Michael Booth

Elite Waterman

Known as the Aussie SUP powerhouse continuing to dominate the sport internationally, Michael Booth is fast becoming the most highly regarded and respected SUP contender worldwide.

Born and raised in Newcastle, Michael moved to the Gold Coast in 2009, before relocating to Perth in 2015 where he is now based. Two years into his engineering degree, Michael’s love of the ocean led him to pursue his dream of becoming an international athlete.

Michael displays an outstanding natural talent, with the results speaking for themselves. Michael has become a 3x Australian Champion, and 4x World Champion, 3x European Tour Champion. Needless to say, Michael continues to impress his sponsors and loyal followers. Michael prides himself on the quality and consistency of his performance and believes that success can only be achieved through hard work, self-belief and dedication – words which he continues to live by during both the off season and the racing season.

Out of the water, his passion for the sport and desire to help others has led Michael to launch his own global coaching business, which offers over tailored and personalised online programs, sharing his knowledge and skills in SUP racing. Additionally, Michael is the Director of MB Paddles – a custom-made paddle range in collaboration with world-renowned Paddle manufacturer Gara Paddles.

Michael’s work ethic, down-to-earth attitude and media-friendly personality have seen him take on a variety of sponsorship and ambassador roles with global brands including Starboard International, Shaw and Partners Financial Services, Camelbak, Jetts Fitness, Maui Jim, Subtech Sports, and Suunto to name a few.

Michael’s personal experience and valuable insights on how to achieve career and personal goals and overcoming mental and physical challenges make him the perfect motivational and corporate speaker. With a strong social media following, Michael’s followers are highly engaged with his variety of content, including sporting activities, travel, and his healthy lifestyle. Michael can offer exciting collaboration opportunities with like-minded brands.

Michael is based on Whadjuk Country (Perth, Western Australia).

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0421 402 841