3.8.10

Industry News

Registration Now Open for Surf Summit 13 Presented By SIMA & BRA

ALISO VIEJO, CALIF. & WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, N.C. (March 8, 2010) – The Surf Industry Manufacturers Association (SIMA) and Board Retailers Association (BRA) are proud to announce that registration for Surf Summit 13 is now open to SIMA and BRA members. The surf industry’s most influential manufacturers and retailers will be gathering on May 12 –

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3.8.10

Industry News

Da Kine Welcomes CJ and Damien Hobgood to the Team

HOOD RIVER, Ore. (March 8, 2010) – DAKINE is pleased to announce the addition of WCT standouts CJ and Damien Hobgood to its international surf team roster. One of the best barrel riders in the world, CJ is embarking on his 12th year of the ASP Dream Tour. Currently ranked 7th in the world for

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3.8.10

Industry News

Stylesight Presents Active Sport Forecast Webinar Tomorrow, March 9th!

Tune in tomorrow, March 9th at Noon EST, for the latest in Stylesight’s series of Global Webinars. Stylesight’s resident Active Editor, Jeanine Pesce, will discuss the trends driving the Active Sport sector in our Fall/Winter 2010 Active Forecast Webinar. The free online trend presentation will touch on key topics including colors and materials for Fall/Winter

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3.8.10

Industry News

Midget Smith Surfboards Launches New Website

Midget Smith Surfboards, a Southern California staple for quality, hand crafted surfboards, has launched its newly revamped website, www.midgetsmithsurf.com. In addition to photos and news, www.midgetsmithsurf.com is headquarters for ordering new Midget Smith Surfboards shaped by Tim Marshall. Jeffrey “Midget” Smith passed away 2008, surrounded by loved ones in the town he had lived his

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3.8.10

Industry News

Save The Waves Field Teams Hit the Ground Running in Chile

March 6, 2010, Pichilemu/Curanipe, Chile – Save The Waves Coalition’s Chile relief ground teams have begun to distribute initial relief supplies to towns and villages that were hardest hit by the recent 8.8-magnitued earthquake and following tsunami. Teams have been traveling south from Pichilemu through the remote coastal areas and inland, reaching as far south

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3.5.10

Industry News

Timmy Curran Featured On “The Daily Habit” Monday, March 8, 2010

Airing Monday, March 8 at 9:00 pm Eastern Time (6:00 pm Pacific Time) and telecast three additional times, Timmy Curran will appear on “The Daily Habit.” Today, guest host Chris Cote finds out what surfer and musician Timmy Curran has been up to. Plus, Timmy will be treating us to a live performance featuring tunes

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3.5.10

Industry News

Rip Curl GromSearch 2010 Starts at Lakey Peak in Sumbawa on March 7th

ATTENTION ALL GROMMETS! The best youth surfing event on the planet is set to kick off this coming weekend the 7th March at Lakey Peak, Sumbawa, and the first stage of the Indonesian series. You could be representing your country at the famous Bells Beach in Australia next year with a place in the national

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3.5.10

Industry News

Paddle-In Rides Lead the Historic Action as Billabong XXL Big Wave Awards Reach 2010 Climax

NEWPORT BEACH, CA – (March 3, 2010) – Reports of an expanding El Nino weather condition built expectations last year of a spectacular big wave season to come. And, remarkably, the oceans of the world have responded on cue, delivering an almost endless procession of epic swells and superlative rides by the world’s best big

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3.4.10

Industry News

Waterman's Weekend Honorees Announced

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (March 4, 2010) – The Surf Industry Manufacturers Association (SIMA) will honor surfing legend Tom Curren as Waterman of the Year, environmental leader Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. as Environmentalist of the Year, and iconic surfboard shaper Al Merrick with the 2010 Lifetime Achievement Award, as part of the association’s annual Waterman’s Weekend

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3.4.10

Industry News

Matt Beacham Featured on Daily Habit Friday, March 5th

Airing Friday, March 5 at 9:00 pm Eastern Time (6:00 pm Pacific Time) and telecast three additional times, Matt Beacham, Chad Kerley, Brock Crouch and musical guest The Soundtrack of Our Lives will appear on “The Daily Habit.” Today, guest host Chris Pastras wraps the week up with “New Pollution” host Matt Beacham along with

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