It takes a rare kind of talent to navigate Pipeline backside with finesse and swagger. At 19-years-old, Hawaiian phenom Barron Mamiya has that kind of talent in spades, which you can clearly see in his new edit above. After achieving quite a high ranking during his first year on the ‘QS and breaking the Internet with more than a few jaw-dropping clips, Mamiya confesses that he found himself getting lost in the competitive surfing mindset, ultimately taking the fun out the surfing. Luckily that pressure doesn’t look like it crept into his ability above and under the lip whatsoever. It likely won’t be long until we see Mamiya climbing the ranks on the ‘CT.