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12.4.09

Industry News

Body Glove Announces the Launch of "The Cheyne Show"

Redondo Beach, CA ­ (December 1, 2009) ­ ³The Cheyne Show² follows Body Glove teamrider Cheyne Magnusson as he heads to foreign breaks in search of the best waves and explores their cultures through his adventures. Cheyne and Body Glove Entertainment travel first to Bali then Japan, Mexico and Hawaii. Each stop is broken down […]

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12.4.09

Industry News

Lightning Bolt Hosts Official West Coast Re-launch Celebration Event

LOCATION: GroupHomme, 1766 N. Vermont Avenue, Los Feliz, California DATE: Tuesday, December 2, 2009 HIGHLIGHTS: Tuesday night a lively and fashionable crowd gathered at Lightning Bolt’s newest popup shop, Lightning Bolt x GroupHomme, located in trendy Los Feliz to officially celebrate its long-awaited re-launch on the west coast. The Bolt partygoers enjoyed cocktails and noshed […]

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12.4.09

Industry News

Wayan "Betet" Mertha Renews Contract with Nixon

Wednesday, 3rd December 2009 Balinese surf icon Wayan “Betet” Mertha sure talks the talk, but thank God he walks the walk, as well. Big time! A Kuta kid at heart and kicking ass internationally, Betet is set for another exciting year with premium watch brand, Nixon. Nobody is more stoked about the deal than the […]

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12.4.09

Industry News

A Pleasant Surprise now available on DVD!

New Jersey, December 5th, 2009 – The buzzed about surf film, A Pleasant Surprise, makes its way to DVD after a wildly successful world premiere at the Paramount Theatre in Asbury Park, a sold out screening at the New York Surf Film Festival & successful screenings in Philadelphia and Long Beach Island. The film, a […]

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12.3.09

Features

SURFER Staffer Crashes Eddie Paddle-Out

Today was the 25th Anniversary ceremony of the Eddie at Waimea Bay. Since my college roommate, Kaohi Downing, is the son of Keone Downing —and grandson of pioneer and legend George Downing—I had a special connection with the Downing family and was invited to paddle out with them. Nearly half a mile out to sea […]

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12.3.09

Industry News

Ted Shred's Names Mike Vavak Global Sales Manager

COSTA MESA, CA, November 17, 2009 – Ted Shred’s, home of the original surf wax candles, air fresheners, and accessories, has announced the recent addition of Mike Vavak, of Costa Mesa, California, as their Global Sales Manager. In his new role, Mike Vavak will be running the company’s West Coast office and warehouse in Costa […]

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12.3.09

Industry News

FUEL TV Re-Signs As Official Television Partner of the ASP Women's World Tour

COOLANGATTA, Australia (Friday, December 4, 2009) – ASP International is pleased to announce that FUEL TV has re-signed as the official television media partner of the ASP Women’s World Tour for the 2010 season. “We are thrilled to extend our partnership with FUEL TV for another term,” Brodie Carr, ASP International CEO, said. “Fuel has […]

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12.3.09

Industry News

Billabong XXL Big Wave Awards: Maya Gets Deep in Tahiti/HI and CA Gear Up for a Monster

A brand new Ride of the Year entry video is now posted of Brazilian Maya Gabeira on what’s clearly one of the heaviest tubes ever by a female. See it at BillabongXXL.com or if you wish to easily link to it or embed it, please see the YouTube version at There are also tons […]

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12.3.09

Industry News

Renny Yater to be Honored at Sacred Craft Surf Expo Ventura

Encinitas, Ca.; December 3, 2009 - Renny Yater surf shopThe Sacred Craft Consumer Surf Expo is pleased to announce the honoring of Santa Barbara shaping icon Renny Yater during the expos Tribute to the Masters Shape-off. Five shapers will be selected to replicate a classic Yater design during the Tribute to the Masters Shape-off. The […]

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12.2.09

Industry News

FUEL TV Airs the “The Rip Curl Pro Search Portugal – The ASP Women’s World Tour 2009” Thursday, December 3, 2009

Airing Thursday, December 3, at 8:00pm ET/PT, and re-airing several more times over the next month, FUEL TV will showcase “The Rip Curl Pro Search Portugal – The ASP Women’s World Tour 2009.” The best female surfers in the world battle it out at The Rip Curl Pro Search in the Portuguese region of Peniche. […]

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