You know what’s odd about surfing? There are so many WCT-level surfers who aren’t on the WCT. Of course, the WCT isn’t the end-all-be-all of surf talent by any measure. It’s not even indicative of being a so-called “professional surfer”. Nathan Florence is one of those people. While he may be overshadowed in surf media by brother John, Nathan Florence quietly goes about the business of being one of the best surfers at one of the best waves. Nathan Florence. Pipeline. Match made in heaven. Is there something in the water, or something in the genes?