Coach Kekaula is in his second year as the KSM surf coach (first-ever KSM surf coach). He was a middle school basketball coach for seven years and has spent eight years as a KSM coach. He has been surfing professionally for 20 years and is still a competitive surfer.
"He kāʻeʻaʻeʻa pulu ʻole no ka heʻe nalu." (An expert surfer on the surfboard who does not get wet. Praise of an outstanding surfer."