Testimonials

Meet CJ Nelson

World-class surfer and Care By Design fan, Mark “CJ” Nelson, is a San Francisco Bay Area native who has called Santa Cruz home for most of his life. A highly decorated competitive longboarder and surf icon, CJ has managed to remain at the top of his sport for several decades. Today, CJ focuses much of his energy on giving back to the sport he loves through progressive contributions to surfboard design, as well as sponsoring, coaching and mentoring young talent.