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June 19, 2018
William Hedleston wins
High School Men's at NSSA Interscholastic Championships.

June 18, 2018

Caroline Marks Claims Massive Win at Los Cabos Open of Surf QS 6,000

April 12, 2018
2018 NSSA EAST COAST CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS!
Blake Speir- 1st Place Open Juniors and 2nd Place Open Mens
William Hedleston- 1st Place Explorer Boys, High School Mens, and 2nd Place Open Juniors
Seamus Carey- 4th Place Open Juniors, Open Boys, and 5th Place Explorer Menehune
Rachel Presti- 1st Place Open Womens, High School Womens, and 2nd Explorer Womens
Zoe Benedetto- 1st Place Open Girls, Open Super Girls, Explorer Girls, and Explorer Super Girls


April 5, 2018

Caroline Marks earned equal 3rd place in the Rip Curl Women's Pro Bells Beach surf contest in Australia! Her current WSL ranking is 3rd in the world!

April 3, 2018
Easter Pro/Am Surf Contest Results:
Ron Jon Women’s Pro Shortboard-
1st Rachel Presti, 3rd Zoe Benedetto
Men’s Pro Shortboard-
1st Corey Howell, 2nd Logan Hayes
 Men’s Pro Longboard-
4th Fisher Grant
13-18 Jr. Men’s Shortboard-
2nd William Hedleston

March 28,2018
We welcome Seamus Carey and Tripp Pingston to the Ron Jon surf & skate teams!

March 14, 2018
Ron Jon team riders were all smiles after their wins at a recent USA Surfing competition. Tommy won Boys U16, and Blake won the Boys U18 division. Rachel Presti won the Girls U18, and Zoe Benedetto got first in Girls U16. Solid surfing!

February 12, 2018
Blake Speir and Rachel Presti carried home oversize checks for their wins at the 4th Annual Villon Locals Only Pro-Am at Pelican Beach Park.

February 5, 2018
Zoe Benedetto, Tommy Coleman, and William Hedleston finished at the top of their divisions at the Saltwater Sweethearts Men and Women's Jr. Pro/Am Surfing Classic this past weekend in Cocoa Beach. Good warm ups for the upcoming Beach 'N Boards Fest Jr. Pro events.


January 30, 2018
Congratulations to Caroline Marks and Evan Geiselman! Winners of the Ron Jon Women’s Pro and Men’s Pro at the Florida Pro Surf Competition! We’re so proud of both of you!

January 22, 2018
Long-time Ron Jon team rider and all-around cool person, Lauren Mclean has a great story, so check out this video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MNFZ08D5L40

January 20, 2018
Caroline Marks got stand up barrelled and was rewarded the cover shot on Fluid Magazine's January issue! https://issuu.com/thefluidmag/docs/fluid_issue_1_v7_final_web


November 30, 2017
Congratulations to the Ron Jon Surf Team on winning 1st place at the NKF Team event last weekend! This awesome team consisted of Corey Howell, William Hedleston, Rachel Presti, Lauren McLean, Logan Hayes, and Audrey Presti.

November 6, 2017
It's been a great year for Caroline Marks who has officially qualified for the 2018 women's Championship Tour, making the 15-year-old the youngest surfer on next year's roster as well as the lone Championship Tour rookie.

September 24, 2017
Tommy Coleman is featured on the cover page of Fluid
Magazine's September issue. Way to go Tommy!

 

August 15, 2017
Record-breaking day at the Rip Curl Gromsearch NSB event for Tommy Coleman who won his own 14/U division, but also was victorious in the 16/U. And he went on to win two specialty awards: the Banzai Bowls Maneuver of the Event for a committed full-rotation 360 air, and the …LOST Surfboards High Heat Total accounting for 18.60 points.


June 7, 2017
William Hedleston scored the most votes and won 'The Surfline Moment' for having the best maneuver at the Rip Curl #GromSearch event in Huntington Beach, CA.

April 3, 2017
All our riders shred the 2017 NSSA East Coast Championships event! We want to congratulate Blake Speir 2nd place in Open Mens and Open Juniors and 3rd place Explorer Boys, Rachel Presti 1st place Open Womens and 2nd place Open Girls and 1st Explorer Girls, Caroline Marks 1st place Open Girls and 1st Explorer Womens and 2nd place Open Womens, Zoe Benedetto 1st place Explorer Super Girls and 2nd place Open Super Girls, William Hedleston 5th place Explorer Menehune.

March 15, 2017
The Ron Jon Beach 'N Boards Fest saw great surfing by all the competitors, especially team rider Tommy Coleman who made the semi-finals of the WSL Vans Mens QS and placed 2nd in the Vans Jr. Pro.

November 28, 2016
Team Ron Jon took 2nd place at the National Kidney Foundation Team Competition in Cocoa Beach.


September 27, 2016
Congratulations to Ron Jon team rider, Caroline Marks, on her win last weekend in Azores, Portugal! She represented Team USA at the International Surfing Association’s World Junior competition and was the only team member to win gold.

September 18, 2016
Congratulations to Ron Jon team riders Randy Townsend on winning the Masters division and Logan Hayes on tying for 3rd in the Men's division at last weekend's Belmar Pro in NJ!

September 6, 2016
Another NKF Surf Fest in the books! Congrats to all the Ron Jon team riders on the strong performances and wins! 
Men's Longboard Pro: Fisher Grant - 1st Place 
Men's Jr. Pro: Tommy Coleman - 1st Place, Blake Speir - 2nd Place 
Men's Pro: Logan Hayes - 2nd Place, Tommy Coleman - 4th Place
Women's Pro: Lauren McLean Holland - 3rd Place
Menehune Boys: William Hedleston - 1st Place
Bodyboard: William Hedleston - 1st Place


August 24, 2016
Congrats to Ron Jon team rider, Caroline Marks, on her recent win at the Rip Curl  GromSearch in Nags Head, NC! Good luck at the GromSearch National Final in October!

