You don't need to be a surfing legend to earn a cool nickname. Just do something memorable and let your friends do the rest. In the meantime, discover the best surf-inspired and non-surf-related nicknames.

They're cool, laid-back, aggressive, fresh, creative and quite often define a surfer's personality. Nicknames are words that usually represent the person who owns one.
Animals, food, drinks, personality traits, physical characteristics, mental skills, lifestyle preferences, reputational assets, abbreviations and diminutives, they all serve to create a moniker.
In surfing, there are thousands of lively, amusing, funny, cute, and sometimes ridicule associations you can do to pick the right nickname for that kind of guy or gal.
Do you know a friend with a bold personality? Get him a flashy and gnarly surfer nickname. If you need help, there are nickname generators online for you to get creative.
Take a look at some of the most entertaining, and surfy sounding monikers. What's your favorite real-life surfer nickname?
Aamion "Oma Bird" Goodwin
Adrian "Ace" Buchan
Adriano "Mineirinho" de Souza
Alana "Lana" Blanchard
Anastasia "Stasia" Ashley
Andrew "Droid" Doheny
Bede "Durbo" Durbidge
Bernard "Midget" Farrelly
Carissa "Riss" Moore
Courtney "Lil' Tiger" Conlogue
Craig "Owl" Chapman
Damien "Damo" Hobgood
Darryl "Flea" Virostko
Dean "Dingo" Morrison
Duke "Big Kahuna" Kahanamoku
Ezekiel "Zeke" Lau
Frederico "Kikas" Morais
Gabriel "Funky Cold" Medina
Garrett "GMAC" McNamara
Gary "Kong" Elkerton
Grant "Twiggy" Baker
Greg "Da Bull" Noll
Ian "Kanga" Cairns
Jamie "Mitcho" Mitchell
Jay "Bottle" Thompson
Joel "Parko" Parkinson
John "John" Florence
Josh "Kerrazy" Kerr
Julian "J-Dub" Wilson
Kekoa "Bam" Bacalso
Kelly "Slats" Slaters
Ken "Skindog" Collins
Kolohe "Brother" Andino
Lakey "Legend" Peterson
Laura "Lauzy" Enever
Leonardo "Italian Stallion" Fioravanti
Mark "Occy" Occhilupo
Mark "Wounded Seagull" Richards
Martin "Pottz" Potter
Mason "Naked Mase" Ho
Matt "Wilko" Wilkinson
Michel "Spartan "Bourez
Mick "White Lightning" Fanning
Miguel "Migi" Pupo
Mike "Snips" Parsons
Miki "Da Cat" Dora
Montgomery "Buttons" Kaluhiokalani
Peter "Condor" Mel
Peter "PT" Townend
Robert "Wingnut" Weaver
Rory "Dog" Russell
Ryan "Hippo" Hipwood
Sally "Sal" Fitzgibbons
Sebastian "Seabass" Zietz
Shawn "Barney" Barron
Stephanie "Happy" Gilmore
Tatiana "Tati" Weston-Webb
Terry "Sultan of Speed" Fitzgerald
Tiago "Saca" Pires
Todd "Cheese" Chesser
Tracy "Tubesteak" Tracy
Wayne "Rabbit" Bartholomew
Yago "Goat" Dora
Zoltan "The Magician" Torkos