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9.23.10

Industry News

Surfer Magazine appoints Brendon Thomas as new Editor. Joel Patterson moves to Editor at Large.

SAN CLEMENTE, CALIF. (September 20, 2010) – SURFER Magazine makes exciting editorial management changes as Brendon Thomas becomes Editor and Joel Patterson moves to Editor at Large. The restructuring is designed to give SURFER the opportunity to capitalize on the strengths of the editorial staff while continuing to increase its creative reach beyond expectations. As

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9.23.10

Features

Sweetwater Wins Oakley Surf Shop Challenge

Seven teams from across the nation converged in Huntington Beach this week for the Oakley Surf Shop Challenge National Finals and a chance at $10,000, a full-page ad in SURFER Magazine, an all-expenses-paid trip to the SURFER Poll Awards on Oahu in December, and most importantly, a year’s worth of bragging rights. This year’s series

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9.22.10

Features

Here Comes Neon: The Echo Beach Challenge

Surfers of the ’80s are hard to forget. Wrapped in neon and covered in day-glo, they made certain to leave a blindingly memorable impression. But for those who may have forgotten their legacy, fret not; the Quiksilver Echo Beach Challenge hits Newport Beach September 25 -26 and promises to revive the ’80s spirit. “The Echo

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9.21.10

Industry News

The Core Hosting Brand New and Super Special Event On Oct. 30.

The Fall Ball PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR INFO AND TO BE ONE OF THE ONLY 80 PEOPLE ALLOWED TO ATTEND: This Wednesday, Sept. 22 The Core presents: OBSTACLE COURSE and VIDEO SHOOT Event Name: Obstacle Course and Video Making Description: We are gonna have a giant obstacle course of epicness. Bring your friends and wear your

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9.21.10

Industry News

SEVEN TIKI® Sponsors 2010 New York Surf Film Festival

Events throughout the festival will feature SEVEN TIKI as official rum of the event Coral Gables, Fla. — September 21, 2010 — SEVEN TIKI® Spiced Rum, a Fijian rum with spices and other natural flavors, today announced its sponsorship of the 2010 New York Surf Film Festival. The festival includes 10 officially selected feature-length films

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9.20.10

Environmental News

BP Kills Well

It has been nearly five months since the Deepwater Horizon exploded in the Gulf of Mexico. Five months, 11 deaths, and anywhere from 5 to 9 million barrels of oil escaping into the fragile ecosystem off the coast of Louisiana. BP’s report on the disaster concluded that a misread pressure test, flawed cementing, and an

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9.20.10

Features

SURFER Poll Film Submission Deadline Looms

In hopes of getting every surf film made this year in the running to win a SURFER Poll award, we have extended the submission deadline from September 20, 2010 (today) to September 27, 2010 (next Monday). “We’ve had a lot of films submitted for the video awards portion of the night,” says SURFER Editor at

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9.20.10

Industry News

Win a Trip for Two to NYC for the House of Vans Opening

Vans is building an exclusive arts and events space in Brooklyn that opens on October 16th, and we want you there!  Join us for the House of Vans VIP launch party and hang with top Vans athletes and a who’s who of NYC movers & shakers, plus see a special performance from a secret artist.

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9.18.10

Industry News

Rochelle Ballard Kicks Off Yoga and Health Series for Surfers on TheInertia.com

TheInertia.com and Rochelle Ballard are proud to present a new online series of health and yoga tips for surfers.

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9.15.10

Industry News

Celebrity Surfers Raise $29,600 For The Surfrider Foundation At The Fifth Annual Celebrity Expression Session

For Immediate Release San Clemente, CA (September 13, 2010) – With help from a cadre of surfing celebrities, the Surfrider Foundation was able to raise $29,600 – a 500% increase in funds raised from last year – at their 5th annual Celebrity Expression Session this past weekend, to help the Foundation continue its efforts towards

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