An Interview with John Haile
What are your favorite things to do outside of kneeboarding?
When I’m not kneeboarding, I really enjoy wakeboarding.
What place I would like to ride that you haven’t been?
I really want to ride at CWC some day.
If you didn’t have a career in kneeboarding what would you do?
I probably would have focused my career toward filmmaking.
What is the best thing that has happened in your life as a result of this sport?
It has taught me many life lessons like discipline, sacrifice, perseverance and given me an outlet to express myself.
How long have you been riding for O’Brien?
I’ve been riding with O’Brien for 6 years.
What’s the best thing about riding for O’Brien?
I love the comradery and the family atmosphere. Everyone here is passionate about the sport. Whether it’s teaching, progressing their riding or creating better products. We all work together as a team.