GET TO KNOW JOSE
HOMETOWN: Keaukaha, HI
DAY JOB: Paramedic/Fire Fighter
WHEN YOU'RE NOT PADDLING YOU'RE: Enjoying time spent with my GF and Son.
MORNING OR EVENING PADDLE: Morning. So you have the rest of the day to do whatever.
FAVORITE RUN: Richardson’s Point to Laupahoehoe.
FAVORITE RACE: Koa Nui
FAVORITE PRE-RACE MEAL: PB&J
FAVORITE HYPE SONG: Back in Black, AC/DC
DREAM PADDLING RUN/ADVENTURE: Crossing each Hawai'i channel.
BEST PIECE OF ADVICE YOU HAVE EVER RECEIVED: Always attack your weakness to help make them your strengths.
YOUR ADVICE FOR THE NEXT GENERATION OF PADDLERS: Have fun and fall in love with the sport before you start taking it serious.