Hometown Surf Break Honoli’i, Big Island, Hawaii
Sponsors Volcom, Body Glove, Basic Image, North Shore Surf Shop, Orchidland Surf Shop, Da Hui Wax, Mauli Ola Foundation, Tokoro Surfboards, Ronin Eyewear, Tropic Surf Sunscreen
Surf Mentor/Hero Uncle Skibs (Keith Nehls), Volcom coach Dave Riddle, and Volcom coach Jason Shibata
Accolades Diesel is Hawaii’s 2017 NSSA Regional Champion in The Open Mini Groms Division. He also took second place in the 2017 NSSA Nationals in The Explorer Super Groms Division at Huntington Beach, California. He is also one of Hawaii’s Top 50 groms.