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Frank Knab

Frank Knab

From: Buffalo, NY
Age: 22

@frankknab on Instagram!

Frank Knab is a New York state native, and Eastern Sierra immigrant. He calls Mammoth Lakes home, but you won't find him while your their. He's too busy exploring the Mammoth backcountry on his split board to bother with riding a chair lift. He's up at 5am and back at 9pm with a powder mustache, and a smile buried somewhere beneath it. Last season, Frank was out in the Jackson mountains filming with fellow Volcom riders Bryan Iguchi and Seth Huot for Volcom's #IP3. He also spent some time with Jeremy Jones and the Teton Gravity Research crew, camping somewhere deep in the hills of Tahoe. Frank is not your standard park lapping, rail riding Am. He is not a friend of a hike, and truly earns his turns.

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Check Out The Peanut Butter and Rail Jam Facebook And Instagram For Additional Coverage Throughout The Entire 2014 Tour: Peanut Butter And Rail Jam Facebook Peanut Butter And Rail Jam Instagram 
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