Bio

Born in Paris, raised on a boat on the world’s oceans and growing up in the powerful beachbreaks of Mexico it is fair to say that not many surfers have a legitimate claim to being a citizen of the the world as Diego Mignot.

As a result salt water runs deep in his veins and by the team he was 16 he sailed and/or surfed the waters of the South Pacific, Central America, South America, the Caribbean, Australia, Europe, North America, and nearly every wave between Mazatlán and Puerto Escondido.

The result is a surfer of incredible talent and real maturity. With his... Read More

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    Hometown
    Sayulita Mexico and French Basque
    Stance
    Goofy
    Sponsors
    Billabong, Oakley
    Major accomplishments
    6th Place 2012 ISA World Championships, 1st King of the Groms 2012, 3rd place Billabong, Sopelana Pro Junior, 3rd place Sooruz Royan Pro Junior
    Age
    17
    Date of birth
    05.04.1996
    Favorite spot
    Pascuales
    Perfect day
    perfect waves with friends
    Favorite food
    tacos
    Coolest place you've ever been
    Mexico
    Living person you most admire
    Kelly Slater
    Kind of car
    Audi
    When not surfing, I'm
    Fishing
    When I was little I wanted to be
    Surfer
    Nationality
    Mexican/French
    Could live anywhere, where?
    Mexico
    Favorite board at the moment
    6"0 18 1/4 2 1/4 Al Merick