Izzi Gomez

Current City:
Jupiter, Fl

7' 4" Pro Model

Been on Starboard team since:

What has been your best SUP trip so far?
My best and most productive SUP trip was to California for the SUP World Tour event, SUP the Mag Awards, & the Battle of the Paddle.

What are your plans in 2014:
I plan on doing all the stops on the SUP World Tour & SUP World Series. I am also looking forward to the SUP Showdown events. I would like to get more involved in the racing side of SUP in the year to come.

2014 Event Schedule:

SUP WT Events:
Sunset Beach
Abu Dhabi
Huntington Beach
La Torche

US SUP Tour:
Huntington Beach
Mission Beach

Battle of the Paddle
Salt Creek, Ca

Ultimate SUP Showdown
Oahu, HI

What paddling related accomplishments are you most proud of?
Winning the SUP World Tour event in Huntington Beach was my best accomplishment thus far. I am also very honored to have been awarded the 2013 SUP Female Rookie of the Year.

Why did you pick your quiver:
I don't have a quiver, I just ride the 7' 4" Pro Model.

What do you do when you're not paddling:
When I'm not paddling, I am usually catching up on my studies. I also like to shortboard & longboard and to sing & play my guitar.

Why did you choose Starboard:
My brother is on the team and I just kind of got adopted

Tell us one thing no one knows about you:
I'm a mermaid

Where can people find you on the web?
Instagram: @izzigomez
Facebook: Izzi Gomez
Twitter: @izzigomezmusic

Who are your other sponsors?
Roxy, West Coast Surf Shop, Hurricane Grill & Wings, C4 Belts, Freak Traction.

What are your accomplishments in SUP to Date:
1st 2013 SUP World Tour La Torche, France
1st 2013 SUP World Tour Huntington Beach
2013 3rd Overall SUP World Tour
2013 SUP Female Rookie of the Year
1st Battle of the Paddle Girl 's Stock 18U Dana Point
1st Battle of the Paddle Girl 's Long Distance 13-14 Dana Point
2013 Battle of the Paddle Most Inspirational Wahine
1st 2013 US SUP Tour Open Women 's SUP Church 's
1st 2013 Surfing America SUP Girl 's U 18 Church 's
1st 2013 East Coast Surfing Championships Open SUP VA Beach