Age 13 as of Sept 29, 2008
Honors Student 3.7 average or higher
at North Broward Prep School in Coconut Creek Florida
Keenan has grown up in the water since he was born. He water skied at 5 years old and learned to wakeboard at 6 years old. He is amazing at sliders on a wakeboard and has many wakeboarding trophies.
As soon as he discovered wakesurfing he never went back. It is truly his passion. He lives to go the to lake and ride and share his joy with friends. He often teaches other kids and even their parents to wakesurf. This summer he took a family of 5 out on Lake Geneva in Wisconsin and showed them the joys of wakesurfing.
2011 10,000 Lakes Wakesurf Open 1st Place Skim - 1st Place Surf
2011 NWWSA 1st Place Skim
2010 Centurion World Wakesurfing Camp
5th place in Pro Division Wakesurfing World Championships 2008
Wakesurfing World Champion Amateur Men 2007
From here he plans to give the pros a run for their money, literally! He is practicing year round behind the boat and in the ocean. One of his goals is to land a 540 shove.
Sponsors: Inland Wakesurf boards, Lavelle Train Station, Helium lifevests and tow ropes.
Age 19 as of September 2010
James is currently attending CSU, Sacramento majoring in Marketing.
James is one of the most accomplished surf style wakesurf competitors and has changed the face of wakesurfing forever with his highly technical riding style and tricks that no one else has been able to complete. His signature surface reverse stands to this day as the trick that no one else can perform.
His accomplishments over the years are numerous and varied, including:
2010, 2008 and 2007 National Champion
2009, 2008 and 2007 Northern California Wakesurf Champion
2009 Southern California Wakesurf Champion
2008 Texas Wakesurf Champion
2008 and 2007 Ohio Wakesurf Champion
2008, 2007 and 2006 Minnesota Wakesurf Champion
2010 and 2009 North West Wakesurf Association Men's open surf Champion
2010 World Wakesurf Championships - Men's Open Surf Champion
2008 and 2007 Arizona Wakesurf Champion
During James illustrious wakesurf career he created the FlyBoy Wakesurf Boards brand and brought that mark to three championship podium placements in 2010, culminating an exciting year with the acquisition of that brand by Inland Surfer.