Name: Mark Richard Williams
Born and bred: in Coffs Harbour almost 57 years ago
Favorite wave: Trappies,
I have been going to Bali each year for the past 10 years or so. Off again in 3 weeks for 2 weeks in Bali and then 2 weeks on my first boat trip somewhere in Indonesia
Best comp result: 6 times Aussie champ (old men’s divisions)
Surfers who inspire me: My son Madison, Slater, Julian Wilson
Too old to play other sports, Used to play basketball and rugby league
The most famous person met would be surfing a man on man heat with Mark Richards at Cronulla Point first heat of the day in front of 2000 people didn’t do so well but a great learning experience. Mark Richards had just become world champ.