Congrats to Ron Jon surfer Emily Ruppert for making the semi-finals in the Girls Under 16 division at the USA Champs at Lowers in California! Also, congrats to Ron Jon surf team rider Corey Howell for making Round 2 of the Boys Under 16 division at the same 2011 Quiksilver USA Champs! Congrats also goes out to Ron Jon surfer Logan Hayes who made the quarter finals in the Open Mens Pro division and placed second in the Junior Pro division at the Dunkelvolk Pro surf contest on July 4th!
Congratulations to Ron Jon skater Adam Taylor who recently placed third at the Brazil MegaRamp contest! He’s now holding second place in the overall MegaRamp rankings!
Big congratulations to Ron Jon surf team rider Amy Nicholl! She placed third overall in the College Womens division, won Captain of the Year, and received the Chuck Allen Memorial Trophy for outstanding college surfer this past weekend at NSSA Nationals out in California! We are so proud of you, way to go Amy!
Congratulations to Ron Jon surfer Hannah Claunch, who placed second in the Girls 18 and Under Shortboard and third in the 18 and Under Longboard divisions at the 10th annual Watermans Challenge in Cocoa Beach, FL! Congrats to Ron Jon surf team rider Logan Hayes who came in third in the 18 and Under Division and third in the Central Florida Surfrider Foundation Challenge at Watermans, as well! Way to go Hannah and Logan!
Big congrats as well to Ron Jon skater Adam Taylor, who took second in the first series of the Megaramp Open at Woodward West in Tehachapi, California! Way to shred it!
Congratulations to Ron Jon surfer Amy Nicholl who took 4th place in the Girls Final of Volcom's VQS Championships! Way to shred Amy!
Congrats to Ron Jon surf team rider Emily Ruppert! She placed first in both the Open and Explorer Women's divisions at NSSA last weekend! Awesome job Emily!
Congrats UCF Surf Team on NSSA regional season finish: UCF A team - 1st place, UCF B team - 3rd & UCF C team- 4th. Next stop nationals in CA in June!
Amy won contest #1 of the NSSA College Women's division yesterday in New Smyrna Beach, FL. She is the defending national champion and looks to repeat. One NSSA district south in Satellite Beach, Savannah won the Open and Explorer Women's division. Congrats girls!
The Ron Jon team had a great showing at the NKF Surf Contest in Cocoa Beach last weekend. Kyle defended his Men's Pro title and took 1st place with Jake finishing runner up. Savannah got 4th in the Women's Pro, and Hannah and Logan both took 2nd in their divisions.
Congrats to Mikey for winning the Pro Longboard division at the East Coast Surfing Championships in Virginia Beach.
Kyle, Mikey, and Jake are off to Virginia Beach to compete in the East Coast Surfing Championships. Mikey's operation was succesfull and we are happy to see him back in the water ahead of schedule.
August 26th, 2009
Here is the new Ron Jon Surf Team website. Now with video!
August 10th, 2009
Many people don't know that Mikey has been having ongoing problems with his pacemaker. He had a new pacemaker put in a few days ago and his recovery is going great. We hope to see him back in the water in a few months.
June 26th, 2009
Congrats to Ron Jon team rider Amy Nicholl for winning the NSSA National Championships while representing the UCF Surf Team. http://tr.im/pR9U
June 23rd, 2009
Josh Mohr had strong showing at contest #3 of the PLA tour. He has moved up a spot to second place in the season standings.
June 8th, 2009
Kira Sheppard's 2nd annual all girls surf camp had perfect weather and surf this past weekend in Cocoa Beach. 32 girls ages 8-17 participated in the all day camp.
June 3rd, 2009
Please take a second to vote for Ron Jon team rider Josh Mohr. He is nominated for Orange County Longboarder of the Year. http://tr.im/niFE
May 19th, 2009
After a semi-final finish at the PLA Ventura Beach Pro, Josh Mohr sits in third place in the season standings. With three contests remaining he is in a great position to challenge for the season title.
April 24th, 2009
Ron Jon team rider Mikey DeTemple is showing his new surf film "Picaresque" at Dakine Diego's at 8:30pm tonight in Satellite Beach, FL.
April 6th, 2009
The 45th Annual Ron Jon Easter Surf Fest is happening this weekend in Cocoa Beach. You can meet the Ron Jon team at the Cocoa Beach store on Saturday, April 11th @ 2pm.
March 18th, 2009
Josh Mohr was on his game at the Costa Del Mar Pro in Huntington Beach, CA. He won heat after heat until losing to the eventual champion, Colin McPhillips, in the semifinals.
