Rob is a retired US Navy Corpsman, he served in a Marine Corps infantry battalion, and delivered medical care on and off the battlefield for 2 deployments. He found surfing to be a therapy several years back, and ever since has dedicated almost all of his free time to the water. Rob has instructed for the Warrior Surf Foundation, (501(c) nonprofit organization for Veterans and their families) since 2016, and enjoys teaching just as much as surfing! He is a proud husband and father that hopes to share the love for the art of surfing for the rest of his life!
“No one else will ever see you ride your best wave” -Rob Whaley
Jeff is a retired US Army Infantry Soldier, Honor Guard Co, and The Old Guard. He is a Veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, and served in Afghanistan. Jeff graduated from George Mason University, and first started surfing as a form of therapy due to multiple combat injuries. Jeff now coaches high school soccer as well as surfing, and is very passionate about teaching team work and individual confidence to youth through sports.
Hannah attends college at East Carolina University, and works for us during her summer break. She’s also a lifeguard for the town of Emerald Isle, so she’s highly experienced in ocean safety. She grew up in a military family, and has a bubbly personality. We’re lucky to have her!
Luke grew up in North Carolina, and is an avid surfer. He will be attending college at University of North Carolina Wilmington this fall, but we’re glad he chose to work for us during his summer breaks!