You don’t need to be a surfing fan to know who Kelly Slater is. More so, he is just another bald hero who owns his shaved head look.
Who is Kelly Slater?
Kelly Slater is renowned for his surfing achievements. Most people refer to him as the greatest surfer of all time, and his surfing record backs it up.
Slater has been successful in the surfing world and has also performed in the music industry with artists such s Jack Johnson and Angus Stone.
Besides, Kelly Slater has written books and starred on the screen.
Kelly Slater with hair and how he became a bald icon
Kelly is balder than a baby as they have the fuzz, which he shaves off his head. When starting his career, Slater’s head was full of hair, but he has started showing less and less hair over the years. He had this fantastic mane of lush, chestnut brown hair that he probably used to convince Pamela Anderson on dating him and get his role as Jimmy Slade on Baywatch.
Being a professional athlete, he is always in good shape, but he is not over the top ripped. It shows that you do not need a model body to look good with bald.
Kelly Slater allows his scalp to get tanned, which helps him look as better as a bald man. Slater asserts that a bald guy in shape and rocks a bit of stubble will always look good. He is a perfect role model for guys losing hair and proof that women can find bald guys attractive. Slater has been consistently voted as the sexiest male in professional surfing.
Kelly Slater’s Achievements
Slater is best known for his unprecedented 11 world surfing championships. He is the youngest at only 20 years old and the oldest at 39 years to win the world tour champs,
In addition to his surfing achievements, Slater has been part of many successful projects. He is the founder of Kelly Slater Wave Company, where he created an inland wave pool which most people refer to as the perfect wave.
Besides, he appeared on Baywatch, Surf’s Up, and View from a Blue Moon.
Slater’s Net Worth
Slater is by far the most wealthy surer of all time, with a net worth of past $20 million. This is inclusive of career winnings and all of his commercial projects. Apart from his surfing career, he is involved in popular TV shows like the reality show The Girls Next Door and has started various surf films throughout his career.
Kelly Slater has been dating his longtime girlfriend, Kalani Miller. Kalani Miller is the founder of the fashion label Mikoh. Kelly has a daughter called Taylor with his ex-girlfriend Tamara.
Interesting facts about Kelly Slater
He was born on February 11, 1972, in Cocoa Beach, Florida.
Kelly got his first surfboard in 1980. He later turned pro at 18 and won the 1990 Body Glove Surfbout in Trestles, California.
His favourite surf break is Cloudbreak in Fiji.