3.24.10

Industry News

Bourgeois Leads Opening Day of Vans Pier Classic

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California (Wednesday, March 24, 2010) – The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Qualifying Series (WQS) 2-Star Vans Pier Classic presented by Jack’s Surfboards saw former ASP World Tour surfer Ben Bourgeois (Wrightsville Beach, NC), 31, crush the day’s highest scores while ASP Pro Junior talents Dillon Perillo (Malibu, CA), 19, and Kolohe

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3.24.10

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Camp Woodward Adds Surf Camp in Southern California

Camp Woodward and longtime surf camp director Evan Caples have partnered to launch Surf Camp. The new camp will be located in the legendary surf community of Ventura, California. Woodward Surf Camp will offer day camp sessions beginning June 6 for surfers of all skill levels between the ages of 7 and 17 at Ventura’s

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3.24.10

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Surf Ride $100,000 Pro-Am Running Back to Back April 3 & 11th in OC & SD

San Diego, CA – (March 24, 2010) REGISTRATION IS OPEN for stops #2 and #3 of the Surf Ride $100,000 Pro-Am Surf Series Presented by Vans. Over $25,000 in CASH and prizes await the winners. Stop two will take place Saturday, April 3rd at Brookhurst Street in Huntington Beach- The following Sunday, April 11th, Mission Beach will

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3.24.10

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Xcel Pro Showdown at Supertubes Set for May Waiting Period

The 2010 Xcel Pro Showdown at Supertubes will return to J-Bay once again, with a waiting period set for May 1 through 31. After a highly-successful inaugural event last year, Xcel will upgrade the 2010 specialty event with an all-new Web site and competition format. The Xcel Pro Showdown at Supertubes winner will receive automatic

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3.23.10

Industry News

Huge Swell Rocks Tahiti In Closing Days of Billabong XXL

NEWPORT BEACH, CA – (March 23, 2010) – The annual event period for the Billabong XXL Global Big Wave Awards presented by Monster Energy coincided with the end of the Northern Hemisphere winter last Saturday – but a last-minute off-season swell slamming Tahiti has turned the competition upside down with a fresh influx of stunning

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3.23.10

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Quiksilver Partners with Free Ride Legend Mark Richards

March 2010, New York, NY – Quiksilver and Free Ride generation icon, twin fin pioneer and 4x ASP world champion Mark Richards come together in the creation of a limited offering of vintage style products inspired by MR’s legacy in the surfing world. Throughout the 70’s, Richards could usually be seen scoping out the swells

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3.23.10

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Indonesian Surf Trip Up for Grabs at the 2010 Paddle for Humanity

Orange County, CA, March 23, 2010 – The top individual fundraiser at the Watermans: Applied Science Paddle for Humanity will receive a free Indonesian surf trip, courtesy of Worldsurfaris <http://www.worldsurfaris.com/surf-travel/surf-trips/Indonesia-Lombok-Sumbawa/> and Rapture Surf Camps <http://www.rapturecamps.com> . The event will also feature a large beach expo and $5400 in cash prizes. “We are very excited about

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3.23.10

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A Surfers' Benefit for Chile

Chile needs help. A lot of help. Your help. Chile needs help locally and it needs help globally. The Chilean earthquake and tsunami of February 27, 2010 was similar to the Sumatra-Andaman earthquake and tsunami of December 2004, in that it was centered just offshore of coastal areas well known to surfers. Just as surfers

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3.23.10

Industry News

O'Neill Announces Eco Friendly Collection in Collaboration with Mishka

Irvine, Calif. (March 23, 2010) — O’Neill (www.oneill.com), leading the way in surf products and apparel since 1952, today announced the launch of ECO’Neill, an innovative collection of sustainable, eco-friendly designs that aim to support the preservation of the environment for generations to come. Helping to kick off the launch is newest member of the

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3.23.10

Industry News

Update from California Surf Museum

California Surf Museum’s special events update Tickets on sale now for the Gala! Saturday, June 5th California Surf Museum’s 3rd Annual Gala and Grand Celebration of “WOW: Women On Waves” In our world of many family obligations, business commitments, and social gatherings, we often forget to stop and make the time to give back to

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