'Straight Outta Santa Cruz' SC local and legend at the Lane.
Past Champion of the Coldwater Classic and former professional surfer. You can find this goofy footer dominating Steamer Lane, when Anthony is on, it’s time to get out of the water or get out of his way.
A character woven from the threads of Santa Cruz royalty, surfers like Shawn 'Barney' Barron, Vince Collier, Joey Thomas , Richard Schmitt, Adam Repogle, Pete Mel and Flea.
When asked who inspires Anthony nowadays, his quick answer is Nat Young. Anthony can be considered as one of the most hard core surfer in the surf the scene. This tough exterior has a warm heart, Ruffo often gives back to his sport by volunteering with Operation Surf an Amazing Surf Tours Adventure that takes wounded soldiers surfing and the Mauli Ola Foundation.
When Anthony is not surfing, You can find him visiting his mother every day.