February 19th, 2009
Mikey's new surf video Picaresque is almost complete. He just shot the last of the footage in Costa Rica. You can stay up to date on his video at http://highseasfilm.blogspot.com/
January 19th, 2009
Jake put on a great performance and advanced round after round making it to the quarter finals of the Sebastian Inlet Pro.
December 20th, 2008
The O'Neill Sebastian Inlet Pro presented by Ron Jon Surf Shop is only a few weeks away. Kyle and Jake will be representing Ron Jon in the highly coveted 4 star event that runs from January 12-18.
November 10th, 2008
Congrats to Kyle on finishing 3rd last weekend at the Sean and Skippy Slater Invitational Surf Contest held in Cocoa Beach, FL. 1st place went to none other then 9-time World Champion Kelly Slater.
October 25th, 2008
Kyle had an impressive run at the O'Neill Coldwater Classic held in Santa Cruz, CA advancing all the way to the quarter final round.
September 9th, 2008
Randy stayed busy in New York this weekend at the Unsound Pro. He took 2nd place in the Men's Pro and the Tow-At Airshow division.
September 2nd, 2008
Kyle Garson wins the National Kidney Foundation Men's Pro. The NKF is held in Cocoa Beach ever year and Kyle had another great showing.
June 4th, 2008
Congrats to Mikey on taking home first place at the Steel Pier Classic held in Virginia Beach last weekend.
May 20th, 2008
Jeremy and Logan are going to be featured in the new Ron Jon TV commercials coming out this summer. If you don't live near a Ron Jon store you'll still be able to watch on the surf team site.
April 3, 2008
Our newest team rider is 15-year old Savannah Bradley from Merritt Island, FL. She got 2nd place in the Women's Pro at the 44th Annual Ron Jon Easter Surf Fest. Kyle also had a great result finishing 2nd in the Men's Pro.
January 30th, 2008
Jake is scheduled to compete today in the Monster Energy Pro at the world famous Pipeline on the North Shore of O'ahu, Hawaii. Watch the contest live at billabongpro.com!
November 28th, 2007
Mikey finished off a great 2007 contest season with a 2nd place finish at the Jupiter Fall Classic held in southern Florida.
Kira just launched a new website at www.kirasheppard.com. She'll be adding new content regularly so be sure to check back often.
Josh's new surf video More Than Waves will be in surf shops August 15th. It includes great surfing footage from his recent tour along the California coast.
We want to welcome 10 year old Logan Hayes to the Ron Jon surf team. Logan is from Vero Beach, FL and regularly seen surfing at Sebastian Inlet.
Mikey just got third place in the Pro Longboard division at the Steel Pier Longboard Classic in Virginia Beach. Now he is off to Chiba, Japan to compete for $10,000 in prize money.
You are viewing the brand new Ron Jon Team site. Take a look around for new photos and updated team info.
Jake made the cover of the new ESM Magazine. Jake's photo is from his trip to Hawaii surfing one of the best days at Pipeline this year.
Check out Kyle in the latest issue of Surfer Magazine. He has several photos featured from his recent surf trip to the Middle Eastern country of Yemen.
October 16th, 2006
Kyle and Jake are in Santa Cruz, California for the O'Neill Coldwater Classic surf contest. Watch it live starting October 17th at http://surfermag.com/events/coldwaterclassic
September 19th, 2006
For the second year in a row Mikey won the Longboard division of the Unsound Pro held in Long Beach, NY. Kyle made it all the way to the semi-finals of the Pro Shortboard division.
August 29th, 2006
Last weekend at the East Coast Surfing Championships in Virginia Beach Mikey won the Pro Longboard division, Kyle took 2nd place in Men's Shortboard, and Jake made the quarterfinals. A solid showing by the Ron Jon team.
August 8th, 2006
Kyle is in the Middle Eastern country of Yemen for an out of the ordinary surfing trip. If they score good waves expect to see a full story in Surfing Magazine in the coming months.
July 20th, 2006
Check out Josh on the cover of the new Longboard Magazine!
June 27th, 2006
Kyle just got invited to represent the East Coast in the 2006 Summer X-Games. The East Coast is looking to win their fourth title in a row versus the West.
May 25th, 2006
Jake is off to Indonesia for a three week long boat trip to surf some of the best breaks in the world.
May 1st, 2006
Congratulations to Jake on winning the Ron Jon Men's Pro at the 2006 Easter Surf Festival in Cocoa Beach and to Kyle for finishing a close second place.
March 10th, 2006
Mikey just left for Australia on a photo shoot. He'll be back in Cocoa Beach this April 13-16 to defend his longboarding title at the 42nd Ron Jon Surf Shop Easter Surf Festival.