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1.11.10

Industry News

ERGO Kicks Off New Year with the Launch of a New Website

LAKEWOOD, N.J. (January 11, 2010) – ERGO heads into the new year with a fresh, re-launched web site. The spanking-new site offers a sneak peek of upcoming seasons, current collections, loads of photos, video footage, social networking widgets and of course the ERGO blog. “The new site offers an engaging experience where visitors can stay

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1.11.10

Industry News

Kalani Robb and musical guest Vampire Weekend Featured On "The Daily Habit" Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Airing Tuesday, January 12 at 9:00 pm Eastern Time (6:00 pm Pacific Time) and telecast three additional times, Kalani Robb and musical guest Vampire Weekend will appear on “The Daily Habit.” Today, Hawaiian ripper and one of our favorite Dawn Patrol guest stars, Kalani Robb, is back on The Habit. Also, Chris Cote interviews legendary

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1.11.10

Industry News

YSF10 Announces Long-Awaited Panelist Film Picks

The Yallingup Surfilm Festival is proud to announce the long awaited summer of 2010 screening lineup. With 12 screenings in all, films from around the world are making their way to YSF10 for World Premieres, World Festival Premieres and Australian Premieres. Held in Yallingup, WA January 22-24, from a cast of international film submissions and

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1.11.10

Industry News

Thalia Surf and Surfer Mag's Custom Set Up Giveaway Awarded to Local Long Beach Surfer

Laguna Beach, CA – The international contest held recently by local Laguna Beach shop, Thalia Surf, and Surfer Mag came to an end this week and the lucky winner was picked earlier today. Douglas Harrison, of Long Beach, CA was contacted and is the winner of this latest contest. As the winner, Doug will be

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1.9.10

Industry News

2010 Katin Pro Am Team Challenge Draws Near

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1.8.10

Features

Timmy Curran's "Hail Mary"

On a ho-hum Friday at the office scouring the Internet for entertaining surf lore, we came across this clip of Timmy Curran. It was posted a few months ago and it’s labeled “Timmy Curran Backflip,” but we’re not sure if that’s an accurate title. It is, however, fresh to our eyes and pretty freakin’ awesome.

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1.8.10

Industry News

Chinatown Boardroom Announces The 3rd Thursday Surf Discussion Series

Chinatown Boardroom is pleased to have Duke Boyd as a speaker for the 3rd Thursday of the month Surf Discussion Series. Duke Boyd is the author of Legends of Surfing: The Greatest Surfriders from Duke Kahanamoku to Kelly Slater. This book is a glorious celebration of surfing culture. Part exquisite picture book and travelogue of

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1.8.10

Industry News

Verizon Wireless Hawaii World Junior Surf Team Heads To New Zealand

Hawaii’s young AMBASSADORS OF ALOHA are at it again. On January 14th twelve of Hawaii’s best wave riding talents under 18 years of age will be representing Hawaii in New Zealand, at the ISA JUNIOR WORLD SURFING CHAMPIONSHIPS. Up to 40 countries are scheduled to compete within 8 days of competition. This annual team event

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1.8.10

Environmental News

Hermosa Beach Strand Gets $1.3M in Recovery Act Funds For “Green” Improvements to Protect Ocean

SAN FRANCISCO – The City of Hermosa Beach has received nearly $1.3 million in federal Recovery Act (economic stimulus) funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and State Water Resources Control Board. The funding from EPA’s Clean Water State Revolving Loan Fund supports improved stormwater management through a ‘Greenstreet’ retrofit of Pier Avenue. The infiltration

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1.8.10

Industry News

Predicting and Assessing Coastal Storm Damage through Remote Sensing

When Hurricane Katrina pounded ashore on August 29, 2005, causing excess flooding and destruction along the central Gulf Coast of the United States, the storm also presented coastal research scientists with a unique learning opportunity. By studying Hurricane Katrina’s impact profile, scientists, as well as emergency managers, were able to refine prediction models, engineer stronger

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