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8.17.09

Industry News

Voting Opens for 25th Anniversary Quiksilver Big Wave Eddie Aikau

(Huntington Beach, Calif.) August 17, 2009 — Public voting for the 25th anniversary Quiksilver Big Wave Invitational In Memory Of Eddie Aikau, Fueled by Monster, opens today. Voting will close August 31, 2009. More than 100 of the world’s best big wave riders are posted on the polling list. To vote for your favorite big […]

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8.17.09

Industry News

Charly Martin Wins Oakley Pro Junior France; Dantas Runner-Up

LACANAU OCEAN – France (Sunday, August 16, 2009) – Pauline Ado (Hendaye, FRA), 18, and Charles Martin (GLP), 18, have won the ASP Grade-2 Oakley Pro Junior today in France, respectively in the men’s and women’s division, finishing atop an international field over 150 competitors to raise the coveted trophy in front of a massive […]

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8.17.09

Videos

Beach Blanket Movie Night In Solana Beach

The City of Solana Beach’s Parks and Recreation Commission is hosting the fifth annual Beach Blanket Movie Night at Fletcher Cove Park on Saturday, August 22nd from 6:00 to 10:00pm. This family friendly event is free and open to the public. This year Beach Blanket Movie Night will start with live music by singer songwriter […]

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8.17.09

Industry News

Arbor's New Bamboo Internet

Venice, CA – After years of analysis, The Arbor Collective is thrilled to announce that the internet is apparently made out of bamboo. They have become experts on the subject as they have now been using bamboo as an eco-friendly, performance enhancing material in their snowboards, skateboards and apparel for 14 years. “We were really […]

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8.17.09

Annissa Flynn Wins Both Junior and Women’s Divisions in Quiksilver Thailand Surf Series

Phuket-Thailand: 11 year old Annissa Flynn took both Junior and Women’s division wins yesterday the Quiksilver King of the Jungle event at Kamala Beach, coming in only briefly to change rash shirts before padding out again between the two finals. She deftly maneuvered her way through the often tricky 2-foot beachbreak during the two 20-minute […]

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8.17.09

Conlogue Claims ASP Grade-4 Supergirl Pro Junior in Oceanside

OCEANSIDE, California (Sunday, August 16, 2009) – Courtney Conlogue (Santa Ana, CA), 16, took down the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) Grade-4 Supergirl Pro Junior today, defeating an all-star Final in challenging one-to-two foot (0.5 metre) surf in Oceanside. Conlogue, who just last month took down the ASP World Qualifying Series (WQS) 6-Star Hurley U.S. […]

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8.16.09

Courtney Conlogue Eyes ASP Grade-4 Supergirl Pro Junior Title

OCEANSIDE, California (Saturday, August 15, 2009) – The opening day of the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) Grade-4 Supergirl Pro Junior was treated to some of the most incendiary performances of the season as the region’s top junior girls battled it out in rippable two-to-three foot (1 metre) waves in Oceanside. Courtney Conlogue (Santa Ana, […]

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8.16.09

Industry News

Jamie O'Brien wins 2009 Rip Curl Cup Invitational at Padang Padang

Padang Padang, Bali — It was billed as a gathering of the best tuberiders in the world at the best barrel in Bali, and the Rip Curl Cup Invitational at Padang Padang delivered as advertised. Jamie O’Brien took home the cup in what will go down as one of the most spectacular displays of high-stakes […]

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8.14.09

Industry News

Competition Heats Up On Day Two at Oakley Pro Junior France

(San Juan Capistrano, Calif., Aug. 14, 2009) – The second day of the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) Grade-2 Oakley Pro Junior at Lacanau kicked-off in front of hundreds of spectators hoping to catch the action as all of the big names took to the water. While it was a beautiful sunny day, the conditions […]

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