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12.9.09

Industry News

Greg Long Wins the 2009 Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau

Perfect 100-Point Wave During Final Heat of the Day in Epic 40- to 50-Foot Waimea Bay HALEIWA, OAHU, HAWAII – DECEMBER 9, 2009 – Cementing his place as one of the best big-wave riders today, Xcel’s Greg Long has won the 2009 Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau Invitational in firing Waimea Bay. Greg LongCompeting […]

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12.9.09

Industry News

Online Surfboard Auction Benefits Children with Autism

The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel is auctioning off 26 unique, 0ne-of-a-kind surfboards during the Second Annual Holiday Surfboard Auction to benefit Surfers Healing, a surf camp which introduces children with autism and their families to the therapeutic properties of surfing. BIDS CAN BE PLACED ON-LINE AT WWW.SURFERSHEALING.CMARKET.COM Surfboards up for auction include signed surfboards from such […]

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12.9.09

Final Day for Billabong Pro Maui ON in Pristine Honolua Bay

HONOLUA BAY, Maui/Hawaii (Wednesday, December 9, 2009) – The last of seven stops on the 2009 ASP Women’s World Tour season, the Billabong Pro Maui presented by Hawaiian Airlines, is on this morning in good six foot (2 metre) conditions at Maui’s iconic pointbreak of Honolua Bay and will crown a champion by day’s end. […]

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12.8.09

Industry News

Greg Long Wins Quiksilver In Memory of Eddie Aikau

WAIMEA BAY, Oahu/Hawaii (Tuesday, December 8, 2009) – After 25 years with most of those spent waiting, Waimea Bay delivered an event of legendary proportions today at the Quiksilver In Memory of Eddie Aikau, Fueled by Monster Energy. It was 25 years to the day since the first “Eddie” was held and waves of up […]

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12.8.09

ASP Top 17 Revel in Pumping Surf for Opening Day of Billabong Pro Maui

HONOLUA BAY, Maui/Hawaii (Tuesday, December 8, 2009) – The final stop on the 2009 ASP Women’s World Tour, the Billabong Pro Maui presented by Hawaiian Airlines, saw freshly-crowned three-time ASP Women’s World Champion Stephanie Gilmore (AUS), 21, and current ASP Women’s World No. 2 Silvana Lima (BRA), 25, lead the charge through a marathon day […]

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12.8.09

Industry News

Siren Hosts Free SUP Demo in Point Loma, San Diego

Encinitas, CA, December 8, 2009 — Siren is hosting a free Stand Up Paddleboard demo with Point Loma Outfitting at Liberty Station in Point Loma, San Diego, CA on December 13th from 11AM – 2 PM. Stop by for a free “SUP Basics” clinic at 12:30. Whether you are a seasoned SUP pro looking to […]

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12.8.09

Billabong Pro Maui is ON in Pumping Honolua Bay

HONOLUA BAY, Maui/Hawaii (Tuesday, December 8, 2009) – The final stop on the 2009 ASP Women’s World Tour, the Billabong Pro Maui, is on this morning in pumping eight-foot (2.5 metre) surf at Maui’s famed pointbreak of Honolua Bay. The Billabong Pro Maui is not only critical to surfers’ campaigns on the bubble for requalification […]

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12.7.09

Industry News

Sitka Opens Doors To New Vancouver Flagship Store

Vancouver, BC Canada – SITKA is pleased to announce that the doors to their Vancouver Flagship Store opened on Tuesday December 1. The 1864 West 4th location greeted anxious supporters of the brand and curious passerby’s alike. The 2000 square foot store is made partially from the Rainforest Alliance’s Certified Smart Wood and partially from […]

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12.7.09

Bombing Swell Heads Towards Honolua Bay for Billabong Pro Maui

HONOLUA BAY, Maui/Hawaii (Monday, December 7, 2009) – With a massive swell expected to tackle the Hawaiian Islands, the Billabong Pro Maui presented by Hawaiian Airlines will kick off the event’s 13 day waiting period tomorrow and the globe’s finest 17 competitive female surfers will post up at Maui’s famed righthand pointbreak of Honolua Bay […]

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12.7.09

Industry News

12/7/09 4pm Official Update: The Quiksilver In Memory of Eddie Aikau

OFFICIAL UPDATE FROM THE QUIKSILVER IN MEMORY OF EDDIE AIKAU Fueled by Monster Energy Huge waves are pulsing through Waimea Bay at 4pm. Invitees and Alternates of The Quiksilver In Memory of Eddie Aikau, fueled by Monster Energy, are putting on an incredible afternoon display. A 30-foot-plus set just closed out at the Bay Contest […]

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