Laird Hamilton, the king of big wave surfers, is recognized as the pioneer of crossover board sports. He is widely considered the primary influence behind many surfing innovations, including tow-in surfing, stand-up paddle boarding, and hydrofoil boarding. Surfer magazine has referred to Laird as the sports most complete surfer, displaying almost unnerving expertise in a multitude of disciplines, and flat out surfings biggest, boldest, bravest, and the best big wave surfer in the world today, bar none. With a rare combination of balance, flexibility, and strength, Hamilton is unique. Laird has also become an international fitness icon and nutrition expert. Many of todays elite professional athletes and celebrities seek Laird for training, including instruction in his one-of-a-kind underwater resistance workouts. Hamilton penned the New York Times Bestseller, Force of Nature: Mind, Body, Soul, and, Of Couse, Surfing, which is now the go-to manual for people seeking inspiration for a healthy lifestyle. He is also a contributing editor for Mens Journal, where he writes about this own fitness, health and nutrition philosophies. Laird has appeared in numerous feature films and surfing documentaries, such as Radical Attitude, Wake Up Call, Step into Liquid, Riding Giants, and as a stunt man or surfer in The Descendants, Water World, Die Another Day, and Point Break. Television shows he has appeared on include Oprahs Master Class, Charlie Rose, 60 Minutes, Chelsea Handler, Conan OBrien, Steven Colbert, and The Ellen Degeneres Show. Hamilton has been involved with many charities, like the Surfrider Foundation, Race Across America, Pipeline for a Cure for Cystic Fibrosis, Rain Cather, Muscular Dystrophy and City Of Hope..
How to hire Laird Hamilton for an event
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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Laird Hamilton.
Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Laird Hamilton, with postponed or cancelled events due to COVID-19 are now, in certain cases, considering virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Laird Hamilton or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Laird Hamilton's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Laird Hamilton for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Laird Hamilton, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Laird Hamilton. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the Laird Hamilton booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Laird Hamilton for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Laird Hamilton booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Laird Hamilton charge for an event. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Laird Hamilton for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Laird Hamilton agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Laird Hamilton, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Laird Hamilton booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Laird Hamilton, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
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