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11.18.09

Industry News

ZJ Boarding House Hurley Store Grand Opening Party Nov. 21

2619 Main St. Santa Monica, Ca Saturday, November 21st from 12pm-6pm Come on out to ZJ Boarding House and party at the new Hurley store this Saturday afternoon. Live music, drinks, food and a prize raffle. Check out the new goods and party with your friends! With, purchase you receive a free “Drifter” tee, the […]

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11.18.09

Industry News

Surf Dog Raises $10,000 for Quadriplegic Patrick Ivison & 3 Years of Therapy

SAN DIEGO, CA, November 17, 2009… Ricochet, (“Rip Curl Ricki,”) the Surfin’ for Paws-abilities surf dog, who has been leading a fundraising campaign over the last three months for Patrick Ivison, a 15 year old quadriplegic adaptive surfer, has raised more than $10,000 for his medical expenses! In addition, with the help of a grant […]

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11.18.09

Industry News

Rob Machado and The Drifter at Patagonia in Cardiff

An evening and surf film screening with Rob Machado Friday, November 20 Time: 7 pm Patagonia Cardiff SAN DIEGO, CA — Join Cardiff’s own Rob Machado for the final screening of Hurley and Warner Brother’s U.S. film tour for The Drifter , directed by Poor Specimen’s Taylor Steele. Machado’s much-anticipated autobiographical surf movie is a […]

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11.18.09

Industry News

Surroundings International Announces New VP of Sales

Surroundings International, a leading action sports industry sourcing agency specializing in accessory and footwear products, has recently hired Scott Farnsworth as their VP of Sales. Seeking to put a stronger emphasis on service and sales, Surroundings International has reorganized its staff to accomplish that goal. Kent Maul, owner of Surroundings International, affirms it is more […]

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11.17.09

Features

Team Reef Wins 2009 Jim Beam Surf Tag U.S. Series Championship

Carlsbad’s Team Reef walks away from the Jim Beam Surftag U.S. Series Championships as the Best Surf Team in California . The two day championship finale was filled with great surfing and fierce competition at the pier in Surf City. Like the contests leading up to the championships, each heat was close and bonus points […]

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11.17.09

Industry News

Kolohe Andino Wins Rip Curl GromSearch National Final

Kolohe Andino has just shot another blaring warning flare to the surfing world. The 15 year-old San Clemente native has notched yet another major milestone victory to his decorated competitive career by scalping the 2009 Rip Curl GromSearch National Final fueled by H20 Overdrive. November 14 unveiled well-lit, highly contestable skatepark-like conditions at Salt Creek, […]

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11.17.09

Industry News

Jetpilot Releases The GameChanger

Jetpilot is releasing one of the most inventive boardshorts to ever hit the Action Sports market. The product is appropriately called “The GameChanger”. The concept behind this boardshort is so unique and innovative, that Jetpilot has placed it into the company’s new category that they call “Rideshorts”. The GameChanger is a Rideshort with an ultra-lite […]

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11.17.09

Industry News

ASP WLT Surfers Lead PLA Pro Championships

The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) Longboard Qualifying Series (LQS) men’s 1-Star PLA Pro Championships and ASP LQS women’s 2-Star PLA Pro Championships presented by Gidget saw some of the world’s top competitive longboard talent including three-time ASP World Longboard Champion Colin McPhillips (San Clemente, CA), 34, and reigning two-time ASP Women’s World Longboard Champion […]

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11.17.09

Industry News

2010 Boards & Waves Expo announces Dates and Location!

Boards & Waves Expo. The two-day event is the East Coast’s only “consumer expo for surfers” and will be held on April 17 & 18, 2010. The Boards & Waves Expo will feature over 100 exhibits of surfboards, fins, foam, and accessories, surfboard painting by Drew Brophy, surf- and beach-inspired artists, surfboard shaping, homemade surfboard […]

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11.17.09

Industry News

Ocean Friendly Gardens Invade Amazon.com

There is a new buzz in the landscaping world – residential gardens that incorporate beautiful plants that thrive in our local climate and limit the necessity for irrigation and maintenance. The Surfrider Foundation and landscaping expert Douglas Kent have taken this concept a step further to include simple design ideas that will dramatically reduce runoff […]

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