?

Invisibility so I could walk out of school and go shred.

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