"I didn’t realize how much my brother was my ultimate motivator. He was the only person I ever really cared about impressing in surfing. When he died, I just looked at the ocean and all I saw was him not there. I didn’t realize I felt that way until he was gone, and it took me until recently to finally start surfing for myself for the first time in my life." -- RVCA Advocate Bruce Irons in the latest Surfer Magazine. Read the full interview with Bruce here.