ProfileAt 20 years of age, Dillon Perillo, truly is Malibu’s most wanted. A daunting style unmatched by his peers, this silky smooth regular footer is leading the movement for young American surfers on a global platform. From jet setting on Search Trips with Rip Curl and Surf Mags to kickin’ it at home with Hollywood’s who’s-who, the red carpet is rolled out for this next generation super star.
The track record runs thick for young Dill, with a mantle jam packed with amateur trophies, most notably the NSSA Open Junior title back in ’06. But the merits don’t stop there as this past year he locked down two event wins and finished 2nd on the ASP Pro Junior ratings for 2009.
Dillon’s easy-going outlook on life makes him one of the hardest working youngsters of the new movement, pushing innovation to the next level every time he sees the water. With a stand out year in 2009, the competitive fire is lit and 2010 is sure to be one to remembered for ‘Malibu’s Most Wanted’ young star.