Kanoa Igarashi is an American professional surfer and media personality. He rose to fame as the youngest rookie in the 2016s World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour. Further, Kanoa has won 1st place in Corona Bali Protected in 2019, and 3rd place in MEO Rip Curl Pro Portugal in the same year.
He began surfing along with his father at the age of 3 in one of California’s beaches. From a very young age, Kanoa began participating in various championships. At the age of 7 his first win came.
In addition to this, Kanoa is famous for his tv appearance and social media fan following. As of now, he has millions of followers on different platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Youtube. To know more about Kanoa’s family, sponsors, net worth, girlfriends and career go through the full article.
|Birth Place||California, United States|
|Date of Birth||October 1, 1997|
|Age in 2020||23 Years|
|Profession||Surfer, actor and media personality|
Kanoa Igarashi Age, Height and Weight
As per his date of birth Kanoa’s age is 23 years. Talking about his physical appearance Kanoa’s height is 5’ 9” and his weight is approx 78 kg. He is a handsome and charming guy with grey hair and brown eyes.
Kanoa was born and raised in California, United States in a Japanese descent family. His parents are originally from Japan, they moved to California, US at the time of Kanoa’s birth. Tsutomu is his father and Misa is Kanoa’s mother.
Career and Achievements
Kanoa began surfing at the age of 3, his father Tsutomu, a former Japanese surfer. From a very young age, he began to participate in various local championships. His first win came at the age of 7. He made his international debut in surfing in the 2016s World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour as the youngest rookie. Kanoa won 2nd position in Billabong Pipeline Masters and 9th position in Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast.
In 2019, he scored very high rankings in several tournaments such as 1st in Corona Bali Protected, 5th in Oi Rio Pro, and Corona Open J-Bay. Further, 3rd position in MEO Rip Curl Pro Portugal. Kanoa will represent Japan in the summer Olympics of 2021 in Tokyo. Besides this, with rising popularity, he has appeared on various tv shows and commercials. On social media as well, he has millions of followers. Various sports brands including Oakley and Red Bull have sponsored him.
Girlfriends and affairs
Talking about Kanoa’s personal life, he is unmarried and further information regarding his relationships and affairs is not available as of now.
As of now, in 2021 kanoa’s net worth is estimated to be more than $2m. His sources of income are surfing, tv shows, commercials and brand endorsements.