7.12.10

Industry News

RVCA to Join With Billabong

9 JULY 2010: Billabong today confirmed it had reached conditional agreement to acquire the California-based RVCA brand. Billabong North America President Paul Naude said the acquisition signalled an exciting time in the evolution of RVCA and would afford the brand more creative freedom. “RVCA has done an incredible job to date in terms of building

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7.9.10

Industry News

NAGARE FLOWS INTO BEING

New Lifestyle Brand Launches Named after the Japanese philosophy of harmonious ‘flow’ required for optimal design in any medium, NAGARE’S initial product launch features a modest collection of boardshorts honoring the equally important design principle that form should always follow function, and that a great pair of boardshorts are essentially surfing equipment. NAGARE co-founders Dino

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7.9.10

Industry News

QUIKSILVER AND THE STANDARD EXPAND COLLABORATION Summer 2010

July 6, 2010- Quiksilver and The Standard hotels have joined forces once again after a successful bicoastal partnership last summer, to expand their boardshort collection and exclusive products sold through poolside vending machines. Four new custom designed Standard Boardshorts by Quiksilver will be sold alongside new Standard Sunglasses By Quiksilver, a reversible Standard Bikini By

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7.7.10

Industry News

Melali: The Drifter Sessions

While wandering through Indonesia filming the award winning surf movie The Drifter, Rob Machado met up with various friends for surf sessions on the best waves the islands had to offer. Melali returns to the fundamentals of surf cinematography by focusing on the surfing experience the artful relationship between man and surf, and the sharing

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7.7.10

Industry News

Second Annual Ando and Friends Coloring Contest

Anyone and everyone is welcome to compete in the 2nd Annual Ando and Friends Coloring Contest Click Here

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7.6.10

Industry News

12th Annual Surfside Seventies In Memory of John Kissel

The 12th annual Surfside Seventies Expression Session this year is also in memory of John Kissel. The event is taking place on Saturday, July 10th at Anderson St. in Surfside, with 72 contestants battling it out on 1970’s era surfboards. Surfside Seventies veteran John Kissel passed away this year and a trophy and mucho prizes

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7.2.10

Industry News

Saturdays Launches AppareL Collection

Saturdays Surf, new York City’s surf shop, launches its first apparel collection for summer 2010, Saturdays Surf. the capsule menswear collection was created by owners morgan Collett, Josh rosen and Colin tunstall to fill a manifest gap in the market and satisfy a demand for clothing that translates from surf to the city. more over,

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7.2.10

Features

Somewhere Near Tapachula Turning Heads

Browsing the internet, I came across Wade Goodall’s new video blog where he asks the viewer, to decide where he goes next on his trip. His video of episode 2 is online, and him and Sterling went down to Tapachula, Mexico to surf and hang out with the orphans at Mision Mexico. They went down

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7.2.10

Environmental News

Hurricane Alex Possibly Providing Gulf Relief

By Alex Haro With the early onset of hurricane season and the disastrous mess in the Gulf, it’s difficult to escape from the bad news, but there is a glimmer of hope on our oil stained horizon. The high winds that radiate from the storm could help by evaporating the crude faster. Waves churned up by

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7.1.10

Industry News

HURLEY’S RIP MY SHRED STICK TOUR RETURNS TO THE EAST COAST

Popular Tour includes an Indo Dream Trip giveaway at Ron Jon Surf Shop in Cocoa Beach COSTA MESA, CA, — July 1, 2010 — After a brief hiatus, Hurley’s Rip My Shred Stick tour will return to the East Coast this summer. The eight-stop tour, which allows kids 16 and under to hang out with

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