Full Name: Tao Mouldey
Date of birth: 26 October 2007
Hometown: Mount Maunganui
Ethnicity: Nz European
Height: 5ft 6
How many boards do you own: 5
Length range: 5’2-5’6
Shaper: Pete Anderson
Sponsors: Quicksilver, Backdoor, Anderson surfboards, Otis eyewear, Sticky Johnson, Surf Screen.
Surfing Since: 4 years old
How did you start surfing: Told my parents I wanted to surf so they brought me a little foamie.
Surfing competitively Since: 8 years old
Competition strategy: Get 2 10’s not 10 2’s
Career highlight: Winning U14’s and U16’s nationals and getting a perfect 10 at the duke festival of surfing.
Ambitions: To make the New Zealand junior team.
Main surf breaks you surf: Matakana, Main beach, Mount coast.
Favourite surf break: Matakana
People you surf with the most: Vinnie Baggott, Jack Hinton, Tava Santorik
Other interests: Snowboarding, fishing, skateboarding
Surfing heroes: Ryan Callinan, John John Florence, Griffin Colapinto
Favourite food: Sushi
Favourite moves: Getting Barrelled
Favourite surf video: Just For Now, Ryan Callinan.