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Alani Morse

Junior Surfer Profile ISA WJC 2024- El Salvador

Full Name: Alani Morse

Nickname:  ‘Da Baby” or Red Robin

Date of birth:  27 July 2010

Hometown: Raglan

Ethnicity: Kiwi


Height: 5 ft 5

Stance: Reg


How many boards do you own: 5

Length range:  5’2 +

Shapers Ci, Lou Aitken, Camenzind

Sponsors:  Roxy, Avasol, Pipemasters Waikato, Refinery Whaingaroa, Raglan Chiro

Favourite board: Sheesh they all have different elements in different conditions.

What are your other surf essential?  Roxy Wetties that are keeping me super warm, zinc from avasol and loads of wax

Surfing Since: 2013

How did you start surfing: Just mucking around enjoying the water and decided that I wanted to jump on a soft top as it looked fun?

Surfing competitively since: 2017 in Gizzy at the Primary School Champs

Competition strategy: Shred the nar J


New Zealand teams: World Juniors 2023 and 2024

Career highlight:  Brazil 2023

Ambitions: Olympics and competed to the highest level while enjoying every second.


Main surf breaks you surf: Manu Bay, Indi’s Ruas and Rag Beach

Favourite surf break: Black Head, Dunedin

People you surf with the most: Theo my bro


Occupation: Student

Other interests: Boxing and a bunch of sports

Surfing heroes: Caity Simmers, Bethany Hamilton and John John

Life heroes: JC, Mum and Dad, DK and Johnny.


Favourite food: Anything Healthy and yummy

Favourite movies: Surfs Up

Favourite surf video: Bell Jar


What is your favourite event to compete at in the New Zealand junior Series?  Nationals

Have you been to El Salvador before? No busy fizzing to get there

What are you looking forward to most about the trip? Seeing how far it make it

What boards will you be taking? CI and Aikens

Is there anyone you would like to thank? So many to thank, DK and Johnny my friends and family and a bunch of legends who continually encourage in the water. Raglan community and Raglan Point Board Riders

What are you doing training wise on the lead up to the ISA World Junior Surfing Championships? Loads of surfing lefts and rights in all conditions. Keeping super fit and training at the Refinery Waingaroa with legend Johnny Rickard who is the most positive guy ever.

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