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11.6.09

Environmental News

Surfrider Foundation Wins Victory At Malibu

San Clemente, CA (November 6, 2009) – Following a 10-hour meeting, with hundreds in attendance, the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board voted 5-2 to ban new septic systems in central and eastern Malibu, and force existing ones to halt wastewater discharges by the year 2020. This is a pivotal decision for supporters of […]

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11.6.09

Industry News

2010 Inductees to the East Coast Surfing Hall of Fame

MEN SURFERS Jeff Klugel – FL – Late 70′s and 80′s standout surfer. Winner of the second Stubbies pro event held at Sebastian Inlet and numerous other events throughout his long competitive career. Standout shaper starting his board-building career with Ocean Avenue that continues today with his own brand, Seven Seas. In the last ten […]

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11.6.09

Movistar Peru Classic pres. by Rip Curl Called Off, Swell Coming

LOBITOS, Piura/Peru (Friday, November 6, 2009) – Event organizers at the Movistar Peru Classic presented by Rip Curl, Event No. 5 of 7 of 2009 ASP Women’s World Tour, have opted to call competition off for today, with onshore winds and low tides preventing a recommencement. “We sat it out for six hours hoping the […]

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11.6.09

Environmental News

Surfers Stand Up to Whaling as Transparentsea Initiative Concludes in Bondi

): The anti-whaling and environmental awareness campaign initiated by professional free-surfer and activist Dave Rastovich (Brunswick Heads, NSW, AUS) reached its exciting conclusion at Bondi Beach, Sydney today following an epic and testing 36 day voyage by sea which began at Byron Bay on October 1st. Dubbed Transparentsea the campaign takes aim at the Australian […]

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11.6.09

Environmental News

Septic Tanks on Their Way Out at Malibu

by Martha Groves, LA Times Read on The great sewer wars of Malibu have finally drawn to a close. Sewers won. The Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board agreed late Thursday to ban septic systems in central and eastern Malibu, a move that would end years of fierce debate over the wastewater devices still […]

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11.5.09

Industry News

California Surf Festival: Festival Films and Concerts to Highlight This Cultural Event

Oceanside, CA, – FUEL TV presents The 2nd Annual California Surf Festival on November 19-22 in Oceanside, California. The Festival, produced as a benefit by the California Surf Museum (CSM) in Oceanside, will include exciting and groundbreaking new surf films with many of the filmmakers in attendance, film premieres, music concerts, VIP receptions, after party […]

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11.5.09

Top Seeds Dominate Round 1 of the Movistar Peru Classic pres. by Rip Curl

LOBITOS, Piura/Peru (Thursday, November 5, 2009) – Round 1 of the Movistar Peru Classic presented by Rip Curl was completed today in clean two-foot (1 metre) waves at Lobitos. Event No. 5 of 7 on the 2009 ASP Women’s World Tour, today’s Movistar Peru Classic was dominated by perennial ASP Women’s World Title contenders and […]

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11.5.09

Industry News

Eastern Surfing Association Board Of Directors Votes To Leave Surfing America

Lack of communication and deviation from bylaws contributes to disillusion of Surfing America by co-founder and world’s largest amateur surfing association VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – NOVEMBER 4, 2009 – Eastern Surfing Association®, the 10,000 member governing body of amateur surfing for the East Coast of the United States, today announced their immediate withdrawal from Surfing […]

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11.5.09

Industry News

Surfer Mag 50-year Tribute Celebration

Join the tribe – come celebrate Surfer Magazine’s 50 years… California Surf Museum invites you to an exclusive event Surfer Magazine 50th Anniversary Tribute a fundraiser for the California Surf Museum Saturday, November 21st The beginning of Surfer goes like this…. In 1959, surfers will devour any image of a wave or surfer. Eight by […]

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11.5.09

Movistar Peru Classic Round 1 ON at Lobitos

LOBITOS, Piura/Peru (Thursday, November 5, 2009) – The Movistar Peru Classic presented by Rip Curl, Event No. 5 of 7 on the 2009 ASP Women’s World Tour, has been called on with Round 1 commencing in clean two-foot (1 metre) waves at Lobitos at 8am. “We’ve seen a definite increase in swell size plus we […]

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