Jackson, Darren's eldest son started at the young age of about 5 years old.
He got his first kingfish on one of his first dives weighing in at 16kgs. He then went on to win several junior spearfishing events and also hold junior records for Striped Marlin, Golden Snapper, Flounder, Sweep, Skip Jack Tuna & Mahi mahi. Jackson placed 3rd in the New Zealand Spearfishing Nationals in 2012, was part of the New Zealand spearfishing team competeing in Hawaii that year, was in the 2013 New Zealand spearfishing team that competed in the Coral Sea & In 2014 Jackson came 2nd in the NZ nationals which also puts him in the 2014 spearfishing team competing in Tahiti. Jackson is the manager of Wettie Wetsuits & shares with customers his wealth of knowledge.