Chloe Groube

Full Name: Chloe Jaden Groube 

Nickname: Chlo-he Andino, Clo 

Date of Birth: January 23, 2008 

Hometown: Pauanui 

Ethnicity: Kiwi Mexican-American 

Height: 5′ 3″ 

Stance: Goofy 

 

How many boards do you own: 7 boards 

Length range: 4’11” – 5’5″ 

Shaper: Pete Anderson 

Sponsors: Billabong Australia | Vans New Zealand | Sticky Johnson | LIIVE Vision | Anderson Surf 

 

Surfing Since: 5 years old 

How did you start surfing: My dad pushed me into the whitewash on a foamy in Pauanui over summer.  

Surfing competitively since: 9 years old 

Competition strategy: Get two good waves at the start and build from there and stay busy. 

 

NZ teams: Not yet, but hopefully soon 

Career highlights: Winning the 2021 Kaikoura Grom Comp Under 16’s, 2020 Overall Billabong Series winner, Winning Billabong Grom Comp Whangamata Under 14s, 3rd Place at the 2019 Parko Grom Stomp in Australia 

Ambitions: To get a National title, make the NZ Junior team and compete overseas 

 

Main surf breaks you surf: Pauanui, Whanga bar, Manu Bay 

Favourite surf breaks: Whanga Bar, Snapper Rocks, and Queens (Waikiki) 

People you surf the most with: my family, my sister Lola, and my surf friends Maya, Leia, and India 

Occupation: Student, Whangamata Surf Academy 

Other Interests: Skateboarding, Music, Travel 

 

Surfing Heroes: John John Florence, Stephanie Gilmore, Dane Reynolds, and Kelly Slater 

Life Heroes: My parents 

Favourite Food: Avocado Toast and In-n-Out Burgers 

Favourite Moves: Big forehand carves and barrels 

Favourite surf video: Kelly Slater – Black and White, and anything with Dane Reynolds and Steph Gilmore in it

 

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