Adrian 'Ace' Buchan was born on 21st of September, 1982 in Avoca Beach, Australia. His father started teaching him surfing at the age of 4 and at the age of 10 he was already taking part in surfing competitions. In 2008 he was ranked 8th in the world. His rankings are high, but what is more important, he has a reputation of the cleverest surfer in the world. In 2007 he wrote a book for children called ‘Macka’s Barrel Into the Dreamtime: A Journey in Magic Realism’. Moreover, he shares a lot of thoughts about politics and quote William Blake poetry in his interviews.