Creature of Leisure are pleased to announce the signing of 19 year old current World Junior Champion Kai Barger of Maui, Hawaii, to it’s International Team. Barger has signed a long term agreement which will see him exclusively using Creature of Leisure’s range of surfing accessories.
Creatures have been working closely with Barger designing a signature model traction pad, which will be released worldwide in early 2010.
The 19-year-old goofy foot is the full package of power, style and flare. Since winning the coveted World Junior title in January, he’s gone on to dominate the Pro Junior series winning the 6.0 event at Lowers and the Nike 6.0 HB Jr. Pro during the Hurley US Open. Barger has also been granted an event wildcard into the upcoming World Tour event at Trestles in just over a week.
Creatures Team Manager, Shaun Wright said “We are really excited to have Barger join the Creatures team. His surfing is incredible and he is a classic guy with plenty of personality- he brings plenty to the table for us and we are rapt to lock him in for many years to come.”
Barger joins a star studded international line up which features 2007 ASP Mens World Champion Mick Fanning, 2007/08 ASP Women’s World Champion Stephanie Gilmore, Taj Burrow, free surfing stars Dusty Payne, Ry Craike, Clay Marzo, Aaron Cormican as well as juniors Garrett Parkes, Andrew Doheny,
Nat Young and Koa Smith.
Creatures of Leisure are the market leaders of innovative surfing accessories and produce a range of products including Slim Fit Board Covers, Hi Lo Traction pads, DNA Flex Mould Leashes and Auto Accessories. To view the full range of products check out www.creatures.com.au