Athletes Block
Harriet Brown

Harriet Brown

Favourite Quote
If it is to be, it’s up to me
Residence
Gold Coast
Age
27
Major Achievements

World Ironwoman Champion – 2016

Nutri-Grain Ironwoman Series Champion – 2017

Molokai 2 Oahu Paddle Board Champion – 2017 & 2018

ISA World Paddleboard Champion both distance and technical races – 2016

QLD State Ironwoman Chammpion – 2016 & 2017

World Board Champion – 2014

Favourite Discipline
Board or Ironwoman
Coaches
Naomi Flood – Head Coach Brett Carter – Swim Coach Wade Leys – S&C Coach
Inspirations
My Family, coaches and other Ironwomen I train with
Home Beach
Ocean Grove
Maddy Dunn

Maddy Dunn

Favourite Quote
Winning is habit, unfortunately so is losing
Residence
Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast
Age
23
Major Achievements

2018 Ocean6 Series Swim Champion

2017 Australian Open Board Relay Champion

2016 Australian Open Board Rescue Champion

2014 Australian U19 Board Race Champion

2017 4th Kellogg’s Nutri-Grain Series
2014 4th Kellogg's Nutri-Grain Ironwoman Series

Winning Freshwater Round (2018)

Winning Coolum Round of Nutri-Grain Series (2014)
Winning Surfers Paradise Round of Nutri-Grain Series (2013)

Favourite Discipline
Swim
Coaches
Naomi Flood, Alex Beaver
Inspirations
My Mum
Home Beach
Kawana, Sunshine Coast
Shannon Eckstein

Shannon Eckstein

Favourite Quote
If you lose, don't lose the lesson.
Residence
Mermaid Waters
Age
34
Major Achievements

9 x Kellogg's Nutri-Grain Series Champion

8 x Australian Ironman Champion 

6 x World Ironman Champion

Favourite Discipline
Ski
Coaches
Kev Morrison
Inspirations
Family
Home Beach
BMD Northcliffe
Luke Cuff

Luke Cuff

Favourite Quote
he who says he can and he who says he can’t are both right
Residence
Tugun, Gold Coast
Age
24
Major Achievements

4 X KNG Series Athlete

2 X Top 5 Overall Series Standings

U17, U19 Australian Board Race Champion

U20 World Ironman Champion

Favourite Discipline
Board
Coaches
Kev Morrison, Naomi Flood
Inspirations
Gary V, David Goggin’s
Home Beach
Gold Coast
Georgia Miller

Georgia Miller

Favourite Quote
A champion needs a motivation above and beyond winning
Residence
Mermaid Beach
Age
22
Major Achievements

2018 Coolangatta Gold Champion

3 x Open Australian Swim Championships

1 x Open Australian Belt title

2 times Australian Open Board Relay Champion

2 time member of the Australian Open Team

2016 World Ironwoman Champion

Favourite Discipline
Swim
Coaches
Naomi Flood, Brett Carter
Inspirations
Making my family and friends proud inspires me everyday.
Home Beach
Freshwater
Caine Eckstein

Caine Eckstein

Favourite Quote
Don’t let the fear of what could happen make nothing happen
Residence
Mermaid Beach, Gold Coast
Age
32
Major Achievements

5 x Coolangatta Gold Champion

Kellogg’s Nutri-Grain Ironman Series Champion

World Board Champion

Runner-up World Ironman

Pull Up Guinness World Record Holder

Favourite Discipline
All of them
Coaches
Kev Morrison, Alex Beaver
Inspirations
Conor McGregor, Normann Stadler, Mick Fanning
Home Beach
Mermaid Beach
Cory Hill

Cory “Chill” Hill

Favourite Quote
A little bit of pain never hurt anybody.
Residence
Mermaid Waters, Queensland
Age
28
Major Achievements

2012 Australian Board Relay Champions
2012 Australian Taplin Relay Champions
3 x Queensland Ski Champion
2012 & 2014 Ski Runner Up at World Championships

3x Kellogg’s Nutrigrain Ironman athlete
2010 2nd Coolangatta Gold

2015 & 2017 World Ocean Ski Champion
2015 & 2018 Molokai Ocean Ski World Champion

Favourite Discipline
Ski
Coaches
Kev, Floody, Me, Dad, Wally
Inspirations
My Father. Travel. Being the best you can be.
Home Beach
Grange, South Australia
Cory Taylor

Cory Taylor

Favourite Quote
You don’t have to be great to get started, but you have to get started to be great
Residence
Gold Coast
Age
24
Major Achievements

2014, 2017, 2018 New Zealand Ironman Champion

2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 New Zealand Board Race Runner-Up

2017, 2018 New Zealand Ski Race Runner-Up

2017 Coolangatta Gold 3rd place

2014, 2016 World Ironman Race 3rd Place

Favourite Discipline
Board
Coaches
Kevin Morrison
Inspirations
Roger Federer
Home Beach
Midway Beach
Courtney Hancock

Courtney Hancock

Favourite Quote
Luck is what happens when preparation meets with opportunity
Age
29
Major Achievements

3 x Nutri Grain Ironwoman champion

3 x Coolangatta Gold Champion

2 x Australian Ironwoman Champion

3 x QLD Ironwoman Champion

2 x World Swim Champion

3 x Australian Swim Champion

Favourite Discipline
Ski
Coaches
Naomi Flood
Inspirations
Karla Gilbert, JK Rowling
Home Beach
BMD Northcliffe
Danielle McKenzie

Danielle McKenzie

Favourite Quote
Do what you love, get excited and give it your all!
Residence
Gold Coast
Age
23
Major Achievements

2 x NZ Ironwoman Champion

2014 World Board Champion

2016 World Ski Champion

2015 Australian Mixed Double Ski Champion

2017 3rd Place Coolangatta Gold

2018 2nd Place Coolangatta Gold

Favourite Discipline
Ski
Coaches
Naomi Flood, Jason Pocock, Gavin Hill
Inspirations
Cory Hutchings, Katie P
Home Beach
Mairangi Bay, NZ