Remy Sale

Full Name: Rémy Michael Sale 

Nickname: Rems 

Date of birth: 14/10/09 

Hometown: Mount Maunganui (born in Auckland) 

Ethnicity: NZ Māori/NZ European  

Iwi: Ngāi Te Rangi/ Ngāpuhi 

Height: 4′ 9 

Stance: Goofy 

 

How many boards do you own: Just my HC Moneymaker 

Length range: 4′ 10″ 

Shaper: HC – Hayden Chamberlain 

Sponsors:  Skinnies Team Rider (Skinnies Sun Gel) 

 

Surfing Since: 6 years old 

How did you start surfing: my dad, Matt and older brother, Hugo surfed so I joined them  

Surfing competitively Since: I was 9. 

Competition strategy: get a couple early then wait for the best waves. 

New Zealand teams: not yet one day, I hope! 

Career highlight: 2nd in under 14s, at Aotearoa Maori Nationals, 2020 

Ambitions: To keep improving and maybe one day surf on the World Tour. 

 

Main surf breaks you surf: Mount Maunganui, The Island, Piha & Raglan points. 

Favourite surf break: Namotu Lefts and The Island. 

People you surf with the most: My Dad and my brother Hugo plus heaps of mates. 

Occupation: Surfing and school keep me occupied! 

Other interests: Skating, basketball  

 

Surfing heroes: Andy Irons, Kelly Slater, John John Florence and Ryan Callinan  

Life heroes: Kelly Slater 

Favourite food: Any fruit, and I love a good burger. 

Favourite moves: Triple back flip with a half twist. Jokes Haha probably a sick feeling backhand snap or a mean straight air on my forehand  

Favourite surf video: definitely Innersection 

 

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