Skip to Content

Lana Walding

Lana is 11 years old and lives in Santa Cruz, California. She started fishing as soon as she was old enough to hold a rod. Determined to keep up with her brother, Lana would insist on coming along for every fishing adventure. Proficient in both fly and spin, Lana enjoys catching Redfish, Snook, Tuna, Mahi, Halibut, Rockfish, King Salmon, Trout, and Bass. Lana’s favorite saltwater fish to land is Snook and currently has a personal best of 39 inches. Lana enjoys being active and participates in junior lifeguards, competitive soccer, her middle school cross country and surf team, and is a grey belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. She also enjoys backpacking, playing guitar, and traveling. One of Lana’s favorite things about traveling is meeting other girls her age who share her passion for fishing.

When did you first get involved with Salt Life?
I first got involved with Salt Life in 2019 when I was 9. I like the performance fishing shirts, sweatshirts, t-shirts and hats.

What is your favprite sea creature? Why?
My favorite sea creature is a Harbor Seal. They are super cute and very playful in the water. Harbor Seals will swim right up to you then dive quickly down and pop up on the other side. It seems like they are playing a game of hide and seek...

Watch the following videos to learn more about the Salt Life