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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3.4.10

Industry News

SUPERBrand Launches New Web Site

Cardiff by the Sea, CA, March 4, 2010 — Today SUPERbrand, the leader of the modern generation of surfboard shapes and graphic designs, proudly launches the all-new SUPERbranded.com (http://superbranded.com/). In addition to footage featuring the team, completing the new Web site is a preview of the Fall 2010 SUPERbrand Apparel Collection, the first-ever from the

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3.4.10

Industry News

Ship Out and Shape Up with Via Yoga Surf Retreat

SEATTLE (March 4, 2010) – With swimsuit season just around the corner, Via Yoga is offering a special incentive for vacationers looking to shape up for summer while vacationing. On average, a “Via Yogi” will burn 1,500 calories each day on a six-night retreat while partaking in daily surf lessons and two 90-minute yoga classes

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3.3.10

Industry News

Save The Waves Coalition Chile Relief Update

Pichilemu, Chile – The massive 8.8-magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunamis that ripped through Chile on Saturday have devastated coastal communities, particularly in the Maule-Itata region. Many of the smaller coastal towns have suffered enormous destruction, including to most infrastructure. The area also happens to be home to many of the country’s prime surf locations, which

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