In today’s episode Maurice Cole contemplates recent tragedy and candidly laments compromising his integrity to chase business goals. He explores the correlation between stress and cancer and explains why every surf brand has failed after going public and how he’s personally lost millions of dollars. Lastly, Cole analyzes the aftermath of these traumas and explains why reinvention is most fertile in the wake of disaster. Enjoy!

Visit MauriceCole.com and @MCSurfboardsAus

If you need help and guidance managing depression please refer to this resources:

Anxiety Depression Association of America

Beyond Blue, Australia

European Alliance Against Depression

Sponsor: Digital Vans Triple Crown of Surfing VansTripleCrownofSurfing.com and @VansTripleCrownSurf

Sponsor: AthleticGreens.com/surf

Sponsor: Whoop.com promo code “SURF” for 15% off a membership and free 4.0 strap

Sponsor: REALWaterSports.com

Portrait of Maurice Cole, Torquay, Australia

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Sponsors: VansTripleCrownofSurfing.com

Sponsors: AthleticGreens.com/surf

Sponsors: Whoop.com promo code “SURF” for 15% off and a free 4.0 strap.

Sponsor: REALWaterSports.com

Host, Producer: David Scales @David_Lee_Scales

Intro Music: Soulsavers, Revival

Outro Music: Bill Callahan, Rococo Zephyr


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