Each of us has a “big wave”—a dream that seems to be at the edge of what’s possible, that resonates deeply in our hearts, and would require all of our heart and soul to accomplish. If we’re successful, we’re transported far beyond who we thought we were and where we thought we would be. But to get there, we have to overcome our greatest fears and uncertainties.
In order to surf Jaws at night in Maui, one of the most treacherous waves in the world, internationally renowned big wave surferMark Visser had to map out a plan. He knew he had to prepare for and accept the unpredictable so that he could achieve the unbelievable. And he knew his method had to be as practical as it was true to his passion. With a clear vision and a voice as bold as his personality, Visser outlines the eight steps he took to conquer his biggest challenge yet and that you can take to carve out your own path to success.
About the Author:
Mark Visser is an Australian big wave surfer and ocean adventurer. He was the 2014/15 Big Wave Paddle-in Champion and three-time runner-up for the ASL Big Wave Awards. Mark spends his time tracking down some of the biggest waves in the world utilizing innovative technology and pioneers unique ways to surf them. In 2011, Mark made history by achieving a night ride on 30- to 40-foot waves at the infamous Jaws break in Maui. Mark is a frequent motivational and corporate speaker, and you can visit him online at markvisser.net.