[Answer For] Which famous American surfer is credited for popularising kitesurfing?

The Quiz: Which famous American surfer is credited for popularising kitesurfing?

A Kelly Slater
B Garrett McNamara
C Laird Hamilton

Few surfers did more to advance the popularity of kitesurfing than Laird Hamilton, known as one of the best surfers in the world, even though he’s never won a traditional surfing competition. Hamilton is a watersports pioneer, helping to invent tow-in surfing, which made it possible to surf giant waves previously deemed unsurfable. He was the first to surf Jaws, the now famous surf break off the north shore of Maui. Hamilton was an avid practitioner of kitesurfing when it was an experimental sport as he helped refine the equipment and show what was possible. Most recently, he helped innovate the use of foil boards for kitesurfing.

The correct answer to this quiz is Laird Hamilton.

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