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9.15.09

Industry News

Liquid Nation Ball 6 Raises Record Shattering Amount

La Jolla, Calif. (September 15, 2009) – A sold-out crowd of more than 450 surf industry executives, surf stars, and VIPs gathered together on Friday, September 11, 2009, to raise an all time record amount at Liquid Nation Ball 6, the Surf Industry Manufacturers Association (SIMA) Humanitarian Fund’s annual fundraiser. Over the past six years, […]

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9.15.09

Industry News

Entertainers Supporting Surfboards in the Sand

The inaugural “Rip Curl Surfboards in the Sand” event takes place Saturday, September 19, 2009 on the sands next to the Huntington Beach Pier. The City of Huntington Beach Centennial Celebration Committee authorized Surfboards in the Sand (www.SurfboardsInTheSand.com; a.k.a. “SITS”) to honor surf culture and to raise awareness and funding for protecting our coastal environment. […]

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9.15.09

Industry News

Exciting new surfing book by Duke Boyd

In November, MVP Books will publish Legends of Surfing: The Greatest Surfriders from Duke Kahanamoku to Kelly Slater, a glorious celebration of surfing culture. Part exquisite picture book and travelogue of the best surfing spots on earth, part biography and reference guidebook, Legends of Surfing profiles one hundred great surfers, men and women, from throughout […]

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9.14.09

Industry News

O'Neill and Orange 21 Sign A Global Licensing Deal to Launch New Eyewear Line

O’Neill and Orange 21 are pleased to announce an agreement whereby Orange 21 will design and develop O’Neill Eyewear under a license agreement. The agreement sees Orange 21 working closely with O’Neill’s designers to design, develop, market and sell O’Neill branded sunglasses and snow goggles expected to launch to market in March 2010. Michael Neil, […]

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9.14.09

Industry News

Stars Shine At Surfrider Foundation Celebrity Expression Session

San Clemente, CA (September 14, 2009) – Despite marginal surfing conditions, celebrity surfers participating in the Surfrider Foundation’s 4th Annual Celebrity Expression Session, sponsored by the Malibu Surfing Association and Barefoot Wine, still raised over $5,000 to help the Surfrider Foundation continue its efforts towards protecting our world’s oceans, waves and beaches. Thanks to the […]

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9.14.09

Industry News

New Sponsor Signs on for Rip Curl's Surfboards in the Sand

Huntington Beach, CA – September 14, 2009 – As the epic date draws closer, Rip Curl’s Surfboards in the Sand continues to add new sponsors and entertainment, making the event one of the most exciting celebrity surf events of the year. Benefiting Surfrider Foundation and Orange County Coastkeeper, the Saturday, September 19th event includes an […]

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9.14.09

Industry News

Quiksilver Names Anton Nistl President of DC Shoes' Americas Business

DC Co-Founder Block Joins with Quiksilver CEO McKnight and Nistl to Return Brand Focus to its Core Skate Roots Huntington Beach, California, September 14, 2009–Quiksilver, Inc. (NYSE: ZQK) today announced that Anton Nistl has been named the new president of its DC Shoes business in the Americas effective immediately. Nistl’s appointment marks the culmination of […]

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9.13.09

Industry News

Ukulele Player Jake Shimabukuro to Perform in Paris Next Week

JAKE SHIMABUKURO, your favorite UKULELE player in the world will perform in Paris next week!!! Venue: New Morning (7, Rue Petites Ecuries 75010 Paris, France) Date: Thursday, September, 24 Time: 9pm Tickets:

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9.13.09

Industry News

New York Surf Film Festival Announces Return of "The Best of Teardevils"

n the mid 1990s, surf movies were plagued by gay punk music, lame skits, and a stale, sectional format. The TearDevils Trilogy attacked the mainstream with monsters, sharpshooters and heavy metal. Over a decade later, the terror has reawakened one last time for a “best of” showing at this years New York Surf Film Festival. […]

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9.11.09

Industry News

18th Annual Paddle For Clean Water

Vivix has been apart of the Surfrider Foundation in SD for years – and now we are proud to be stepping up our involvement as a supporting sponsor of this years PADDLE FOR CLEAN WATER event. Its going to be a great all day festival – starting with the paddle around the OB pier, music, […]

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