Steve Jackson Profile

Name: Steve “Action” Jackson
Age: 38
Home break: Jenks (New Jersey, USA), Posto 5 (Rio de Janeiro, Brasil)
Years riding: 25
Board size: 42″ (currently)
Favorite thing about Congo Boards: The quality, craftsmanship, and performance of the boards are incredible…durable and reliable in critical conditions!
Dream surf trip: After all my years of bodyboarding, I still have not been on a South Pacific boat trip…I need to make that happen sooner rather than later.
Favorite Quote: “Those who dream by day are aware of many things which escape those who dream only by night.” -Edgar Allan Poe
Current board: 42″ Kong
Travels: US east coast, California, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Hawaii, Brasil
Sponsors: Congo Boards
Favorite move: Air Forward 360


The Champ

I caught up with 2x World Champion…and currently ranked #1 in the world…Ben Player at the 2013 IBA Itacoatiara Pro Trials in Brasil over the weekend. Stoked…YEEEWWW!!!


Bring the Action

Sao Jorge Day session in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. Steve “Action” Jackson at Copacabana Shorebreak. Don’t let the name of this place fool you. It actually breaks over a super shallow, razor sharp reef! GoPro photo by Felipe Watson.