Born Wright

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 A prodigious aerialist and front man for the Goons of Doom, Oscar “Ozzie” Wright’s influence in wave-riding modernity is not to be understated. But cut through the marketing campaigns and one comes to find it’s his personal life, and more specifically his family and the death of his father on Christmas Day in 1995, that’s really shaped who he is today.