Raife Gaskell - Surf Ambassador

Surf Ambassador, Raife Gaskell © Dean James, Layer of Salt

Surf Ambassador, Raife Gaskell

Raife Gaskell

Raife Gaskell is one of Britain's rising surf stars, with a long list of titles already under his belt, including; 2nd British Longboard, U16 Woolacombe 2012; 2nd Quiksilver Welsh Nationals U18 Longboard 2012; 3rd British Longboard Championships U16 2011; 13th ASP 3 star Mens World Longboard, Boardmasters 2011 and 17th Mens Longboard, European Longboard Tour, Watergate 2011.

Here are some of the key facts about Raife:

Date of birth: 12/07/1996

Reason he wants to be a National Trust Ambassador: 'I surf on lots of National Trust beaches, my local is one. I want to help look after our beaches.'

Favourite Trust beach: Freshwater West

Why surfing in the UK is special: To surf some of the best breaks with my mates.

Sponsors: Skindog Surfboards