Sporty Surfer Dad on the Street: Jake Denton

Lawyer by day; soccer coach by evening. Sporty Surfer Dad on the Street Jake Denton has a full and active lifestyle. Read here to find out about his laid back sporty surfer style.

Meet Jake

Lawyer, writer, surfer, soccer coach and all-around Renaissance Man Jake Denton does it all! Prior to practicing law with Jeremiah Denton and Associates, he worked as an editor and freelance journalist for publications including Virginia Maritimer, Inside Business, and Virginia Living.

These days, when he’s not working on a case, he’s coaching his boys’ soccer team, enjoying time with his lovely wife, and taking his family to the beach.

Sporty Surfer Style

Which three words best describe your style?  Functional, funky, sporty

What are your favorite places to shop? Surf shops and book stores

Who’s your favorite style icon? My wife Katie.  She has the best taste ever.

What’s your best style advice? Express yourself

What fashion/style did you love at the time, but now cringe when you see old photos? Dickies

What’s your dad superpower? Love

Facial hair or clean-shaven? Both

Sporty Surfer Family

What’s your favorite way to spend time with your family? Going to the beach

What’s been your best family vacation?  Nicaragua

What’s your favorite family activity? Surfing

Best parenting advice: Every night think back on moments from the day with your kids and spouse that made you smile.

Parenting true confession: I let my kids watch too much TV when it’s my turn to wake up early on weekends.

What’s your go-to family dinner? Grilled steak, rice, and Brussel sprouts

What’s your favorite family restaurant? North End Pizza

Sporty Surfer Life

What’s your favorite show to binge-watch?  Homeland

If you could pick anyone to star as you in a movie based on your life, who would it be? Brad Pitt

What’s your favorite sport and why? Surfing – it’s a fun, challenging, exciting, artistic experience in nature where the land meets the sea that’s fun alone or with friends – don’t get me started…

What’s your favorite band/Music Genre?  Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band; Rock n’ Roll

If you could hang out with anyone from history, living or deceased, who would it be?  Genghis Khan

What’s at the top of your travel bucket list?  Tavarua, Fiji

What’s your favorite way to unwind at the end of a long day? Watching baseball with my wife!

Your Sporty Surfer Style

We love Jake’s fun and sporty style, which mirrors his life-on-the-go. He’s well-dressed for every occasion, whether he’s dressed up for work or keeping things casual at the beach. But most of all, we love the way that he involves his family in his active lifestyle.

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