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8.10.09

Industry News

Celebrating National Oceans Month

K-5 Boardshop, Vans and the Surfrider Foundation are celebrating National Oceans month by teaming up to help clean up some Encinitas beaches. They need all the help they can get. Vans will be supplying the volunteers with trash bags, gloves, hats and t-shirts. All you have to do is show up on the sand at […]

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8.10.09

Industry News

Boardfest Moves to Mid October

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – October 17 to 18, 2009 – Boardfest marks its triumphant return this year with the largest event of its kind in the U.S. Boardfest “Fall Frenzy” features surfing and snowboarding competitions, live music, fashion, clinics, free attractions, skateboarding demos, empowerment activities, an interactive exposition and a major salute to Girl Power. […]

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8.10.09

Industry News

Gabriel Villaran Wins Bronze at the ISA World Surfing Games

Villaran with Mulanovich on the women’s side leads Peru to an Aloha Cup bronze and sixth place overall Cardiff-by-the-Sea, California (August 10, 2009) – Peruvian Gabriel Villaran took bronze at the Billabong ISA World Surfing Games held over the past week in Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica. The 25-year-old’s dynamic surfing in Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica […]

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8.10.09

Industry News

Inaugural Quiksilver Pro Puerto Escondido Tackles Mexican Pipeline

PUERTO ESCONDIDO, Mexico (Monday, August 10, 2009) – Campaigners looking to establish themselves on the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Qualifying Series (WQS) and big-wave barrel hunters are gearing up to compete in the inaugural ASP WQS 3-Star Quiksilver Puerto Escondido Pro at the infamous break of Playa Zicatela, or the Mexican Pipeline, which […]

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8.10.09

Industry News

Gordon & Smith Surfboards celebrates 50 years of Board Making

Gordon & Smith Surfboards, a world-wide brand, is hosting an Anniversary Gala celebrating 50 years of surfboard production October 3 rd , 2009 12pm -5pm at the Wave House in Mission Beach. The Days Events include the Wave Crest Woody Club, and a museum quality exhibit displaying 5 decades of G&S History–From a Pacific Beach […]

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8.10.09

Industry News

Quiksilver Thailand Surf Series Event #2 King of the Jungle at Kamala Beach

10 August 2009, Bali-Indonesia: After a hugely successful start to the inaugural Quiksilver Thailand Surf Series 2009 with the Monsoon Riders event at Kalim Beach in Phuket Thailand over the weekend of June 12-14, the second event of the series named the King of the Jungle will spring into action on the weekend of August […]

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8.10.09

Industry News

Travis Beckmann Leads Americans at ASP 5-Star in England

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California (Sunday, August 09, 2009) – After passing the halfway mark of the 2009 Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Qualifying Series (WQS) season, several campaigners on The Grind picked up their bags and headed over to Europe for the Relentless Boardmasters in association with Vans for the ASP 5-Star contest in Newquay, […]

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8.10.09

Industry News

French Surf Artist Celine Chat Tribute to Rell Sunn The Queen of Makaha

August 2009, Capistrano Beach, CA. – Please see French Surf Artist Celine Chat’s homage’ to Rell Sunn, Queen of Makaha and Heart of the Sea. This 20 feet long by 13 feet high was presented in Biarritz at the Surf art festival where Celine had a special exhibition, the piece is entitled “In Rell Sunn’s […]

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8.7.09

Industry News

Artificial Reefs Gain Popularity

Sea life love them almost as much as divers do, and their popularity is growing exponentially. Artificial reefs are becoming more widely accepted as environmentally friendly havens for scuba divers, and the movement just received a major shot in the arm with the recent establishment of the second largest artificial reef in Key West, FL, […]

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8.7.09

Industry News

Sanuk Previews Waterman's Ball

August 7, 2009 – Irvine – Sanuk, inventors of the end zone celebration dance, preview the recap of tonight’s Waterman’s Ball. For the hundreds of millions of surf enthusiast who were unable to attend tonight’s Waterman’s Ball, Sanuk was there and thought you might like to know what the majority of surf talked about: “How’s […]

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