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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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11.17.09

Industry News

Surfer/Surfboard Shaper Gary Linden to be Honored

Sunday, November 22, 2009 3:00 PM Brooks Theater, Oceanside The California Surf Museum will be honoring long-time local surfer and surfboard shaper Gary Linden at the Second Annual California Surf Festival with presentation of its first “Silver Surfer Award.” On Sunday afternoon at the Sunshine Brooks Theater in Oceanside, a film on Gary’s life, “Shaping […]

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11.17.09

Industry News

SURFER Magazine 50th Anniversary Tribute on Saturday, November 21, 2009

The evening will feature legendary publishers and editors sharing stories behind the making of the magazine. SURFER editors Drew Kampion, Steve Pezman, Jim Kempton, Paul Holmes, Matt Warshaw, Steve Hawk, Evan Slater, Sam George, Chris Mauro, and Joel Patterson will be present to tell their stories and inspirations. Sean McNulty will be on hand to […]

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11.17.09

Industry News

WiLDCoast Nominated for Charity of the Year

WiLDCOAST is nominated for Charity of the Year for the 1st Annual Classy Awards, to be Held on November 14th at San Diego’s U.S. Grant Hotel. Support WiLDCOAST ‘s efforts to protect our coast and ocean by clicking on the link and voting at: The San Diego based conservation team is recognized for its […]

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