Full Name: Kai Alan Hing
Hometown: Sunshine Coast, Australia
Sponsors: Hurley, Oakley, House Of Marley, Creatures Of Leisure, JS Surfboards
Homebreak: Wurtulla Beach
Favorite Surfer: Julian Wilson
Motto: "Don't go looking around for something you want that cant be found, when you find out you can live without it, going along not thinking about it."
What inspires you the most? When the little guy takes down the big guy
What is your greatest fear? Living an unhappy life
Best surf video segment of all time? Kalani Robb in Stranger Than Fiction or Andy Irons' opening section in Trilogy
Where was the last place you wore a tie? At school I had to wear one every day. Did my head in
Who is your hero? My mum
Favorite board dimensions? 5'10" x 18'1/4" x 2'1/4"
Last time you cried? When I watched The Notebook
Favorite world champion? Rabbit
Best WCT event ever? J-Bay
Where will surfing be in five years? In wave pools
Most underrated surfer? Lee Wilson
Buddha or Jesus? Buddha
What’s the farthest you've ever had to travel on foot? Doing runarounds at Snapper
Favorite non-surf film? Anything with Will Ferrell
Favorite artist? Jean-Michel Basquiat
Worst enemy? My mind
Worst tattoo you’ve ever seen? Southern Crosses
What's the worst wave you’ve ever surfed? Somewhere in China
Best thing a girl has ever said to you? "You have nice hands."
Dream sponsor? A fuel company
Is it OK to tow? If you're into that kind of thing
How many world titles will Kelly win? 11
Who is the best US president of all time and why? I heard Roosevelt was pretty rad
Best book you've ever read? Snowing In Bali
Tupac or Biggie? That's like asking "food or water." Can't live without either
In a perfect world… There would be no war.
Would you rather get a cover or win a Prime? Win a Prime
What is your finest quality? I love to learn
Does surfing belong in the mainstream? Probably not, but I guess that's where it's going.
Will Facebook die? Everything dies
Do you do your hair? I wash it and brush it. I stop there, though
Dumbest purchase? Anything you buy in Bali
Best non-surfing experience? Finding the perfect coffee shop