August 3, 2016
Congrats to Ron Jon team rider, Blake Speir, on being part of Eastern Surf Magazine's Who Da Guy feature!

July 31, 2016
Ron Jon team rider, Caroline Marks, is the first surfer to be crowned champion two years in a row at the Vans US Open Jr. Pro, and we couldn't be prouder! Congratulations Caroline!

July 24, 2016
Check out this great video showcasing the recent highlights of Ron Jon team rider, Caroline Marks. Thanks go out to Space Coast Daily!
https://youtu.be/6UYguy0ANDU

July 13, 2016
Age is just a number when it comes to Ron Jon Team rider Bob Freeman. He was stoked to have scored a couple 2nds and a 3rd at the ESA surf contest. Congratulations Bob.

April 11, 2016
We congratulate William Hedleston on getting a new surfboard sponsor, Slater Designs.


April 2, 2016
The UCF Surf A-Team placed 4th overall on the East Coast during NSSA Regionals. UCF member, Nikki Viesins walked away with 1st in the Womens.


While UNF members, and longtime Ron Jon team riders, Corey Howell placed 1st in College Mens division and Emily Ruppert placed 3rd in the Womens. They were instrumental in their team taking 1st place above all other college surf teams.

Both teams will compete at NSSA Nationals in California this summer.


April 1, 2016
NSSA Regional Championship Results are in and team Ron Jon stole the show.

2nd Open Mens, 1st Open Juniors, 1st Explorer Boys, & Performer of the Day- Tommy Coleman
3rd Open Juniors, 2nd Explorer Boys -Blake Speir
1st Open Boys- William Hedleston
1st Open Womens, 1st Open Girls, 1st Explorer Womens, 1st Explorer Girls, & Performer of the Day  -Caroline Marks
4th Open Womens, 3rd Open Girls, 5th Explorer Womens, 4th Explorer Girls  -Rachel Presti

  

March 10, 2016

Two of our team riders are ranked in the 2016 Surfing Hot 100 list, Caroline Marks #3 and Tommy Coleman #10.

February 24, 2016
Defending champion, Corey Howell put on a stellar performance at the Locals Only Surf Contest, taking out 3rd place in the Open Pro! Rounding out the final with a 4th place finish was Tommy Coleman. Tommy also nabbed 1st place in the Boys Under 15 division while Blake took 3rd. Well done guys!

February 8, 2016
Zoe has been getting busy winning 1st place under 12, under 14, and under 16 girls divisions in her ASF competition district.


 February 6, 2016
Surfing America Prime Results
Rachel Presti

  • 1st place under 16 girls

  • 2nd place under 18 girls

Congrats go to Tommy Coleman for taking home some hardware on his birthday!

  • 1st place under 14 boys

  • 2nd place under 16 boys

February 5, 2016
Our surf team is growing! Joining our grom squad is Zoe "Heavy Z"
Benedetto, and at 10 years old, she is the youngest member of our team and living her dreams! She is an ambassador of Billabong and Girl Is Not A 4 Letter Word. With an Instagram following of more than 11 thousand she inspires many as she shares her surf stoke and daily adventures.



January 27, 2016
Good luck to Fisher Grant, as he takes on the world’s very best Stand Up Paddlesurfers for the first stop of the 2016 World Championship Tour on Oahu’s Fabled North Shore from the 8th – 20th February at the Iconic Sunset Beach.

 

January 20, 2016
Congratulations to Caroline Marks for winning the Surfing America Girls Under 18 division in Santa Cruz, California earlier this month. Caroline is the newest brand ambassador for team Roxy! Follow her journey on Instagram @Caroline_Markss
 

January 1, 2016
We are proud to announce two new additions to our awe-inspiring surf team!  We welcome Melbourne Beach groms Blake Speir and Rachel Presti who are both 13 years young and already have travels to Barbados and Costa Rica under their belts. Both are set to compete in the upcoming Beach ‘N Boards Fest junior pro surfing competition this March.
 

September 4 - 7, 2015
Join us at the 30th Annual NKF Rich Salick Pro/Am Surf Festival at the Cocoa Beach Pier, September 4th-7th.  It's a fun way to spend Labor Day weekend with pro/am surfing competitions, skateboarding, tandem surf clinics, lessons, live music and much more!  Go to www.nkfsurf.com for more information.


Mark your calendars!
The 4th Annual Beach 'N Boards Fest is happening March 11th-13th, 2016 at Shepard Park in Cocoa Beach, Florida!  Spend your spring break on the beach watching surf, skate, wake, SUP and kiteboarding competitions and demos, plus there will be beach volleyball competitions, a vendor village, food trucks, autograph signings and more!  Go to
www.beachnboardsfest.com for more information.



Thanks to all the spectators and competitors for coming to Beach 'N Boards Fest!  We hope to see everyone in 2016! 


March 12 - 15, 2015
The 3rd Annual Beach 'N Boards Fest is happening at Shepard Park in Cocoa Beach, Florida, March 12th-15th, 2015.  Don't miss the Vans Jr. Pro surf contests with $20,000 in prize money.  Watch top athletes compete in kiteboarding and stand-up paddleboard.  Catch beach volleyball and skateboarding, plus enjoy food trucks,

autograph signings with pro athletes, free giveaways,demos and much more!  For more information, including the daily schedule of events, go to www.beachnboardsfest.com.


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