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8.3.09

Industry News

Vote for the Surf Ad Campaign of the Year

The Surf Ad Campaign of the Year Award presented by EuroSIMA will be awarded to the apparel, footwear, wetsuit, hardgoods, accessory, media brand or active surf association that produced the most creative advertising campaign in Europe in 2009. Voting Process All EuroSIMA members are given the opportunity to be nominated for the Surf Ad Campaign […]

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8.3.09

Industry News

Slater Wins Second Laureus Award

Los Angeles, August 2, 2009 – The Laureus World Action Sportsperson of the Year Award went for the second time in three years to legendary American surfer Kelly Slater, who won a record ninth world title in 2008. The 37-year old legendary surfing master completed his most dominant year yet. Claiming an unprecedented ninth world […]

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8.3.09

Industry News

McPhillips Finishes Fifth at Yumeya presents Oxbow ASP WLT at Tahara

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California (Sunday, August 2, 2009) – The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Longboard Tour (WLT) completed its first of two stops of the year with the Yumeya presents Oxbow ASP WLT at Tahara and saw three-time ASP WLT champion Colin McPhillips (San Clemente, CA), 34, lead the American front with a fifth […]

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8.3.09

Industry News

Padang Padang offers top surfers a glimpse of what's to come at Rip Curl Cup opening ceremony

Padang Padang, Bali – If the waves at Padang on Saturday for the opening ceremony of the 2009 Rip Curl Cup are any indication, the 32 surfers invited to compete in Indonesia’s most prestigious surf contest are in for some epic tube rides. Perfect two to three-foot barrels rifled over the inside section of reef […]

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7.31.09

Industry News

The Stars Will Be Shining On The Waves In Malibu

Surfrider Foundation Celebrity Expression Session September 12 at Surfrider Beach San Clemente, CA (July 31, 2009) – On September 12, celebrities from music, film and television will unite to raise ocean awareness at the Surfrider Foundation’s 4th Annual Celebrity Expression Session at First Point, Surfrider Beach in Malibu as part of the Malibu Surfing Association’s […]

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7.31.09

Industry News

The First-Ever Boardshort and Bikini Vending Machine Will Be Unveiled This August

(Huntington Beach, CA) July 31, 2009 — Quiksilver has partnered up with The Standard to reissue a limited collection of original boardshorts from the 70s and 80s. Starting August 8, The Standard Boardshorts by Quiksilver and Quiksilver women’s bikinis will be sold through the first-ever boardshort/bikini vending machines. The first vending machine will be located […]

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7.30.09

Industry News

Michel Flores Wins Event #2 of Rusty/Sun-Diego Summer Surf Series

Event #2 of the 2009 RUSTY/SUN DIEGO SUMMER SURF SERIES presented by Monster Energy was held Saturday, July 25 at San Fernando Place in Mission Beach in absolutely pumping 6 foot beach-break peaks. PRO-AM RESULTS 1. MICHEL FLORES – $1,000 2. JAKE HALSTEAD – $ 500 3. NATE CARROLL – $ 300 4. MIKE STUART […]

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7.30.09

Industry News

Surfrider Foundation Launches New Affinity Rewards Credit Card

Credit Cards Help Fund Surfrider Foundation’s Mission To Protect and Preserve Our Oceans, Waves and Beaches San Clemente, CA (July 30, 2009) – The Surfrider Foundation and CardPartner, Inc. have joined forces to launch the Surfrider Foundation Visa Platinum® Rewards credit card. For every card activated, the Surfrider Foundation receives $50, and following the activation, […]

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7.30.09

Industry News

First-Ever Quiksilver Pro Puerto Escondido Starts August 12

(Huntington Beach, Calif.) July 30, 2009- The first-ever Quiksilver Pro Puerto Escondido comes to Playa Zicatela’s famous “Mexican Pipeline” this August. The event is a three-star ASP World Qualifying Series contest and is the first ASP event ever to be held during Puerto Escondido’s peak swell period. The event will run from August 12-19 and […]

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7.29.09

Industry News

World’s best tube riders converge on Padang Padang for Rip Curl Cup

Uluwatu, Bali – An elite group of high-stakes tube riders is set to gather at Bali’s most revered wave this weekend. The opening ceremony for the Rip Curl Cup Invitational at Padang Padang will he held on Saturday, Aug. 1, the first day of the month-long event waiting period. Rip Curl International team riders Dean […]

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