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7.9.09

Industry News

Rip Curl GromSearch 808 Bound This Weekend

After blitzing Huntington Beach with an electrifying start to the 2009 Rip Curl GromSearch fueled by H20 Overdrive, the G-Search movement is locked and loaded to bring the glory to Kewalo Basin, Oahu for stop #2 this Saturday, July 11. With $1000 prize purse, enough free loot to make this the unofficial Christmas of the […]

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7.9.09

Industry News

Vintage Hawaiian Surf Auction A Bright Spot for Hawaii

HONOLULU (July 9, 2009) – Vintage surf collectibles have proven to be a safe financial haven for investors in recent years, so little wonder that next week’s Hawaiian Islands Vintage Surf Auction, presented by Quiksilver Waterman Collection, is luring a record number of serious collectors from around the world. Attractive travel deals to Hawaii are […]

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7.8.09

Features

Lay Day for Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay

JEFFREYS BAY, South Africa (Thursday, July 9, 2009) – A lay day has been called for the Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay, with only small two-to-three foot (1 metre) surf coming in through the fabled pointbreak. Stop No. 5 of 10 on the 2009 ASP World Tour, the Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay may have called a […]

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7.8.09

Industry News

Second Annual Pacsun Pipeline to a Cure Gala To Benefit Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Surfing Legends Laird Hamilton and Dave Kalama Will Return as Honorary Co-Chairs, Shiny Toy Guns to Perform HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (June 4, 2009) – Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Southern California Chapter, is pleased to announce that the 2nd Annual PacSun Pipeline to a Cure Gala is to be held on Saturday, July 18, 2009 at the […]

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7.8.09

Industry News

U.S. EPA Awards More Than $25 million in Recovery Act Funding to California Communities

SAN FRANCISCO – In a move that stands to create jobs, boost local economies, reduce diesel emissions and protect human health and the environment for the people of California, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded $25,403,971 million to replace, repower and retrofit engines in buses, heavy-duty trucks, locomotives, agricultural vehicles, construction vehicles, and cargo […]

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7.8.09

Industry News

Over 20 Partners Confirmed for Surfing America Summer Surf Jam Festival!

San Juan Capistrano, Calif. – July 8, 2009 – Over 20 action sport brand and media partners are confirmed to participate in the Surfing America Summer Surf Jam Festival!  Booths will be run by Surfing America sponsors PacSun, Billabong, New Era, O’Neill, Rip Curl , Surfline, …lost Enterprises, Hurley, Verizon, Live Nation, Samsung, Nalu’s Island […]

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7.8.09

Industry News

ASP Top 45 Best Prepare for Battle at Iconic Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay

JEFFREYS BAY, South Africa (Wednesday, July 8, 2009) – The Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay is one day away from commencing its waiting period, and the world’s best surfers have descended upon South Africa’s jewel of a pointbreak, preparing to battle for qualification points, the prestige of etching their names alongside past winners as well as […]

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7.8.09

Industry News

11th annual Surfside Seventies Expression Session and Retro Surfboard Riding Contest

This is a retro surfboard riding “contest” where everyone gets an award for riding old boards and surviving great wipeouts. Trophys and prizes are passed out for a multitude of criteria, best seventies style, best ride, deepest pearl, etc…..awards ceremony at J. King Neptunes in Sunset Beach. There will be old seventies boards available for […]

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7.8.09

Features

Surfrider Foundation 25th Anniversary Gala

WHAT: In celebration of their 25th anniversary, the Surfrider Foundation will host a star-studded gala on Friday, October 9, 2009.  During the event, The Surfrider Foundation will present Pearl Jam, Incubus, and David Chokachi with the Keepers of the Coast award, which is bestowed upon celebrities who have made significant contributions in helping the Foundation […]

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7.8.09

Features

Surf's Up at the SFMOMA Artists Gallery

Exhibition Explores Ocean Environment and Surf Culture From July 16 to August 28, 2009, the SFMOMA Artists Gallery will present the exhibition Pipeline: Art, Surfing, and the Ocean Environment. The exhibition examines the influence of surf culture on Bay Area artists and will feature paintings, sculptures, photographs, installations, film, and mixed media works alongside custom […]

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