Danielle McKenzie

DOB: 4 August

Favourite Vaikobi Item: V Cold Storm Paddle Pants, Couldn't do a ski paddle without them!

Danielle's Dad took her down to Mairangi Bay SLSC when she was 7 years old and she has never looked back. 

Today she is a star on the Nutri-Grain & Summer of Surf Iron Woman Circuits and holds numerous titles across all surf disciplines at NZ, Australian and World championship events.

Recent results:

- Molokai Unlimited Prone Paddleboard World Champs 3rd 2017
- Coolangata Gold, Australia's tougest endurance surf ironman, 3rd Place 2017
- Chasing dreams of becoming one of the Worlds Best Ironwomen, and all round ski and board paddler.

Dani graduated in July 2017 with a Bachelor of Sport and Recreation degree Majoring in Exercise Science and Sport Management. 

In her spare time Danielle also runs Nipper clinics, sharing her passion for sport and the ocean, with tomorrow's champions!