The son of an Olympic windsurfer it is remarkable that Italy’s most promising junior grew up miles from the Adriatic Coast. Papa in fact honed his skills on a skateboard on man made wood wave built at his local school. However through constant surf missions to France, Spain and the Canaries, the stylish naturalfooter’s huge potential is being realized. Having being selected for the Italian national team is just the start and he is now set to make a huge impact on the European stage, and probably beyond.