KATIE MCANENA


Age:
29

Resides:
Sligo, Ireland

SUPing Since:
2009

Starboard Since:
Forever!

Favorite discipline:
Surf

Paddle:
Ke Nalu Konihi Paddle

Boards:
7'4 x 25.5" Pro, 8'0 x 28" Pro and 12'5" x 25" All Star

Favorite SUP Spot:
The entire West Coast of Ireland

Other Sponsors:
Ke Nalu Paddles, Voya Organic Beauty

Best Result:
3x Irish Lady's SUP Surf Champion

What music do you like:
Everything my sister introduces me to you, she finds some serious gems on Spotify

What do you do when not SUPing:
I work as a full-time doctor and also train and compete in Windsurfing. Mostly I just have a lot of fun with the local water-crew here in Ireland and when I can I try to travel to unique spots around the world to surf and windsurf.


Favorite Food:
Anything with meat and pastry!

Names of your Top 3 Personal Supporters:
My parents, my siblings and my boyfriend Finn Mullen. I am super lucky to be surrounded by genuinely the BEST people in the world.

Event Winnings 2014/15:
Irish Lady's SUP surf champion
Irish Lady's SUP Technical race champion
"Lady of The Bay"; Battle for the Bay, Dublin
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