Nic Vaughan is a 24 year old professional big wave surfer from Los Angeles. He recently graduated with a degree in Business Finance, but decided to put the corporate life on hold to instead ride the biggest waves around the globe. He’s been nominated for a number of awards including the following: a competitor on the Big Wave World Tour (2015), the Surfer Poll Awards “Heavy Water” Nominee (2015), Los Angeles “Surfer of the Year” (2015), and several others.