Mistral's Ocean Ambassadors

Steeve Teihotaata


Steeve Teihotaata is quite simply the world's best outrigger canoe paddler at this point in time. Born and raised as an ocean athlete on the island of Bora Bora, he is relatively new to SUP, but he made a name for himself by winning the 132 miles SUP 11 City Tour 2015 - 5 straight wins every…

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Petronella van Malsen

Team Rider Netherlands

Based in Haarlem and Zandvoort in the Netherlands, Petronella holds a Bachelor Degree in Sport and Physical Education.

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Lena Guimarães Ribeiro

Brazilian Talent

An all round paddler who embraces outrigger canoeing (OC6 and OC1) and SUP. Like so many SUP paddlers who excel, a strong outrigger canoeing background or involvement really helps. Lena is no exception to this rule.

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James Van Drunen

Total Dedication

A rising star, James Van Drunen is a credit to the sport, a great competitor, team rider and ambassador for Mistral.

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Ricardo Haverschmidt

Team Rider

Ricardo regularly competes in stand up paddle racing and downwinding competitions at local, national and international level, including the 11 City Sup Tour in Friesland, where in 2016 he got 7th place in a strong international field. In 2015 Ricardo was the Dutch Champion at the ocean and…

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Neza Jarc


I started stand up paddling in summer 2014 and started seriously competing in 2015. Before I was in the sport of canoe slalom for about 13 years. In the middle of the summer 2014 my brother asked if I wanted to try to SUP ( at the SUPklub Ljubljana) and I did.

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Ginnie Odetayo

Naturally Talented

I grew up in Cornwall England and I have always loved the sea and being outdoors in a coastal environment.  Despite this, I didn’t discover paddling until much later in life, when I returned to West Cornwall to raise my children with my husband Kayode.

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Mike Kranenburg

Charitable Strokes

All my competitions and achievement are for charity. Since my mother was diagnosed with cancer, I raise money for research by doing races, giving training, doing clinics etc. As long as I can I will help to finding a cure and needed money to beat this destroying disease.

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