Rusty team rider Charlie Castleden

NicknameChicken Joe.


BornPerth, Western Australia.

Current digsPerth, Western Australia.

Height6'2 (188cms).


Local go-to surf spot?Trigg Beach.

Favourite wave?Redgate.

Favourite wave I haven't been to yet?J-bay.

Post surf go-to meal?Pieger (burger ingredients inside a pie).

Slabs or point breaks?Point breaks.

Hacks or punts?Hacks.

Lefts or Rights?Rights.

Cats or dogs?Dogs.

What's your current Rusty quiver consist of?Epoxy Mi Amigo and a Model 8.

Out of those, what are you riding the most and why?Consistently shreds waves across West Aus. I prefer this board for its speed generation and release during turns. It's also good because I know that it works in 95% of conditions and it never disappoints.

Inspirations?Tank Evans - "A role model? No. But I do consider myself somebody that everyone should look up to" (From Surfs Up)

Surprise, Surprise?I only wash my hair just before a haircut, I can solve a rubix cube and can cook a mean egg.

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