Surfing icon Caroline Marks joins Kelley O’Hara to discuss her journey from the beaches of Florida to becoming the youngest woman to ever qualify for the WSL’s Championship Tour. Just 20 years old, Caroline is already considered the future of her sport after representing the U.S. at the Tokyo Olympics last summer. She talks to Kelley about her first love of horseback riding, her experience as an Olympian, and the keys to finding success at such an early age.

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  • Caroline Marks, teenage surfing prodigy, poised to shine at Tokyo Olympics (JWS)
  • How 18-year-old Caroline Marks surged to surfing’s pinnacle (Sports Illustrated)