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12.22.09

Industry News

S.L.A.T.E. Pop Up Shop at AK1511

The S.L.A.T.E. Pop-Up Shop @ AK1511 is a unique retail concept launching December 20, 2009 at the AK1511 event space in Venice, CA. Located in the heart of trendy shopping street Abbot Kinney Blvd., it is the first-ever pop-up shop to be hosted by a fashion tradeshow as a showcase for their exhibiting designers and

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12.21.09

Industry News

Kustom Congratulates Joel Parkinson on His Triple Crown Victory

No stranger to the North Shore, Parko proved to us once again that he is one of the best all around surfers in the world by winning his second consecutive Triple Crown. At the prime age of 28, Joel has plenty of time to add to his number of Triple Crown victories as well as

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12.18.09

Industry News

Brendan Buckley Signs with Kona's Surf Team

WILDWOOD, N.J. (Dec. 18, 2009) – Kona Sports is proud to announce the latest addition to its pro surf team. Jersey dark horse and rising surf pro, Brendan Buckley, has joined forces with the retail giant. “Buck is one of the most innovative surfers to come out of the east coast and we feel he

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12.18.09

Features

Trailblazer Contest: Name the Surf Spot and Win a Package from Ted's Shreds

The Trail Blazer Contest presented by Ted Shred’s Surf spots are just inaccessible treasures without trails leading to them. Every surf spot has a trail or path that must be walked before the paddle out, and after taking photos of trails to surf spots from all over the world, we’ve put it to you to

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12.17.09

Industry News

Joel Parkinson Wins Final Stop of Nixon WTA

ENCINITAS, CA – Joel Parkinson walked away the winner of the final stop of the 2009 Nixon Winner-Takes-All (WTA) during the Vans Triple Crown. Parkinson secured his WTA victory as the overall Triple Crown champion at the Billabong Pipeline Masters on Oahu’s North Shore. 2009 marks the second year in a row that Parkinson claimed

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12.17.09

Industry News

Bacalso and Ho Take ASP Rookie of Year Honors in Hawaiian Sweep

COOLANGATTA, Queensland/Australia (Friday, December 18, 2009) -Hawaiians Kekoa Bacalso (HAW), 24, and Coco Ho (HAW), 18, have claimed the 2009 ASP World Tour and ASP Women’s World Tour Rookie of the Year Award following impressive performances amongst the world’s finest surfers throughout year Bacalso, who finished ASP World No. 18, proved to be the dark

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12.17.09

Industry News

Happy Holidays from K5 Paddle Surf Shop

Ho Ho Ho and Happy Holidays from K5 Paddlesurf Shop. Santa came by the shop yesterday and picked up a board and a paddle and went for a quick session during his busy schedule to let off some steam. Enjoy the video! SUP Santa Claus From K5 Paddlesurf from K5 PaddleSurf on Vimeo.

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12.16.09

Industry News

FUEL TV Airs the Hurley Pro 2009 Thursday, December 17, 2009

Airing Thursday, December 17, at 8:00pm ET/PT, and re-airing several more times over the next month, FUEL TV will showcase “Hurley Pro 2009.” The 2009 Hurley Pro is the ASP World Tour’s annual North American stop. The best surfers in the world including Adrian Buchan, wildcard Rob Machado and others compete on what is known

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12.16.09

Industry News

Burrow Beats Slater to Billabong Pipeline Masters; Parkinson Claims Triple Crown

AUSTRALIA’S TAJ BURROW WINS BILLABONG PIPE MASTERS & $90,000 Winner’s Purse Slater Places 2nd in his 14th Pipe Final Joel Parkinson Wins $50,000 Vans Triple Crown Series Title Contact: Jodi Wilmott Satellite Feed details pending for TV. PIPELINE, Oahu/Hawaii (Tuesday, December 15, 2009) – After 11 years on the ASP World Tour, Australia’s Taj Burrow

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12.16.09

Industry News

Taj Burrow Claims Billabong Pipe Masters, Parkinson Takes Vans Triple Crown

PIPELINE, Oahu/Hawaii (Tuesday, December 15, 2009) – Taj Burrow (AUS), 31, has claimed the 2009 Billabong Pipe Masters, defeating fellow Finalist Kelly Slater (USA), 37, in clean three-to-five foot (1 – 1.5 metre) waves at the Banzai Pipeline. The final event of the 2009 ASP World Tour season, the Billabong Pipe Masters culminated the Vans

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