Former professional world surfing champion Barton Lynch has joined the team. Barton will be centered on promotion of the Surf Lakes brand during the ongoing roll out of Surf Lakes sites across the globe. With Mark Occhilupo maintaining his position as the face of the brand, Lynch’s communications skills will be used to the full.
Barton Lynch has had a 15-year surfing career that started on the Manly. He spent 13 consecutive years in the top 16, earning a reputation as a brilliant tactical competitor as well as a forthright and articulate spokesman for the sport.
His greatest competitive moment came in Hawaii in 1988, where he won both the Pipe Masters and the ASP World Tour title.Barton loves writing and has been published in many magazines including Inside Sport Magazine, Surfing World, Australian Snowboarder and others. He is now known as one of the world’s leading surf coaches and expert commentators.