Ria Lovedor


Mermaid Ria is New Zealand’s real-life mermaid!
Underwater performer, model and voice for the ocean, Mermaid Ria is a mermaid on a mission to raise awareness of oceanic issues and to help protect the creatures that call the ocean their home.
As well as a professional mermaid, Ria is training to become a scuba and freediving instructor and works as a freelance writer. With her experience in writing and her passion for all things mermaid she has joined the Fins Magazine team to bring two of her passions together to meet amazing people and to tell their stories.