Niccolo Porcella spent his childwood between the Hawaiian island of Maui, where he was born, and Sardinia island.
During his career he has contributed to the improvement of Kite, both wakeboarding and surfing strapless styles. On the 4th of January 2012 Niccolo rode the largest wave in history at Peahi, Jaws, in the most gnarly of conditions. Niccolo’s popularity soon began to skyrocket not only in the US but also in Europe, Asia, Australia and South America.
Being passionate for cliff-diving and martial arts, Niccolo is a natural when it comes extreme sport.
Skydiving is a new passion for Niccolo and takes him travelling around the world on the production of the reality show “Lift Off”.
In April 2016 Niccolo won the “WSL Wipe Out of the Year Award” and was nominated for the “WSL XXL Biggest Wave Award” in Peahi, Hawaii.
Niccolo’s life is full of passion and he shares positive energy everywhere he goes. Inspiring people is what he really wants from life.