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11.1.10

Industry News

Stephanie Gilmore Claims Fourth Consecutive ASP Women’s World Title in Puerto Rico

SOMEWHERE, Porta Del Sol/Puerto Rico (Monday, November 1, 2010) – Stephanie Gilmore (AUS), 22, has claimed her fourth, consecutive ASP Women’s World Title, making history at the Rip Curl Women’s Pro Search Puerto Rico. With her Quarterfinal win over Melanie Bartels (HAW), 28, Gilmore amassed enough points to knock sole remaining contender, Sally Fitzgibbons (AUS),

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10.29.10

Features

Picking The Perfect Winter Board

For most of us calling the various coastlines of the northern hemisphere home, the annual transition into winter means one thing: the surf comes back. Because of this, the deadening of leaves and the crisping of air evoke a Pavlovian response in wave-hunters the world over, an urge to call our shaper of choice and

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10.29.10

Industry News

Filtrate Eyewear Signs Surfer Damien Fahrenfort

South African born/Newport Beach based Dooma is ready to represent! SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., (October 22, 2010) Filtrate Eyewear is proud to announce the signing of South African born Damien Fahrenfort to the family. Now based out of Newport Beach, Dooma (as he is better know by his friends) is a powerful and progressive surfer. “We

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10.29.10

Industry News

La Jolla Group Announces Vicki Redding for New Design and Merchandising Role

Youth lifestyle veteran to oversee design teams and manage merchandising and product mix across all company brands October 28, 2010 (Irvine, Calif.) – La Jolla Group, the world’s premier multi-brand apparel licensing company, has announced the hiring of Vicki Redding for a senior design and merchandising position within the company, effective Monday, November 1st. In

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10.28.10

Features

SurfAid Staff Member Missing as Mentawai Tsunami Toll Rises

SurfAid’s Tom Plummer and other assessment teams spent yesterday surveying the damage in villages along the tsunami affected areas of North Pagai and South Pagai. Villages in the area have either been completely destroyed or suffered significant damage. One of our Indonesian staff members from Pasapuat village, Pagai South is reported to be missing. The

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10.27.10

Industry News

You're Invited to the North Shore Wellness Retreat!

A day for women to celebrate health and empowerment with fun and educational experiences at The North Shore Wellness Retreat, Rochelle Ballard's beautiful estate at Sunset Beach.

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10.26.10

Industry News

Volcom Stones Butterfish Surf Series Mandalay, Oxnard

With over the top antics, fun rippable waves, and crazy children running beach, it could only mean one thing – that’s right, it’s time for the Butterfish Surf Series to kick off again. 3-5 foot peaks gracing the shores of Mandalay in Oxnard, combined with a fierce field of 130 competitors, made for a great

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10.26.10

Industry News

Hodei Collazo Wins ASP 6-Star Quiksilver Pro Portugal

RIBEIRA D’ILHAS/ERICEIRA, Portugal (Sunday, October 24, 2010) – Hodei Collazo (Zarautz, EUK) 26, won the ASP 6-Star Quiksilver Pro Portugal over good friend, Gony Zubizarreta (Vigo, ESP) 25, in a high scoring, tight final to claim his maiden Star-Series victory at the main event site of Ribeira D’Ilhas. Opening his account with an 8.50 out

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10.25.10

Features

New Jersey Surf Photog Ryan Struck's Solo Exhibit

The Downtown is a chic establishment in Red Bank, NJ. It has what you might call atmosphere. The contents of 25-year-old Ryan Struck’s show hang on brick walls, above hardwood planks, below exposed ducting. Languorous candles chill on the tables and a cute waitress serves wild mushroom quesadillas. “I feel nervous,” he says. “Honestly. It’s

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10.22.10

Features

SURFER Poll Web Clip and Digital Short Nominations

  Now Accepting Nominations for Two Online Award Categories SURFER Magazine is now accepting nominees for two SURFER Poll Web Categories: Web Clips of the Year and Digital Short of the Year. Web Clip of the Year A brief video clip posted on a website or blog. Examples: 2009 SURFER Poll Web Clip of the

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