Leia Millar

Full name: Leia Millar 
Nickname: Lei
Date of birth: 13th of January 2007
Hometown: Piha 
Ethnicity: Kiwi
Height: 160 cm 
Stance: Regular  

How many boards do you own?: 3 
Surfing competitively since: Club comps since 7 years , National comps since 11 years.
Competition strategy: 10 in 10 or 7 in 7. Changes to the conditions and heat time.  

New Zealand Teams: none yet 
Career highlights: under 14 girls 2021 National title. Under 14 girls 2021 National scholastics title, 2nd in under 18 girls at the 2021 Taranaki pro, 3rd in under 16 girls surfing Nz overall circuit (while still in under 14’s). 
Ambitions: Qualify for Nz Junior worlds team. Qualify for the surfing Olympics, Win a medal in the surfing Olympics. Surf on the CT world tour.  

  

Main surf breaks you surf: Piha 
Favourite surf break: North Piha and Whanga Bar 
People you surf with the most: Lots of Piha friends and when I’m in Whangamata, Chloe and Lola Groube and Pia Rogers. 
Occupation: Student. 
Other interests: Snowboarding, fishing, skurfing, Guitar 

Surfing heroes: Kelly Slater and Carissa Moore 
Favourite food: chocolate covered strawberries. 
Favourite moves: frontside and backside snap or frontside carve. 
Favourite surf video: Endless summer 2

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