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11.2.09

Industry News

Rob Machado's Drifter to be Webcasted during Montalban Premiere

After receiving rave reviews in Japan, Hawaii and Australia, Rob Machado’s definitive surf travel film, The Drifter, will return home for a domestic tour starting this week. The Drifter Tour, which begins November 4 in Encinitas and ends November 19 in Laguna Beach, will cover 11 venues along the West and East Coasts, along with […]

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11.2.09

Features

Big Upsets at Keramas on Day 4 of the Quiksilver Open 2009

It was a day of upsets at the Quiksilver Open 2009 today at Keramas Beach, with four of the top seeded Coca-Cola Indonesian Surfing Championship surfers in the running for the 2009 title now out of the competition. Dede Suryana, Raditya Rondi, Dedy Santoso, and front-runner Garut Widiarta are all out of the competition after […]

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11.2.09

Northern Peru Hosts ASP Top 17 for Movistar Peru Classic pres. by Rip Curl

LOBITOS, Piura/Peru (Monday, November 2, 2009) – The world’s best female surfers are heating up the 2009 ASP Women’s World Tour as Event No. 5 of 7, the Movistar Peru Classic presented by Rip Curl, commences its waiting period tomorrow. Hot off the heels of two impressive events in Sydney and Portugal, the ASP Top […]

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11.2.09

Videos

Ride On – Big Wave Documentary DVD Release Party Monday Nov 2. in Montara, CA

MAVERICK’S BIG WAVE DOCUMENTARY LEGENDS ERIC NELSON & CURT MYERS ANNOUNCE DVD RELEASE PARTY FOR “RIDE ON” THIS MONDAY NIGHT IN MONTARA Powerlines Productions has finally put their Epic movie “Ride-On” out on DVD. There is a release party at the new restaurant La Costanera in Montara (site of the Old Chart House), a stone’s […]

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11.2.09

Industry News

Jake Shimabukuro, Takamine Guitars Strike a Chord to Benefit ‘Four Strings for Kids’

Music Is Good Medicine (MIGM), the nonprofit organization supported by Jake Shimabukuro and his management company, TOASTMAN INC., is pleased to announce the creation of a brand new ukulele developed by the renowned musical artist and the world-famous Takamine guitar company. The newly minted instrument will play a key role in supporting “Four Strings for […]

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11.2.09

Coco Hawaii's Great Surfing HOpe

Hawaii’s Coco Ho, hot off an ASP Dream Tour win in Portugal overnight, has shot to third in the world and is in the running for the 2009 ASP women’s world title, to be decided here at the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing, presented by Rockstar Energy Drink, Nov. 12-Dec. 20. It’s a teenage surfer’s […]

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10.29.09

Coco Ho Claims First ASP Dream Tour Victory at Rip Curl Women's Pro Search

BELGAS, Peniche/Portugal (Thursday, October 29, 2009) – Coco Ho (HAW), 18, 2009 ASP Dream Tour rookie, collected her inaugural victory on the ASP Women’s World Tour today, taking out the Rip Curl Women’s Pro Search over former ASP Women’s World Champion (2005) Chelsea Hedges (AUS), 26, in punchy two-to-three foot (1 metre) surf at Belgas. […]

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10.29.09

Industry News

Epic Surf Films Coming to California Surf Festival Soon!

California Surf Festival Feature Films SHAPED* by Walter Georis. Historical look at the history and art of shaping surfboards. The Drifter* Taylor Steele and Rob Machado do Indonesia on a motor bike. Dear & Yonder by Tiffany Campbell. All girl time here as top professional surfers Sofia Mulanovich, Kassia Meador and the icons rip it […]

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10.29.09

Rip Curl Women’s Pro Search Back ON at Belgas

BELGAS, Peniche/Portugal (Thursday, October 29, 2009) – The Rip Curl Women’s Pro Search has been called back on with Round 2 starting at 8am in clean two-to-three foot (1 metre) waves at the backup venue of Belgas. Stop No. 4 of 7 on the 2009 ASP Women’s World Tour, the Rip Curl Women’s Pro Search […]

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10.28.09

Industry News

New Wave of Women & Sponsors at Vans Triple Crown of Surfing

HONOLULU – Wed., Oct. 28, 2009 — The women’s Vans Triple Crown of Surfing, presented by Rockstar Energy Drink, welcomes a new frontier of surfers and a new day for women’s event sponsorship this winter, unveiling an exciting lineup of world class competition on Oahu’s North Shore, Hawaii. With the average age of the top […]

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