Witch Wednesday – Meet Cecilia

Meet Cecilia – this gorgeous PT & Swim instructor can normally be found surfing Rainbow Bay. Check out her new venture @full.bloom.rituals for some beautiful self love advice and motivation tips ⭐️💕 We love seeing her smiling face in the waves!

What’s your ticky box:
<17 years old
18-24
25-34 (Until the 30th of October😂)

Where are you from originally?

I’m from Saint-Malo (a small city in the western part of France)

How long have you been surfing and how did you get started?

I surfed for the first time in 2012 with my best friend Emeric, he was the first person who introduced me to this wonderful sport, I really started in 2015 in SAN Francisco. But I became addict when I moved in Coolangatta in 2018.

What level surfer are you – whitewash warrior or chasing green waves?

Chasing green waves 💪

What board are you rocking?

My 7”6 (alias Penelope) but I wanna go shorter

What beaches do you normally surf?

I’m surfing at Rainbow/Greenmount and Kirra

What do you do for work? Any cool hobbies or interests outside of surfing you want to share with us?

I’m a personal trainer and swim instructor. Outside surf what I love is reading thrillers or history books – books keep me peaceful when I can’t surf.

What has been your best surf or ocean experience so far?

In March when I was surfing at Rainbow, I’ve been surrounded by a pod of dolphins playing all around me – that’s one of my best memories.

Any surfing goals you want to smash this year?

I really want build my confidence and surf on a short board.

What do you love about the Surf Witches?

What I love about the Switches is the general vibe of empowerment, the girls I met there are here for the same reason :the love of oceans, surf, also all this sharing and helping others girls are really powerful. Women working together 🙏

What advice would you share with other women starting out?

Try, try and try again, feel free to ask for help we all started somewhere also learn to laugh when you fall 🙈

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