Irvine, CA— …Lost is excited to announce that 14 year old powerhouse Riley Metcalf has joined the Lost surf team.
“Riley who? Oh yea, that kid rips! says Matt Biolos, President of Lost International.
“Riley absolutely rips and he has his own style, adds President of Lost Clothing, Tim Garrett, “He will represent Lost great now and long into the future.
The New Year looks prosperous for Metcalf following a very successful 2006 including accomplishments such as Surfing America Boys Champion under 14, USA Team Member, Surfer Mag “Hot 100, and a member of Shorecliffs Middle School of San Clemente National Championship team. Beyond all that Riley has achieved in the water, he also is an exceptional student achieving a 3.7 GPA in accelerated placement classes.
“Riley has a good head on his shoulders and he knows what it takes to win, says Lost Surf Team Manager Ryan Carlson, “He shines in all conditions and has already proven himself in and out of the water.
In addition to Lost Clothing and Surfboards, Riley’s other sponsors include Nike 6.0, Electric visual, and Ocean and Earth board accessories.
Lost Clothing USA (DCC) is the domestic licensee of Lost apparel. Lost was born around ’91 or ’93 in San Clemente, California with the simple premise of not being lost in the ‘herd’ of mainstream sports but rather immersed in the surfing and skating lifestyle of southern California. Now, 14 or 16 years later, Lost continues to thrive with the brand reaching over 35 countries around the world. With team rider feedback from Chris Ward, Pat Duffy, Trigger Gumm, Eddie Wall, and many others, Lost continues to stand out from the rest. For more info, videos, and pics, check out www.lostenterprises.com