WORLD’S TOP SURFER THANKS HIS DONEGAL ROOTS FOR HIS TALENT

first_imgMick Fanning in actionOne of the world’s best surfers has credited his Donegal roots for helping to be a champion.Mick Fanning has just scooped his third world title in Australia. And the 32 year old, whose father John is from Malin Head, says it is his Irish roots which have made him a champ.He was named world’s best surfer in 2008 and could be on the way to regaining the crown.Mick said “My parents being Irish, were very loyal people, very honest.“That’s one thing I try to be. That’s the way you have to be.”  WORLD’S TOP SURFER THANKS HIS DONEGAL ROOTS FOR HIS TALENT was last modified: December 22nd, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Malin HeadMick Fanningsurferlast_img read more

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first_imgTODAY: USC California Policy Institute briefing on Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s reform initiatives on the Nov. 8 special-election ballot. From 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., USC Davidson Conference Center, 3415 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles. Information, (213) 252-4550. Mail Datebook entries – including time, date, location and a phone number – to Daily News City Desk, P.O. Box 4200, Woodland Hills, CA 91365; fax (818) 713-0058; e-mail [email protected] AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREWalnut’s Malik Khouzam voted Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more