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7.2.09

Industry News

Third Consecutive Lay Day for Hang Loose SC Pro, Possible Start Tomorrow

IMBITUBA, Santa Catarina (Wednesday, July 1, 2009) – With only small conditions in the two-to-three foot (1 metre) range still on offer at the main site of Praia Vila, the Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro has called its third consecutive lay day for competition. Event No. 4 of 10 on the 2009 ASP World Tour, […]

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7.2.09

Industry News

Geology, weather affect erosion rates on regions of California coast

Royal Palm Beach, Fla. — The shoreline and seaside cliffs in California are eroding at increasing rates, especially in the short term, and a variety of causes—from El Nino to geology—may be involved. About 40% of California beaches are eroding in the long term—defined as 120 years—and that number increases to 66% in the short […]

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7.2.09

Industry News

Thai Surfer Girl Meets Governor and Gains International Sponsor

Annissa Tita Flynn from Phuket met today with Phuket Governor Khun Wichai Phraisa-ngop regarding her upcoming surf trip to Bali and sponsorship by international surf clothing company Roxy. Annissa, who placed in both the Wahine (ladies) division as well as in the Grom (kids) division in the recent “Quiksilver Thailand Surf Series – Monsoon Riders” […]

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7.2.09

Industry News

HURLEY U.S. OPEN OF SURFING PAYS TRIBUTE TO 50 YEARS OF COMPETITIVE SURFING

“True Performance” Walk of Champions celebrates storied history HUNTINGTON BEACH, California – Youth collides with history at the Hurley U.S. Open of Surfing, July 18 to 26, when the world’s largest professional surfing competition honors the golden anniversary of competitive surfing at the famed Huntington Beach Pier. The U.S. Open venue will be infused with […]

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7.2.09

Industry News

YALLINGUP SURFILM FESTIVAL DEBUTS UNDER THE STARS AT MADFISH WINERY

Yallingup, Western Australia. June 30, 2009 – The Yallingup Surfilm Festival is honored to announce its partnership with MadFish Winery for the upcoming Surf Film Festival to be held in January, 2010. MadFish Winery will serve as the featured venue for all film showings during the weekend-long surf culture experience. The three-day event aims to […]

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7.2.09

Industry News

Orange County 2008 Annual Ocean and Bay Water Quality Report

The Orange County 2008 Annual Ocean and Bay Water Quality Report is now available on-line at: www.ocbeachinfo.com This year’s report is our eighth annual report and builds on the success of prior reports by continuing to track sewage spills and sewage spill related ocean and bay water closures in Orange County. As in the past, […]

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7.2.09

Industry News

ROXY ANNOUNCES TOUR DATES FOR DEAR AND YONDER

Groundbreaking Surf Film Features Daring Stories of Women United By The Sea Huntington Beach, Calif. – (June 29, 2008) – Roxy and Villa Villa Cola Productions are pleased to announce the official tour dates for Dear and Yonder, the groundbreaking feature film by noted surf filmmakers Tiffany Campbell and Andria Lessler for summer 2009. Roxy, […]

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7.2.09

Industry News

FCS GMB-5

The FCS GMB-5 is used extensively by Mayhem’s stable of LOST team riders and some of the world’s best surfers. Having access to such high calibre surfers like Chris Ward and many of the top ASP tour professionals guarantees the FCS GMB-5 will live up to high expectations. Geometry The FCS GMB template is a […]

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7.2.09

Features

Keanu Asing Wins ASP Grade-4 Nike 6.0 Pier Pressure

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California (Monday, June 29, 2009) – Keanu Asing (Ewa Beach, HI), 16, won the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) Grade-4 Nike 6.0 Pier Pressure presented by Jack’s Surfboards at South Huntington Beach Pier this afternoon over fellow finalists Dillon Perillo (Malibu, CA), 19, Evan Thompson (Jacksonville Beach, FL), 17, and Chase Wilson (Newport […]

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6.29.09

Industry News

DRIVE THRU AUSTRALIA (pt. 2) – DVD AVAILABLE THIS SUMMER

Encinitas, Ca. June 29, 2009 -  14 Day Productions and Koastal Media are pleased to announce that Drive Thru Australia will be launching on DVD worldwide July 28th 2009. Back again for the 9th installment in the Drive Thru Series.  Regulars Donavon Frankenreiter , Benji Weatherley and  Pat O’Connell are joined by  big wave rider Shane Dorian, three […]

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