Based: Cape Town
Roxy Davis is proudly ‘Capetonian’, having grown up in Kommetjie, Cape Town. Roxy is a eight times South African Surfing Champion, professional Surf Coach and business owner with a real zest for life and adventure!
Out of the water Roxy has achieved a great deal academically. She has completed an Honours Degree in Psychology and Communication through the University of South Africa (UNISA), building on her initial qualification in Sports Psychology. She is a registered as a Psychological Counsellor with the Health professions Council of South Africa. Roxy is also a qualified Chef, having studied at the world renowned Silwood Kitchen. In 2001 Roxy worked on a Surf Charter Yacht in Indonesia as a Chef, which also afforded her an opportunity to surf for nine hours a day!
Roxy has also tried her hand in journalism, writing a weekly column, “Beach Break” for the Friday edition of The Times Newspaper as well as contributing to the development of the editorial pillars of the successful woman’s surfing magazine Salt Water Girl Surf. She went on to become the Regional Editor for Salt Water Girl Surf magazine for the region stretching from Namibia to Jeffreys Bay.
Roxy loves the outdoors and in particular any water based sport. She grabs any opportunity to surf, swim, wakeboard, waterski, SUP and longboard.