Bianca Valenti at Ocean Beach by SF Chronicle

Bianca Valenti - about

Bianca Valenti is a professional big-wave surfer, business innovator, media spokesperson and environmental activist.

Bianca is a co-founder of awesome microcosms and businesses including the Committee for Equity in Womens Surfing, Valenti and Company Restaurant & Vinobar, BigWave Drops for your EARS and Super Sessions.

In 2018, Bianca was recognized as one of Outside Magazines Most Accomplished athletes of the year. A graduate of UC Santa Barbara global studies and sports management program, she uses her platform to create more gender equity in surfing and other sports, as well as to raise awareness around ocean-health and environmental issues.

She is a dedicated teacher, traveler, and, incidentally, a wine-expert with decades of epigenetic sommelier experience. Bianca looks forward to winning more big wave competitions so that she can continue to shine a light on women's sports and the environment. She loves playing bigger and bigger.

Bianca Valenti Big Wave Surfer
Bianca Valenti Winner 2018 Puerto Escondido Cup

Documentaries:

TOMBOY with Bianca Valenti by NBC SPORTS

It Ain't Pretty featuring Bianca Valenti by IAP Entertainment

SheChange featuring Bianca Valenti by Sachi Cunningham

Making Her Own Waves: The Woman Revolutionizing Big Wave Surfing featuring Bianca Valenti by The Great Big Story (CNN)

Live TV and Radio Interviews:

KQED Newsroom Political Roundup featuring Bianca Valenti

NBC Sports "All of my values have come from surfing" Bianca Valenti

KQED Here and Now Bianca Valenti

ABC 7 A 1st at Mavericks in Half Moon Bay: Women will Compete in Legendary Surf Contest - Bianca Valenti

KQED California Report "Beyond #MeToo: Tech Bros and Surfer Bros" Bianca Valenti

SF Chronicle Wild West PodCast November 30 2018 Bianca Valenti


Kai Lenny, Hanli Prinsloo, Kelly Slater and Bianca Valenti at the Play Bigger Summit

Playing Bigger Summit Panel - Kai Lenny, Hanli Prinsloo, Kelly Slater and Bianca Valenti