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8.12.09

Industry News

Rip Curl Cup on high alert; Contest could run this weekend

Padang Padang, Bali — The waves remained small in Bali Tuesday, but all that should chage dramatically by week’s end. Contest directors for the 2009 Rip Curl Cup Invitational at Padang Padang have switched the official event status from red to yellow, or “high alert.” Currently there is a nice low pressure system forming in […]

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8.11.09

Industry News

Surfrider Foundation and Legoland Unveil Celebrity Mosaic Project

CARLSBAD, Calif. (Aug. 11, 2009) – Today is SEA LIFETM Aquarium’s first birthday and LEGOLAND® California Resort celebrated with a ceremony unveiling the Celebrity Mosaic Project to benefit Surfrider Foundation. Ocean-themed LEGO® mosaics designed and built by some of today’s hottest celebrities are on display at the Resort and listed online for auction at www.charitybuzz.com […]

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8.11.09

Industry News

Dillon Perillo Claims Oakley Pro Junior Japan

(San Juan Capistrano, Calif., Aug. 10, 2009) – Sunny summer skies and two to three foot surf fanned by clean offshore winds greeted the final day of the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) Grade-1 Oakley Pro Junior Global Challenge Japan Qualifier on Saturday. The swell, a remnant of the Typhoon Morakot, provided contestable waves for […]

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8.11.09

Industry News

Quiksilver and Roxy Go Virtual with Xbox Live

Huntington Beach, Calif. — (August 11, 2009) Quiksilver and Roxy are proud to announce what is sure to become a major movement in the fashion world as one of the first brands to go virtual with Microsoft’s Xbox LIVE on Xbox 360. Beginning today with the launch of the revolutionary Xbox LIVE Avatar Marketplace, Xbox […]

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8.11.09

Industry News

Rip Curl Grom Search Goes off in the Outer Banks, NC

Costa Mesa, CA (August 10, 2009): The 3rd Stop of the 2009 Rip Curl GromSearch fueled by H20 Overdrive took to the Right Coast last weekend to determine who has the street cred out of the mid-Atlantic’s finest 16/under rippers. With contestable peaks, all the heavy hitters in attendance, and that same polished platinum competitive […]

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8.10.09

Industry News

Chinatown Boardroom Announces the 3rd Thursday Surf Discussion Series

Honolulu, HI, August 20, 2009 Chinatown Boardroom is please to announce Ricky Grigg as the speaker for this month’s 3rd Thursday of the month Surf Discussion Series. The Surf Discussion Series coincides with The Chinatown Arts District 3rd Thursday events. Ricky Grigg’s life is one of adventure, from big-wave surfing to deep sea diving & […]

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8.10.09

Industry News

Quiksilver and Roxy Win Gold Silver and Bronze at ISA World Surfing Games

(Huntington Beach, Calif.) August 11, 2009 – Quiksilver and Roxy congratulate team-riders Jeremy Flores, Gabriel Villaran and Rosie Hodge on their recent medal wins at the ISA World Surfing Games. The ISA World Surfing Games was held in Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica August 1-8, 2009 and brought together over 180 surfers from 34 countries to […]

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8.10.09

Industry News

Arnette Adds Ford Archbold to Surf Team

FOOTHILL RANCH, CA – August 10, 2009 – Arnette is proud to announce that Ford Archbold is the newest member of its surf squad. “Ford is an amazing addition to the team,” says Arnette Brand Manager, Joe Freitag. “He represents the next generation of surfers who are taking the sport to a whole new level. […]

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8.10.09

Industry News

Celebrating National Oceans Month

K-5 Boardshop, Vans and the Surfrider Foundation are celebrating National Oceans month by teaming up to help clean up some Encinitas beaches. They need all the help they can get. Vans will be supplying the volunteers with trash bags, gloves, hats and t-shirts. All you have to do is show up on the sand at […]

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8.10.09

Industry News

Boardfest Moves to Mid October

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – October 17 to 18, 2009 – Boardfest marks its triumphant return this year with the largest event of its kind in the U.S. Boardfest “Fall Frenzy” features surfing and snowboarding competitions, live music, fashion, clinics, free attractions, skateboarding demos, empowerment activities, an interactive exposition and a major salute to Girl Power. […]

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