Stephanie Gilmore

Stephanie Gilmore

Stephanie Gilmore Bio

Stephanie Louise Gilmore, known as Stephanie Gilmore is an Australian professional surfer and seven-time world champion of the Women’s WSL World Tour. She began her Surfing journey at the age of 10, first on a Bodyboard and later on Coolangatta crowded surf breaks. She also works as an environmental activist and humanitarian work, standing on the advisory board of Sea Shepherd and supports World Vision and Coeur de Forêt.

Stephanie is known for her outstanding paddling strength, elegant surf lines, explosive performances, and excellent wave reading skills. Her’s surfing style is often compared to her fellow Gold Coast surfer, Joel Parkinson. She won the inaugural Swatch Girls Pro France in 2010, and in 2010, she was inducted into the Surfers’ Hall of Fame and won the Laureus World Action Sportsperson of the year award.

Stephanie will be one of the two first female surfers to represent Australia in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Till now, she has won 31 Championship Tour events.

Stephanie Gilmore Bio
NameStephanie Gilmore
Real NameStephanie Louise Gilmore
Nick NameSteph, Happy Gilmore
ProfessionSurfer and Actress
Famous For
Debut2005 Women's CT
Personal Information
Date of Birth29th January 1988
Age (as in 2021)33 years
BirthplaceMurwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
Zodiac signAcquarius
HometownKingscliff, New South Wales, Australia
Physical Status
Height (approx.)5 ft, 11 in 178 cm
Weight (approx.)149 lbs 68 kg
Body Measurements (B-C-W)Not Known
Eye ColourBlue-green
Hair ColourBlonde
Education and More
SchoolKingscliff High School
Educational QualificationHigh School Graduate
Family and Relationships
FatherJeff Gilmore
MotherTracy Gilmore
Sister: Whitney Gilmore, Bonnie Gilmore (Elders)
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/Girlfriends/BoyfriendsNot Known
SpouseNot Yet Married
HonoursSeven-time world surfing champion (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014, and 2018).
AchievementsSeven-time world surfing champion (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014, and 2018).
2005-got a wildcard to compete at the Roxy Pro Gold Coast and won the event.
Qualified for the ASP Women's Championship Tour in 2007; In her rookie year-won four of the eight events and claimed the world title "on a day off from high school."
Three years later, in 2010-won the Laureus World Action Sportsperson of the Year award and was inducted into the Surfers' Hall of Fame.
Won the Best Female Action Sports Athlete ESPY Award in 2011 and 2013.
She is the star of the feature-length documentary "Stephanie In The Water," directed by Ava Warbrick.
Championship Tour Event Victories2019- Corona Bali Protected- lululemon Maui Pro
2018- Rip Curl Women's Pro Bells Beach- Oi Rio Women's Pro, Corona Open J-Bay - Women's
2017- Roxy Pro Gold Coast- Maui Women's Pro
2014- Roxy Pro Gold Coast, Swatch Women's Pro Trestles, Cascais Women's Pro
2012- Roxy Pro Gold Coast, TSB Bank NZ Surf Festival, Roxy Pro France
2011- Roxy Pro France
2010- Roxy Pro Gold Coast, Rip Curl Women's Pro Bells Beach, Commonwealth Bank Beachley Classic, Rip Curl Search
2009- Roxy Pro Gold Coast, Billabong Pro Maui
2008- Rip Curl Women's Pro Bells Beach, Rip Curl Pro Mademoiselle, Movistar Classic Peru, Roxy Pro Sunset Beach, Billabong Pro Maui
2007- Rip Curl Women's Pro, NAB Beachley Classic, Mancora Peru Classic, Billabong Pro
2006- Havaianas Beachley Classic
2005- Roxy Pro Gold Coast
CoachNam Baldwin, Laird and Gabby Hamilton
Position(s)Leading Australian Woman Surfer
Movies workedPerception(2008), A Deeper Shade of Blue (2011), Stephanie in the water (2014), Proximity (2017)
Favourite Singer Rihanna, Slayer and Marvin Gaye
Favourite ChoreographerNoémie Lafrance
Favourite PlaylistsBob Dylan, Bonnie Raitt, Hole, No Doubt, Jeff Buckley, Missy Elliot, P.J. Harvey, LCD Soundsystem, Sonic Youth, Tame Impala, Roberta Flack, Black Sabbath, Led Zeppelin, Connan Mockasin, and Daft Punk
Favourite Guitarsvintage Epiphone Crestwood, a Fender Jazzmaster
HobbiesRiding bikes, Travelling, Shopping, Listening to music, singing, Dancing, Playing
Net Worth/Salary/Assets
Net Worth$ 5 million
Salary Not Known
AssetsNot Known
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