How do you get recognized by the surfing industry? Some would suggest start competing. Others would say get sponsored. While others would suggest that it comes naturally if you are good enough.
Matt Banting had another idea; win the Juniors and the Mens Open at the 2012 Australian Open of Surfing. He did just that and has received a wealth of publicly in the coming weeks. While Matt Banting is no newcomer to the surfing community, it has definitely helped his cause inn becoming a household name.
Matt Banting is a very talented surfer and has a true understanding of how to surf a smart contest. He is big threat to fellow competitors especially as he builds momentum through a surf contest. Check out this great little edit of Matt Banting and notice how relaxed and effortless his aerials are.