Hector Santamaria is a freak of nature.

The surfer from Puerto Rico visited the East Coast of Australia and showed why he is one of the up-and-coming stars in professional surfing.

Sometimes, he just looks like John John Florence. Watch his flawless rodeo flips.

How is it that the entertainment machines, filmmakers, creatives, authors, and artists, which have churned out thousands upon thousands of stories, in seemingly every genre, topic and medium imaginable hasn't yet given wakeboarding a story? No movie? No book? No graphic novel?

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