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Well Shred-ucated

Updated: June 15, 2010, 1:25 PM ET
By Jon Coen

You know Kai Barger. Well, you know him now anyway, since he blew doors at the ASP's Billabong World Juniors Championships in January.

But here's something you didn't know about Kai. He's one of the few professional surfers on the global scene who actually completed regular high school.

In surfing, across the board of all action sports really, athletes with promising futures are pulled out of their 2nd period English classes, and home schooled. This allows the kid to travel ...

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