As Kekoa Bacalso is finding out, it ain't easy being a rookie. For those just setting out on the World Tour the learning curve is steep, the environment is foreign, and for all intents and purposes, the waves are hell of a lot better. ESPN Surfing caught up with the freshman from Oahu to talk a little shop and see just how he's fairing out there on the lonely road. The following are excerpts from our conversation:
Back in Hawaii, you've got the first couple legs of your rookie year ...
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