What brings you to NZ? I used to compete in the air shows at Piha and loved coming over. Now I’ve You hear it when you travel, you read it in the travel magazines and online. New Zealand, our country! has a reputation as the most beautiful, serene, and untouched place on the planet. A visit to our shores is on most tourists ‘Bucket List’. As locals it is easy to take what we have for granted, so we thought from now on we would catch up with visiting surfers that we run into on our travels and get the word from them on their experiences while taking in the waves, views and vibes of Aotearoa. It just might make you appreciate how good we have it just that little bit more. This issue we feature Australian pro-surfer Dru Adler, who has been kicking around our shores for some time, and with his recent marriage to Angie formerly Koops now Adler, it looks as if his presence on our waves and in our air space is here to stay.