Jordan Mercer

Jordan Mercer

DOB: The 2nd of December 1993

Nickname: Magic

Club: Noosa Heads Surf Club

Main Event: Long Distance Board Paddling and Iron Woman racing. 

Career Highlights: Youngest female qualifier for 2010-2011 Iron Woman Series.

Winner and Current World Record Holder of the 2011 52km Molokai 2 Oahu World Paddle Board Championship. 

4th Overall in the 2011-2012 Iron Woman Series. 

-2nd Place in Perth, Round 4 

-3rd Place in Noosa, Heads Round 6 

Represented Team Australia at the 2012 ISA World Stand up paddle and Paddle board World Championships.

- 1st in the paddle board and SUP relay

- 1st in the female paddle board 8km 

- 1st in the female paddle board 18km 

Goals for 2012/2013: Defend my Molokai to Oahu World Paddle Board Title

Win the 2012 Coolangatta Gold

Win the 2012-2013 Iron woman Series

Represent Team Australia as the female paddle boarder at the 2013 ISA World Paddle Board Championships

Paddle into the biggest wave ever surfed by a female 

Hobbies: I love surfing, golf and playing guitar. 

Sporting Idol's: Jamie Mitchell (10x Paddle Board World Champ and Ultimate Waterman)  

Shawn Johnson (American Gymnast and Olympic Champion) 

Sally Fitzgibbons and Bethany Hamilton (Both Inspirational women to say the least and Professional surfers) and my Dad, Darren Mercer! 

Favourite Quote: Here are my two current favourites! 

"Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out." -John Wooden "Don't count the days, make the days count." -Muhammad Ali