Ryan Hipwood

Carving a niche in big wave surfing, Ryan was runner-up in the prestigious Billabong XXL Big Wave Awards for surfing a monster wave at Shipsterns, Tasmania that nearly took his life.

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BIOGRAPHY

Name: Ryan Hipwood
Date of Birth: August 23, 1985
Born: Gold Coast, Australia
Lives: Gold Coast, Australia
Sponsors: Monster, Rhythm Clothing, DHD Surfboards and FCS Fins and Accessories

Ryan Hipwood 'Hippo' was born August 23, 1985, on the Gold Coast, Australia. Raised by a sport-driven family, Ryan always had a strong competitive streak and a passion for sports. At 8 years old Ryan discovered a love for the ocean and the art of surfing.

Carving a niche in big wave surfing, Ryan was runner-up in the prestigious Billabong XXL Big Wave Awards for surfing a monster wave at Shipsterns, Tasmania that nearly took his life.

Surfing Acheivements


  • Waves Black Knight Award - Winner (2009) -Peoples choice for favourite free surfer
  • Billabong XXL Big Wave Awarde -Runner Up (2009) -For wave ridden at Shipsterns, Tasmania

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