Vice TV episode digs deep with Kelly Slater
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 18 August, 2014 - New York - VICE Sports today presents the latest from its series Sitdowns, featuring Kelly Slater. The world title surfer chats candidly about the grudge match between east and west coast surfers, his short-lived stint on Baywatch as Jimmy Slade, and his contentious friendship with the late surfer Andy Irons.
Kelly Slater has ruled the surfing world for over a decade, earning the title of ASP World Tour Champion a record 11 times. In the latest episode of Sitdowns, the professional surfer stopped by the VICE Sports office to show off some home footage of his early days, reveal the embarrassment behind his short-lived television stint on Baywatch, and open up about his friendship and rivalry with the late Andy Irons.
In Sitdowns, VICE Sports chats with athletes about just about anything.