Melodie Bohny

Melodie portrait Melodie Bohny
Blackrock, Irland
birthdate: 11th. September 1995
surfing since: 2009
best trick: Snap on the lip and cutback
stance: Goofy
sponsor: SWOX, Surfdock Ireland, O´Neill wetsuits & lycras.

How do your friends call you?
Mel, but the latest is "Hawaiana" !

You have been surfing since 2009, do you have a favorite surfspot?
Secret spot, Punta Jandía and Pavones

Which is your favorite board?
A 5.11 Squash tails

Melodie, who or what inspires you?
Who: Kai Lenny, the water man from Hawaii, he´s only 18 and has already a world champion sup2011 title, and not only that, he`s also a 4 in 1, kiteboarding, SUP, windsurfing and surfing! What: The ocean, music, and all my family who support me.

If you had to pick two surfers, dead or alive, to go surf with.
Who would they be and where would you go?

Bethany Hamilton and Kelly slater, a surf trip to all the best places to surf in the world: Hawaii, Australia, France… anywhere!

Which is the best city / region on earth and why?
Even though I haven´t been there, I think it would be the Gold Coast, Australia. Because it´s so close to all the spots!

Do you have your own way of life? What do you want to achieve next?
Live the good life, good waves, good surf, good food, good training, good studies and always have a good feeling about it! Up next is going to Hawaii for training and filming, then go to some National events and qualify for Spanish Champs, The Europeans in France and the German champs.

Is there something more you want to tell us? Jokes, wisdoms, feedbacks …?
I really like this quote: "The best surfer out there is the one having the most fun!" Spread the word ;-)