Who is Alana Blanchard?
Alana Blanchard is a well recognized American surfer and model who has surfed on the ASP World Tour, although Alana has indicated she may take a break from competitive surfing in 2015. In addition, she designs and models Rip Curl swimwear, particularly a line of wetsuits which is specially designed for surfing.
Full Name: Alana Rene Blanchard
Age: 29 years old
Date of Birth: March 5, 1990
Birthplace: Kauai, Hawaii, United States
Father: Holt Blanchard
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Light brown
Height: 4 ft. 8 inches
Weight: 55 kg
Boyfriend: Jack Freestone
Children: Banks Harvey
Early Life, Wiki, and Career:
Alana Blanchard was born in Kauai, Hawaii, United States on March 5, 1990. Alana holds American citizenship and her ethnicity is North American. She was born as Alana Rene Blanchard and she is currently 29 years old.
Unfortunately, she lost her arm because of a shark attack. A Film titled ‘Soul Surfer’ was released in 2001 based on the incident and the role was portrayed by the actress Lorraine Nicholson.
She started her career in 2005 and she became the champion at T&C Women’s Pipeline Championship. Alana holds the first position in shortboard category in the tournament. She has won many competitions till date and also, she was ranked 10th in the world of surfing.
Furthermore, she won The Women’s Pipeline Championships held in Hawai. Likewise, she won the gold in The Rip Curl Girls Festival Junior Pro in Spain. Again in Hawai, she won win The Roxy Pro Trails. She also won The Billabong Pro Pre-Trials in Hookipa, Maui championship trophy.
She also won in The Volcom Pufferfish Surf Series in Pinetrees, Kauai and now, she is planning to take a break from her career.
Her father’s name is Holt Blanchard but her mother’s name is unknown. At the age of 4, she began learning surfing from her father. She has two brothers and they are named as Byron Blanchard and Dorian Blanchard.
Relationships and Affairs:
She is currently in a relationship with Australia’s two-time junior world champion Jack Freestone. The pair began dating since they met while on the North Shore of Oahu, HI and both of them have publicly accepted to be in a relationship. They share many pictures of together and they seem to be very happy with each other. Hope, the couple will soon get married.
The couple has welcomed a son named Banks Harvey on December 1, 2017.
She has a height of 5 feet 6 inches and she weighs 55 kg. She has blonde hair and light brown eyes. Her body measurement is 36-24-36 inches. Alana’s dress size is 4(US) and shoe size is 8(US).
Net Worth and Salary:
She has an estimated net worth of around $2 million and she has accumulated that sum of money from her professional career. Also, her net worth is expected to rise in the future.
Social Media Accounts:
She is very active on social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She has over 1.8 million followers on Facebook, around 166 k followers on Twitter and around 1.9 million followers on Instagram.