The Ventura, Cali. resident has been passionate about riding his entire life. By the age of 11, Caples was already sponsored and just seven years later, he officially turned pro. Caples’ skill on the pavement is highly influenced by his added obsession with surfing. Fans and skateboarders alike will easily notice his effortless approach as he skates both street and transition. Caples’ ongoing success in the skateboarding world is evident in the many podium appearances and titles he has achieved, such as “Dew Tour Athlete of the Year” in 2013.