Guide at a Glance
Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Waikiki Beach Boy Awardee in 1990 and 1st Canoe Captain Awardee
Dave Carvalho was born and raised on the big island of Hawaii. He begin his surfing career in 1976 and started to join competitions in 1988. He was commonly known in Hawaii as BIG WAVE DAVE, a name given to him when he was young. Dan’s passion for surfing is the result of who he is now and what his life is today.