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2.11.10

Industry News

Vans Searches for the Best Young Art and Design Talent

Cypress, CA (Feb 9, 2010) – Vans, the original Southern California surf & skate footwear maker, is sending out a nationwide call to join Vans’ Custom Culture and to take part in our sneaker customization contest open to high school art classes across the United States. The Vans Custom Culture contest, which begins registration March

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2.11.10

Industry News

2010 Arnette All Day Surf Series

FOOTHILL RANCH, CA – February 11, 2010 – Arnette is proud to announce that for the second straight year, the Arnette All-Day Antics Surf Series will take place at noted breaks throughout California, Hawaii, Florida and North Carolina. The West Coast leg of the 2010 Arnette All-Day Antics Surf Series will kick off on Saturday,

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2.11.10

Industry News

Adam Virs and Angels & Airwaves Featured on The Daily Habit Friday, February 12, 2010

Airing Friday, February 12 at 9:00 pm Eastern Time (6:00 pm Pacific Time) and telecast three additional times, FUEL TV’s “The Daily Habit” presents Adam Virs and Angels & Airwaves. Today, Fox team surfer, Ventura local and all-around entertaining guy Adam Virs is back on the Habit. Plus, members of the band Angels & Airwaves

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2.11.10

Industry News

Quiksilver Signs Huntington uber-grom Kanoa Igarashi

Quiksilver announced today the newest member of its world-class surf team–12-year-old Kanoa Igarashi–putting him among the ranks of surfing’s elite. Amid the sea of young athletes trying to break into the pro surfing circuit, Igarashi stands out as the most promising that any have seen in a long time. And with an eye for talent

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2.11.10

Industry News

Rip Curl Joins Forces with Dillon Perillo

Costa Mesa, CA (February 10, 2010): It’s with great enthusiasm that Rip Curl announces the inking of 19 year-old phenom Dillon Perillo, as he joins the 2009 ASP World Champ Mick Fanning and Owen Wright on Rip Curl’s professional surf team roster. Perillo, who had a breakout year competitively in 2009, will emerge as one

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2.11.10

Industry News

Long, Gilmore, and Fanning Surf to Laureus Nominations

• United States gains ten Nominations for Laureus World Sports Awards • World’s media in 105 countries voted for Laureus Nominees • Laureus World Sports Awards to be held in Abu Dhabi on March 10 ABU DHABI, February 11, 2010 – Many of the legendary names of American sport have been nominated for the 2010

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2.10.10

Industry News

Jeff Deffenbaugh Announces Pro Surf Coaching Program

I’m proud to announce the launch of my new website: www.prosurfcoaching.com As a former WCT surfer, I’m looking to pass on my knowledge to those wanting to take their surfing to the next level!

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2.10.10

Industry News

Xanadu Launches Brand New Website

To celebrate the new decade, Xanadu Surf Designs has Re- launched its website at WWW.XANADUSURFDESIGNS.COM Complete with new content, new information, new board models, and new videos this website gets you amped! It is highly informational and communicates to the consumer what the Xanadu brand and its products are all about. As always, we continue

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2.10.10

Industry News

Limited edition boardshorts made from recycled sailboat sail by Toes on the Nose

Newport Beach, Calif., (February 10, 2010) – Laid back surf-inspired apparel company Toes on the Nose introduces limited edition, U.S.-made board shorts crafted entirely of discarded sailboat sails for their summer 2010 collection. The “2nd Wind Project” is Toes on the Nose’s personal effort at reducing the carbon footprint of old discarded sailboat sails. The

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2.10.10

Industry News

SurfAid International Celebrates 10 Years of Humanitarian Work

Humanitarian organisation SurfAid International is proud to celebrate its 10th anniversary this year after starting with a small malaria program in one village in the Mentawai Islands, off Indonesia’s Sumatran coast, in 2000. “By living in a pilot village in the remote Mentawai Islands we soon learnt that by using drama and song we could

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