Luke is a new addition to the coaching team for 2016. A keen waterman and experienced local surfer, Luke is well travelled having been lucky enough to surf such regions as Africa, Indo, Australia and the Americas. Concerned with the natural world and its oceans, Luke has participated in many environmental initiatives from beach cleans in the UK to turtle conservation projects in the tropics.
As a coach Luke has a friendly can do attitude, and really enjoys encouraging new surfers to progress and become better water users whilst always looking for new and fun ways to enjoy the ocean. Luke has extensive experience working with a diverse range of people through different lead roles, which has helped him develop various key skills for his role as a enthusiastic, light hearted surf coach.
Luke is married to his long term partner of 12 years Samantha and has two children, Eva and Lily.