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9.29.09

Industry News

Sitka Surfboards Announces Opening of new Vancouver Flagship Store

Vancouver, BC, Canada – SITKA Surfboard Corporation is pleased to announce the opening of a new Vancouver Flagship store. The new store will be located at 1864 West 4th Avenue in Kitsilano West 4th in Kitsilano – the epicentre of surf, skate and snow retail in Vancouver. The store will be the second flagship store […]

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9.29.09

Industry News

O'Neill's 2nd Annual Generation Next in Association with Teen Vogue Announces Winner

Grand Prize Winner Angela Urmanita from Rowland Heights, CA wins internship at O’Neill, academic scholarship, exposure in Teen Vogue, and O’Neill shopping spree for her team of classmates Irvine, CA (September 28, 2009) – O’Neill’s 2nd Annual “Generation Next” fashion show in association with Teen Vogue brought over 600 people to Seven Degrees in Laguna […]

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9.29.09

Environmental News

Saving Lives and Reducing Property Damage Using Satellite Images

West Palm Beach, Fla. – Detailed images provided by advanced radar satellites offer a new and important source of up-to-date information for emergency response teams and coastal monitoring crews after destructive storm events, such as hurricanes. More and more satellites are using highly developed technology, such as synthetic aperture radar (SAR), which provides timely images […]

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9.29.09

Industry News

Skullcandy Welcomes Mike Carter as new Vice President of Global Marketing

A decade after co-founding Electric Visual and playing a major role in leading the brand to the forefront of the sunglass and goggle world, Mike Carter is set to conquer a different part of the cranial real estate market by joining Skullcandy as the new Vice President of Global Marketing. “You check out the long […]

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9.29.09

Industry News

Follow the Light Foundation Announces Finalists

Well, the judges have deliberated, and they think they have a winner. Follow the Light Foundation, formed in the honor of the late photo legend Larry “Flame” Moore, is set to choose the fourth recipient of its $5,000 grant dedicated to the art of surf photography. Each year since Moore’s passing in 2005, the foundation […]

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9.29.09

Commonwealth Bank Beachley Classic Set to Start Tomorrow

After a lengthy break on the ASP Women’s World Tour, the third of seven stops will begin tomorrow with the Commonwealth Bank Beachley Classic which holds a waiting period from September 30 through October 5, 2009 at Dee Why in New South Wales. Layne Beachley (AUS), 37, who is a seven-time ASP Women’s World Champion, […]

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9.28.09

Industry News

Blessing of the Waves returns to Huntington Beach

Priests, Rabbis, Imams, Ministers and non-denominational faith leaders take up the call for environmental solidarity this weekend in Huntington Beach. Reflecting Pope Benedict’s call for environmental action and echoing the shared concern of many around the earth for climate change, the Blessing of the Waves ceremony brings diverse faith leaders and ocean-minded people together in […]

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9.28.09

Industry News

Save The Waves’ "All Points South" Wins Best Short Film at New York Surf Film Festival

September 28, 2009. New York City, NY – Save The Waves Coalition and the New York Surf Film Festival are proud to announce that Save The Waves’ documentary film, “All Points South,” has been awarded Best Short Film by the festival jury. The surfer-activist film, about pulp pollution, surfers, and fishermen in Chile, was chosen […]

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9.28.09

Industry News

Mark Visser Scores Giant Wave in Western Australia

Battling chaotic and gusty winds, along with rain, the big wave surfer rode a wave with a 36 foot face last Thursday. The waves were surfed at Cowbombie, a break about 2.5km offshore from Western Australian suburb Grace Town. “The weather was unbearable out there. It was very windy, around 30 knots,” Visser said. “Along […]

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9.28.09

Industry News

Surfboards ride free on JetBlue between New York and Puerto Plata

Catch a Waive! Surfboards Ride Free on JetBlue Airways between New York/JFK and Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic Value airline celebrates its presenting sponsorship of the second annual New York Surf Film Festival by waiving surfboard fees for customers traveling to the island’s fabled North Coast Offer valid for New York-originating roundtrip travel between NEW YORK […]

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