Ambassadors

AMBASSADORS
Alex Knost
Costa Mesa local Al Knost has spent the past decade traveling and exploring the world living in a 60’s dream. Continuously pushing his style to new extremes in the water and constantly testing his own handmade shapes, Knost carries this ideology on to dry land as well. He has been blessed with such talent out of the water in creating nostalgic tunes with his current band “Tomorrow’s Tulips”, where his stylish vibes have been translated into the form of music and new sounds are consistently created.
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Alex Knost
Costa Mesa local Al Knost has spent the past decade traveling and exploring the world living in a 60’s dream. Continuously pushing his style to new extremes in the water and constantly testing his own handmade shapes, Knost carries this ideology on to dry land as well. He has been blessed with such talent out of the water in creating nostalgic tunes with his current band “Tomorrow’s Tulips”, where his stylish vibes have been translated into the form of music and new sounds are consistently created.
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Tongue
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Tia Blanco
Tia brings to the table a world of experience far beyond what her age implies. Born in Puerto Rico, spending her early teen years in Hawaii, and now residing in Southern California, Tia is a product of change and is becoming a force to be reckoned with in the future of women’s surfing. Tia is now rooted in the epicenter of surf arenas with Lower Trestles at her disposal and an entourage of the best up-and-coming surfers by her side. She is as committed as they come with a balanced life that makes time for yoga, school, competition, travel, vegan eating, and artistic endeavors. And with her photogenic abilities to cap this all off, we can say that Tia will be around for a long time.
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Blondie
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Tia Blanco
Tia brings to the table a world of experience far beyond what her age implies. Born in Puerto Rico, spending her early teen years in Hawaii, and now residing in Southern California, Tia is a product of change and is becoming a force to be reckoned with in the future of women’s surfing. Tia is now rooted in the epicenter of surf arenas with Lower Trestles at her disposal and an entourage of the best up-and-coming surfers by her side. She is as committed as they come with a balanced life that makes time for yoga, school, competition, travel, vegan eating, and artistic endeavors. And with her photogenic abilities to cap this all off, we can say that Tia will be around for a long time.
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Blondie
$175.00
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Woody Gooch
Self-taught by simple curiosity, Woody Gooch is becoming widely known for framing his focal subject with the natural world around it—adding a visual depth you won’t find in run-of-the-mill photography today. More artist than technician, he captures life in ways few seem to, uniquely utilizing movement and negative space to communicate the emotions of any given moment.
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Wiley
$170.00
BRINDLE TORTOISE
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Woody Gooch
Self-taught by simple curiosity, Woody Gooch is becoming widely known for framing his focal subject with the natural world around it—adding a visual depth you won’t find in run-of-the-mill photography today. More artist than technician, he captures life in ways few seem to, uniquely utilizing movement and negative space to communicate the emotions of any given moment.
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Wiley
$170.00
BRINDLE TORTOISE
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Kassia Meador
Kassia is a woman of many talents. She has elegance and grace on a board, yet spunk and ease within her photography. A world traveler, with the smoothest style in and out of the water, Kassia is continuously on the hunt for her next pursuit, whether it be in a gallery or in the lineup. A friend to all things living, we look to Kass for constant guidance on how to live life to its fullest potential.
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Remmy
$170.00
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Kassia Meador
Kassia is a woman of many talents. She has elegance and grace on a board, yet spunk and ease within her photography. A world traveler, with the smoothest style in and out of the water, Kassia is continuously on the hunt for her next pursuit, whether it be in a gallery or in the lineup. A friend to all things living, we look to Kass for constant guidance on how to live life to its fullest potential.
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Remmy
$170.00
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Ford Archbold
Born on the path of righteousness, when you see Ford – you watch Ford. He continues a family legacy of pushing limits in the water, on his own terms. Growing up splitting time between California and Hawaii, Ford was raised in the water. Tapping creativity outside of the water, he also possesses the gift of musical adaptation and currently creates music alongside fellow ambassador Al Knost in their band, “Tomorrows Tulips.”
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Dodson
$170.00
SLATE
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Ford Archbold
Born on the path of righteousness, when you see Ford – you watch Ford. He continues a family legacy of pushing limits in the water, on his own terms. Growing up splitting time between California and Hawaii, Ford was raised in the water. Tapping creativity outside of the water, he also possesses the gift of musical adaptation and currently creates music alongside fellow ambassador Al Knost in their band, “Tomorrows Tulips.”
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Dodson
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Josie Prendergast
Few surfers have a style and grace like Josie Prendergast. It comes through in everything she does, whether she’s elegantly gliding on remote waves in the Mentawai’s or just hanging on shore with her family. She’s got a heart of gold and a passion for people. Originally born in Siargao, Philippines, she moved to Byron Bay when she was 4 and the ocean has been a vital part of her effortless flow ever since. When she’s on a longboard, her poise and artistry is truly one of a kind, transforming the simple act of logging into an awe-inspiring dance across the water.
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Flora
$140.00
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Josie Prendergast
Few surfers have a style and grace like Josie Prendergast. It comes through in everything she does, whether she’s elegantly gliding on remote waves in the Mentawai’s or just hanging on shore with her family. She’s got a heart of gold and a passion for people. Originally born in Siargao, Philippines, she moved to Byron Bay when she was 4 and the ocean has been a vital part of her effortless flow ever since. When she’s on a longboard, her poise and artistry is truly one of a kind, transforming the simple act of logging into an awe-inspiring dance across the water.
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Flora
$140.00
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Michael February
Born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa, Mikey has molded a style of surfing that exquisitely channels old school flare with new school precision and technical prowess. He’s a surfer who does things his own way, generating a dynamic groove that’s inspired by the flavors of Africa and his many creative endeavors. While Mikey is incredible to watch in the water, it’s what he does on land that’s truly inspiring for surfers and non-surfers alike, as he continues to uplift and support local South African communities through the non-profit Waves of Change.
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Blondie
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Michael February
Born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa, Mikey has molded a style of surfing that exquisitely channels old school flare with new school precision and technical prowess. He’s a surfer who does things his own way, generating a dynamic groove that’s inspired by the flavors of Africa and his many creative endeavors. While Mikey is incredible to watch in the water, it’s what he does on land that’s truly inspiring for surfers and non-surfers alike, as he continues to uplift and support local South African communities through the non-profit Waves of Change.
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Blondie
$175.00
DAWN
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Tanner Gudauskas
We’re thrilled to announce that Tanner Gudauskas has joined the RAEN family. Bursting with unhinged electricity in and out of the water, Tanner is an artist, surfer, and humanitarian of the highest caliber. When he’s not chasing swell around the world, you can find him making waves with his eclectic art and Positive Vibe Warriors, nonprofit foundation he started with his brothers.
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Myles
$175.00
GHOST
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Tanner Gudauskas
We’re thrilled to announce that Tanner Gudauskas has joined the RAEN family. Bursting with unhinged electricity in and out of the water, Tanner is an artist, surfer, and humanitarian of the highest caliber. When he’s not chasing swell around the world, you can find him making waves with his eclectic art and Positive Vibe Warriors, nonprofit foundation he started with his brothers.
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Myles
$175.00
GHOST
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