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2.16.11

Industry News

The Surfers Studio: An Evening with Jamie Brisick

NEW YORK, NY February 15, 2011: SMASH presents The Surfers Studio: An evening with Jamie Brisick, Saturday February 26th 8PM at the legendary Anthology Film Archives in the heart of the East Village, NYC. The Surfers Studio is a series of in depth conversations documenting the lives, careers and contributions of surfers who have made […]

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2.16.11

Industry News

Dragon Introduces Mick Fanning’s Signature Glass – Shield

Two-time ASP World Champion Mick Fanning’s signature sunglass and our most technologically advanced release yet.

For two years, the team at Dragon worked hand in hand with Mick himself going over every little detail of his first signature sunglass…from the size, to the amount of wrap, the name itself, the colors, and the technological and performance features that were important to Mick. Mick is an athlete…pure and simple. He’s focused […]

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2.16.11

Industry News

DC Launches Destructive Creatures Surf Campaign

What’s wrong with a little destruction every once and awhile? Nothing we think. Follow DC’s team of elite surfers as they bring out their alter egos, in and out of the water, through the 2011 Destructive Creatures campaign, launching this week. Get a glimpse of what’s to come by watching the “Destructive Creatures” trailer now […]

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2.15.11

Contest Wire

World’s Best Surfers Prepare for ASP Season-Opening Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast

GOLD COAST, Queensland/Australia (Wednesday, February 16, 2011) –The world’s best surfers have converged on Australia’s Gold Coast for the opening event of the 2011 ASP World Title season, the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast presented by Land Rover, which will take place from February 26 through March 9, 2011 at the world-renowned breaks of southern Queensland. […]

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2.15.11

Contest Wire

ASP Giving Away 150 Tickets for Blue Carpet Show at ASP World Surfing Awards

GOLD COAST, Queensland/Australia (Wednesday, February 16, 2011) –For the first time in the show’s history, the ASP World Surfing Awards will host a special “Blue Carpet Show” event prior to the awards show. The Blue Carpet Show will be an opportunity for fans and enthusiasts to see their favourite male and female surfing heroes arrive […]

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2.15.11

Industry News

Brazilian Rising Star Miguel Pupo Joins the Hurley Family

COSTA MESA, CA — February 8, 2011 — Youth lifestyle brand Hurley announced today that it signed one of Brazil’s most promising young talents, 19-year-old Miguel Pupo, to its team. “You can count the number of 20-and-under surfers with world-title potential on one hand,” says Hurley’s VP of Sports Marketing Pat O’Connell. “And in my […]

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2.9.11

Contest Wire

2011 Oakley Pro Junior Final Day

Brazilian Krystian Kymerson wins in the last day of competition

Brazilian Krystian Kymerson wins in the last day of competition.

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2.8.11

Industry News

Surfrider Foundation Honors 2010 Wavemakers

San Clemente, CA (February 7, 2011) – On Saturday, the Surfrider Foundation’s Board of Directors and Staff gathered at Irons in the Fire in San Clemente to honor the 2010 Wavemakers. This annual awards ceremony honors individuals and companies for their outstanding volunteer efforts and support during the previous year to help the Foundation fulfill […]

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2.8.11

Industry News

OluKai Wins ‘Breakthrough Brand of the Year’ at 2011 SIMA Image Awards

Orange County, CA (February 4, 2011) –OluKai, manufacturers of premium footwear for the ocean lifestyle, was recognized as the ‘Breakthrough Brand of the Year’ at the Surf Industry Manufacturers Association (SIMA) Image Awards held last night in Orange County, CA. “Being recognized by our peers as SIMA’s ‘Breakthrough Brand of the Year’ is an honor […]

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