Currently living in:
In Tahiti in Papenoo
Date of birth:
21 January 1997
How long have you been practicing stand-up paddle for?
Facebook Poenaiki RAIOHA
What’s your favorite board?
My prototype 7'2 * 24
Where is your favorite spot and why?
My favorite spot is the mouth of the Papenoo because it is the place where I 've grown and where I spend most of my time.
2014 - World Champion ISA SUP
2014 - 4th overall SWT
2013 - SUP Tahiti Champion in Junior and Open categories
2013 - Winner SUP Cup Tahiti in the Junior and Open categories
2013 - 4th Na Kama Kai (Juniors) Pro Sunset Beach Oahu, Turtle Bay Open category (February)
2013 - 1st Junior Paddle Race 14km in Maui, 14km (July)
2013 - 1st in pairs Paddle Race 56km Jerry Bess in Molokai - Oahu (July)
2013 - 13th overall SWT
2012 - 2nd place in SWT Sapinus Punaauia, Tahiti
What is your most memorable contest? Why?
It was the ISA 2014 event in Nicarragua where I've been sacred world champion ISA SUP. This competition marked us all, for those who’d been following me as for myself because it was one of my goals, I hope to renew this experience in 2015.
What is your dream destination and why?
My dream destination is Indonesia because the waves are long and tubular.
If you had to reincarnate, what would that be into?
I would reincarnate in the most amazing wave in the world.
What is your favorite dish?
The Javanese raw fish prepared by my stepmother.
Ambition is the path to success,
the perseverance is the vehicle to get you there.