GoPro, the famous action cameras brand based in Half Moon Bay, California, has just signed Kelly Slater, surf legend, world’s best surfer of his generation. Through a partnership, you will be able to live his experience and follow is life on a surf board, from inside the wave ! Kelly Slater states to be already a fan of GoPro products that allow him to record his competitions and to watch them afterwards. He uses it also for his training sessions. He is an outstanding catch for GoPro marketing team and Nicholas Woodman, GoPro founder, that had already signed up Mark Healey, Alana Blanchard, Sunny Garcia, Jamie Sterling, Kelia Moniz, Harley Ingleby, Monyca Byrne Wickey, Hughes Oyarzabel, Anthony Walsh, Kalani Chapman and Chuck Patterson.
Kelly Slater is a gigantic star and an inspiration for the entire surf community : he has been the youngest and the oldest surfer to win the ASP title, at the ages of 20 and 39. When he is not at a major surf event, Kelly Slater is travelling the world to surf on the best spots. You can follow him on GoPro YouTube page.
Here is a GoPro first movie with Mr Slater on the board :
Recently, GoPro has launched a 60m deep waterproof casing for its action cameraHERO HD, the GoPro DIVE housing.