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8.11.10

Environmental News

It’s Plugged… Almost

By Alex Haro After months of serious public scrutiny, plummeting stock value, and several attempts at plugging the Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico, the oil giant British Petroleum has made good on its word to stop the spill. At 9 A.M. on August 5th, cement was poured on top of the 2300 barrels

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8.11.10

Industry News

The “Rabbit” Returns

KICKER Presents the 15th Annual Toes on the Nose Rabbit Kekai Longboard Classic Returning To Waikiki, Hawaii For 2nd Year NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.,(August 4, 2010) – KICKER presents the Toes on the Nose Rabbit Kekai Longboard Classic in celebration of its 15th year this summer from August 24 to 27, 2010 in Waikiki, Hawaii, the

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8.11.10

Features

Interview: Chuck Patterson Encounters Two Great White Sharks at San Onofre

Although shark-related fatalities in Southern California are exceptionally rare (according to the Shark Research Committee, only eleven shark attacks in California over the past 58 years were fatal), shark sightings have become alarmingly common. In 2009, at least 49 shark sightings were reported at San Onofre State Beach, and shark expert Ralph Collier believes the

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8.11.10

Industry News

AVIDITY FIT x NIKE 6.0 COLLABORATION SURF FITNESS CLINIC

Avidity Fit and Nike 6.0 are excited to announce the No Gym Fit surf fitness clinic series at Nike 6.0's No Tell Motel in downtown Huntington Beach, CA starting Thursday, August 12th and running each consecutive Thursday morning until September 2nd.

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8.11.10

Industry News

POLLS OPEN FOR THE 26th ANNUAL QUIKSILVER IN MEMORY OF EDDIE AIKAU

POLLS OPEN FOR THE 26th ANNUAL QUIKSILVER IN MEMORY OF EDDIE AIKAU (Huntington Beach, Calif.) August 11, 2010 — Public polling has begun for the 26th annual Quiksilver In Memory Of Eddie Aikau. Voting will close August 31, 2010. More than 70 of the world’s best big wave paddle-in surfers are posted on the polling

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8.11.10

Industry News

Hydrodynamica Presents Festivus Organicus 9

This Saturday During ASR Come Check Out Festivus Organicus 9

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8.11.10

Industry News

ASP Board Finalizes International Bases, Independent Directors and ASP World Tour Format

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California/USA (Wednesday, August 11, 2010) – In addition to the record-breaking US Open of Surfing last week, Huntington Beach played host to the ASP Board of Directors meeting, where the ASP’s new international bases were determined, the seven-person Board was completed and the new 36-man ASP World Tour format was ratified. Formerly headquartered

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8.10.10

Industry News

Alana's Hanalei Giveaway, Win Alana Blanchard's Stuff

SPY Presents: Alana’s Hanalei Giveaway Win Alana Blanchard’s Stuff Including: Edyn Sunglass from SPY Beach Bag, Towel, Hat & Watch from RIP CURL Shirt & Hat from CHANNEL ISLANDS Sandals from REEF Sunscreen from VERTRA Alana’s Signature Traction Pad, Leash, Wax, Comb, Candle & More from STICKY BUMPS CONTEST ENDS SEPTEMBER 6TH! ENTER NOW! Spy Optic

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8.9.10

Industry News

Creatures of Leisure appoint New European Brand Manager

Creatures of Leisure are pleased to announce the appointment of Hervé Lacastaigneratte as its new European Brand Manager.  Herve will be responsible for all aspects of brand management, distributor support, marketing, surf team and overall European business development.  Herve will be based in South West France. Hervé takes on this role with a solid surfing

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