JOHANNE DEFAY

Date of birth: November 19,1993

Current Residence: La Reunion, France

Height: 5 ft 5 in 

Weight: 132 lbs

Profession: Hawaiian surfer

Stance: Natural ( regular )

Avg. Heat Score: 11.95

Shaper: Channel Islands

Sponsors: Wakanda, GoPro Cameras, Smith Optics, Superdry Surf Company, Seventyone Percent Skincare

About: Johanne is a French Professional surfer who began surfing at 8 yrs. old. She has won three World Surf League events and recently qualified for the 2020 Summer Olympics.

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Watch Johanne Defay behind the scenes in France during one of the most important events of her career.

In an Olympic preparation course with the French Surf Federation in Tahiti, Johanne Defay discovered the famous wave of Teahupo'o this Friday.

Shaped by the struggle, Johanne Defay has become one of the most endearing personalities on Tour, and an incredible talent, too. Johanne grew up in Reunion Island, in the middle of the Indian Ocean. While it's an incredible place to grow up as a surfer, as Defay learned, it's not the easiest place to launch a surfing career.

La Rambla 5.15a

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Margo Hayes

At the 2016 Roxy Pro Gold Coast, Johanne Defay throws down an amazing nosepick reverse surprising the commentators.

Johanne Defay rips and carves the waves and skates on her 32.5 Pro Model Surf Trainer from Smoothstar.

Johanne Defay's World Cup Victory

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