Randy Naish

Rider Profile

Nickname: Randy

DOB: November 3, 1961

Hometown: Kailua, Hawaii

Homespot: Kailua Beach/Diamond Head/Backyards

Titles:  1985 – 4th Overall World Cup (4x in Top 10)

Favorite Naish Gear: Everything! What I use just depends on the conditions…

Duties as Team Rider @ Naish: Shape/design/test & come up with new board ideas

WS Goals for 2014: Come up with new & innovative designs to push the sport further


What would I find in your refrigerator right now?
Gorgonzola cheese, prosciutto, asparagus, watercress, and a BIG rib-eye steak from Molokai Grass Fed Beef Co. And beer!

What is the last book you read?
“The Agony and the Ecstasy” by Irving Stone. It’s a biographical novel about Michelangelo. Really good reading!

Have you played in the dirt recently?
Always! Played with some rocks too…I love rocks!

Special talent (s):
I can do a pretty good impression of a donkey.

Favorite dish to eat?  To cook?
Italian food,  steak & potatoes, and watercress. I love watercress!

There is no wind so I’m going to….
Go stand up paddling, paddle a one-man canoe, surf, or anything else on the water.

Are you a spender or a saver?

Using a scale of 1 to 10, rate yourself on how weird you are…
Easily an 8…maybe a 9.

Best post-session meal?
Ice cold beer and poke! Boiled peanuts and spicy style edamame are a close runner up