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7.6.09

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ASP World Title Race Intensifies for Upcoming Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay

JEFFREYS BAY, South Africa (Monday, July 6, 2009) – Hot off the heals of the ASP Dream Tour South American leg, the world’s best surfers are readying themselves for the upcoming Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay, held at the iconic South African pointbreak from July 9 – 19, 2009. Event No. 5 of 10 on the […]

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7.6.09

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IRISH LORE: LEGEND OF JOE RODDY

Ireland’s First Surfer Rides Again By Taylor Soppe SurferMag.com The year was 1949, and it was a quiet day at Soldier Point in Dundalk, Ireland. One lone figure was creeping out to sea on some mysterious watercraft that he had constructed himself. And suddenly, the boy paddled around and was gliding inward, propelled by a […]

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7.6.09

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Ventura Film Festival- Day 7

The 2009 Ventura Film Festival is over. Today at the Majestic Ventura Theater was absolutely incredible. We were visited by two all time surfing greats, Ian Cairns and Peter “PT” Townend, who gave a question & answer session and signed autographs after the screening of “Bustin’ Down the Door.” They also discussed the importance of […]

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7.6.09

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Tanner Gudauskas Wins Mr. Price Pro Ballito, Jumps To 6 On WQS

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California (Sunday, July 5, 2009) – Tanner Gudauskas (San Clemente, CA), 21, earned the best result of his professional career when he won the ASP 6-Star Mr. Price Pro Ballito in South Africa today over Australian James Taipan Wood, launching him from 20th to sixth overall on the ASP WQS, putting him in […]

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7.6.09

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Clash of the Icons – Occy vs. Curren Rematch at Jeffreys Bay

Surfers Village News Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 3 July, 2009 : – - Jeffreys Bay — The rivalry between Australian wunderkind Mark Occhilupo and California soul champion Tom Curren produced the most exciting competitive clashes in the history of surfing. For the first decade of surfing’s ASP pro circuit Occy and Tommy dominated the world […]

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7.6.09

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IT'S MOVIE TIME: Ventura Film Festival Roars to Life

by Taylor Soppe SurferMag.com Correspondent Click here to find out more about the festival and show times. It is the sixth anniversary of the Ventura Film Festival, and this year’s selection boasts a wide spectrum of feature films, shorts, and documentaries by both local and well-known filmmakers. Running from June 29 through July 5, the […]

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7.6.09

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The 2009 Rip Curl GromSearch is heading to Cimaja

On the 5th of July, Rip Curl is once again going on the Search for Indonesia´s hottest Grom. The location for Rip Curls GromSearch stop number 4 is Cimaja, West Java. A beautiful set up on the coast that offers beautiful waves and great conditions. Being the home of surfers like Dede Suryana, current top […]

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7.6.09

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Kelly Slater Rebounds to Claim Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro Over De Souza

IMBITUBA, Santa Catarina (Friday, July 3, 2009) –Kelly Slater (USA), 37, reigning nine-time ASP World Champion, has claimed the 2009 Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro over an in-form Adriano de Souza (BRA), 22, in clean three-to-four foot (1 metre) waves at the main site of Praia Vila. Event No. 4 of 10 on the 2009 […]

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7.6.09

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Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro to Crown Champion by Day's End

IMBITUBA, Santa Catarina (Friday, July 3, 2009) – The Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro is underway as the final day of competition will hit the three-to-four foot (1.5 metre) waves on offer at Praia Vila with Round 4 beginning at 7:30am. Stop No. 4 of 10 on the 2009 ASP World Tour, the Hang Loose […]

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7.6.09

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Hawaiian Islands Vintage Auction Rolls Out the Big Stuff

From SURFERS VILLAGE NEWS Hawaiian Islands Vintage Auction rolls out the big stuff.. Bear Surfboards Balsa & more from “Big Wednesday”,  1978. Pre-auction estimate: $15,000 – $20,000. Hawaiian Islands Vintage Surf Auction Presented by Quiksilver Premium Blaisdell Center, Honolulu Hawaii 17 – 18 July 2009 Big ticket items catalog available July first Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 2 […]

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