Riki Horikoshi


‘Simply, I love the ocean’




– 2017 Japan National Champion
– 2018 Japan National Champion
– 2018 ISA World SUP Championships – 5th
– 2019 ISA World SUP Championship – 4th (Coper medal)


I’m Professional Sup surfer and Professional surfer.
I following SUP surfing contest and shortboard surfing contest.
First Asian SUP surfer to the ISA medalist.

+ Info

Nationality: Japan
Lives in: Shonan
Favourite SUP Locations: El Salvador
APP World Tour Ranking: N/A
Hobbies: surfing, photography, music
Other Sponsors: O’Neill, FCS, Electric, Zen nutrition, Destination, Shinyuri Aoki Sports Clinic, Fukai Fitness Club.

Contact info

Shonan, Japan

Articles Featuring Riki Horikoshi

APP World Tour Zane Schweitzer Fired Up About APP World Tour New Longboard Division at Gran Canaria 1

Zane is Fired Up About APP’s New Longboard Division

Maui Waterman, Zane Schweitzer, just finished 3rd overall in the new longboard SUP division at the APP World Tour’s stop Gran Canaria Pro-Am ~ narrowly missing out on the final with teammate Benoit Carpentier. Zane was riding the Starboard Longboard SUP in the timeless Limited Series construction with his prepreg carbon Eduro paddle. Zane is…

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Dream TeamSUP Racing

Victory at the 2nd Asian Canoe Ocean Championship

The 2nd Asian Canoe Ocean Racing Championship 2022 took place this month in Pattaya, Thailand — close to the home of Starboard and our testing centre. Dream Team rider Daniel Hasulyo completed in the SUP division to take the win. 87 registered competitors from Thailand, Vietnam, Hong Kong, China and Indonesia had participated in different…

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StoriesSUP BlogSin categorizar

Tiki SUP Challenge 10X Winners

Tiki SUP Challenge 10X Winner Announcement THANK YOU so much for joining Tiki SUP Challenge. It’s so amazing to see many paddle communities and your local paddling spots. We are so grateful for all your support to our first virtual event! We have 1,016 people joined the challenge 321 people finished 10 km 65,200 km…

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Iballa Moreno is your 11 x Spanish SUP Surf Champion

Starboard Dream Team rider Iballa Moreno has surfed her way to her 11th consecutive Spanish SUP Surf title. This is an amazing achievement by the Spanish rider. Spanish Surf Federation together with the Asturias Surf Federation and AsturSUP organised a great event with more than 100 athletes from Spain.Iballa got her 11th consecutive Spanish SUP Surf…

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