FULL NAME: Francesca (Frankie) Seely
HOMETOWN: Malibu, California
BIRTH DATE: February 10, 1998
AGE STARTED SURFING: 2 years old, but started competing at 14.
STANCE: Goofy Goober
HOME BREAK: Malibu First Point
SURF CLUB: MSA
OTHER SPONSORS: Kassia Wetsuits, Audi, DRD4 fins, Far Out Sunglasses, Kore Body, Shredhouse pro, Shade Sunscreen
FAVORITE SURFBOARD MODEL: Sprout
FAVORITE SURF BREAK: Malibu for longboarding, it's the ideal place for nose riding, and Lower Trestles for shortboarding because it has a rippable left and right.
FAVORITE SURF DESTINATION: Punta Roca, El Salvador. I love that break because it's secluded and a perfect point break. It's a beautiful place and the people are so nice!
FAVORITE SURFER: Kassia Meador and Mark Occhilupo
WHAT KEEPS YOU INSPIRED TO SURF: My Dad, Mitt Seely
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: USA Champion, NSSA west coast champion for longboarding and shortboarding, 3rd in NSSA for shortboarding.
Film/ Edit Beth O'Rourke and music by Marcel Pequel