Skateboard Legend Grayson Fletcher Surfs Pools, Streets, Waves

San Clemente, California, is the perfect home for passionate skateboarder and surfer Grayson Fletcher. There, he accesses the world of skate, the world of surf, and everything in between.

Grayson Fletcher hails from a long line of surfers and longboarders. Still, he’s putting his own spin on his legacy as he dives deeper into a skateboarding career.

This short 5-minute film, fueled by Firestone Walker’s 805 beer (or as Fletcher calls it, a “warmup in a can”), tells his story.

Fletcher’s calling card? Unpredictable, unstructured, and unmatched pool skating. Watch the film and you’ll see what we mean.

And if this skateboarder had to leave one legacy behind, it’d be uniting hardcore surfers and diehard skateboarders together — preferably at a surf or skate park, over a beer.

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Mary Murphy

Mary Murphy is the Managing Editor of GearJunkie and serves as the leader of Lola Digital Media’s DEI Committee.

She has been writing about hiking, running, climbing, camping, skiing, and more for seven years, and has been on staff at GearJunkie since 2019. Prior to that, Mary wrote for 5280 Magazine in Denver while working as an outdoor instructor teaching climbing, kayaking, paddleboarding, and mountain biking at Avid4Adventure. Based in Denver, Colorado, Murphy is an avid hiker, runner, backpacker, skier, yogi, and pack-paddleboarder.

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