„I travel all around the world for my surfing, and I’ve always been able to eat vegan. I feel like if you want something you can make it happen. I just don’t make any excuses. I would never not be vegan now that I know all the benefits and now that I know how it feels to be vegan.“
— Tia Blanco 1997
Interview by Kip Andersen in the documentary-film What the Health (March 2017).