Alana Blanchard Quotes
Alana Rene Blanchard (born March 5, 1990) is an American professional surfer and model. Blanchard has surfed on the ASP World Tour, though she has indicated she may take a break from competitive surfing in 2015. Blanchard also designs and models Rip Curl swimwear, particularly a line of wetsuits specifically for surfing. She is in a relationship with Australian pro surfer Jack Freestone. Blanchard is a vegan
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Every day is different when I'm home, but mainly I just surf. There's no nightlife or shopping, so it's pretty mellow but really nice to come back to after a trip or an event. If you're traveling, you're all stressed out, then you get to Kauai, and nothing matters anymore.
If I went to a regular job, if I was a secretary or something, I'd want to look good. I'd dress up for that part.
I think people are just haters. When they see people doing well, some people, if there's something wrong, they'll pick at that.
It's funny because looking back at my first contest, I was 15 and surfing the Haleiwa contest wearing this tiny bikini. I remember not even thinking twice about wearing it - I just thought it was normal.
Kauai is kind of my place where I go to get centered. It's always my place to come back and feel normal again.