Adam George says you have to have a thick skin in the surfing world. Adam's first relationship after he came out was with his best friend. According to Adam and Thomas there's also an issue with the language used by other surfers. Thomas Castets is the founder of GaySurfers. David Wakefield knew he was gay from his early teens.
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Adam's first relationship after he came out was with his best friend.
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Signout Sign in Create an account. After many years in the closet Dave decided to look for other surfers who were gay. But when he hit his early 20s Adam says he had to make a decision regarding his sexuality - and that decision cost him some friends. Coronavirus lockdown: Hundreds fear for Australian permanent residency outcomes.