6.25.10

Features

Writing Contest Winner Announced

Christopher Beach Wins the All-Expenses-Paid SURFER Trip

Christopher Beach wins the all-expenses-paid SURFER trip.

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6.25.10

Industry News

Avidity Fit Launches Surf/Fitness Camp in Brazil

By incorporating fitness, surf instruction, nutrition, and exotic travel, Avidity Fit Outdoor Functional Training has established itself as a premiere fitness group dedicated to improving wellness - the natural way. With personalized surf instruction from professional surfers like Oliver Kurtz and nutrition and training counseling from accomplished certified trainers, Avidity Fit is excited to announce its Surf/Fitness Camp in Brazil.

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6.3.10

Industry News

Yoga Bear Hosts Yogapalooza in San Diego to Celebrate National Cancer Survivors Day

To celebrate National Cancer Survivors Day, the San Diego chapter of Yoga Bear, a national nonprofit, is hosting its annual Yogapalooza fundraising event.

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6.2.10

Features

Preserved: Governor Linda Lingle Establishes Hawaiian Surfing Reserve with Executive Order

By Daniel Ikaika Ito Governor Linda Lingle isn’t an avid surfer, but yesterday, under the florescent lights at the State Capitol, she came up big for all waveriders by signing Executive Order 10-07, the Surfing Reserves bill, into law. Once signed, the order establishes the Duke Kahanamoku Surfing Reserve (surf breaks from the Ala Wai

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6.1.10

Features

The Reality of Ours: Kobi Graham of 'Bondi Rescue' Breaks Neck at Australian Slab

By Alexander Haro Ours has finally given a warning worth heeding as the notorious Australian slab has made a victim out of Kobi Graham. While he may not be well known outside of Australia, Graham is one of the key players in the Australian reality TV series Bondi Rescue. He also caught the collective eye of

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6.1.10

Features

Boiling Hot, An Interview with Landscape Altered's Kai Neville

Landscape Altered – Episode 4 from Kustom Airstrike on Vimeo. By Malcolm Johnson Kai Neville doesn’t need much of an introduction these days. After touring his much-hyped Modern Collective, the Aussie director moved on to Landscape Altered, a web-based series that follows five surfers through the Mentawais as they attempt to log the winning clip

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5.31.10

Features

No Luck Required: A Q & A with Irish Big-Wave Surfer Fergal Smith

By Casey Butler On land, Ireland’s Fergal Smith doesn’t quite project the image of your stereotypical big-wave surfer. He’s skinny, soft-spoken, and Irish. Yet he’s also tenacious and is quickly forging a name for himself among his hard-charging brethren. At only 22, Smith is making a case for the way the world views Irish surfers.

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5.26.10

Features

A Deeper Shade of Blue

By Ben Marcus Jack McCoy is one of the most prolific movie makers in the surfing world. While he is probably best known for his series of Billabong movies that include Bunyip Dreaming, The Green Iguana, the Challenge series and Blue Horizon, his credits go back to the mid 1970s and include two dozen movies,

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5.21.10

Features

The Gulf Spill, How You Can Help

By Alex Wilson On April 20 a British Petroleum oilrig in the Gulf of Mexico exploded, sank, and began to leak between 5,000 and 95,000 gallons of crude per day. (Some scientists even estimate the spill’s volume to be larger, citing numbers that would put the fallout closer to 126-million gallons total, which would make this

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5.20.10

Industry News

Surf Media Survey

The following survey is for a graduate school study that aims to better understand the psychographics and needs of online surf media consumers. It’s ten questions long, and can be found here: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/BQLZHFZ. Thanks so much for your time.

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