Shaun Faccio Shaun Faccio
Shaun Faccio

Shaun has turned heads as one of South Africa’s top wakeboarders for years. In addition to dominating the local circuit Shaun’s in his SA colors a bunch of times, all over the world. Egypt, Korea, Italy, France, Singapore, USA, China, Taiwan, Russia, Doha, Ukraine are just a few of Shaun’s stops. He’s been on the water for 14 years, ever since he convinced his dad to buy a family wakeboard after seeing one on TV.

Hometown? Bedfordview, Gauteng, South Africa.

How long have you been wakeboarding? 14 years.

What would a "perfect day" be to you? Well, I love the Vaal river, so hanging out with family and friends and riding the whole day there. We would have a nice braai (BBQ) together, and then more riding.

What are 5 things you can't live without? My Phone, my computer, my wakeboard , my moms food and my GoPro.

What’s your favorite TV show? Revenge.

Who inspires you? My family, especially my dad. He has done so much for me.

What’s your favorite movie? Goal.

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