Sam Hammer is a professional surfer from Lavallette, New Jersey. His expansive wave knowledge as well as his understanding of weather patterns and swell make him one of the most notable surfers to come out of the East Coast. He's spent his career traveling to surf the best waves in the world and is often featured in Surfing, Surfer and Eastern Surf Magazine and Surfline.com. He has been sponsored by Billabong for 18 years and is an ESPN X-Games and New Jersey Grudge Match competitor. Sam owns and operates Hammer Surf School, which provides best in class surf instruction with a 3:1 camper-to-teacher ratio, professional staff and proven success.
Headshot Photo: Emily Winiker; Action Photo: Ryan Mack