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7.2.09

Industry News

Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro Back ON With Round 3 at Praia Vila

IMBITUBA, Santa Catarina (Thursday, July 2, 2009) – Following three consecutive lay days, the Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro is back on with Round 3 hitting the water at 8am in clean three-to-four foot (1.5 metre) waves at the main site of Praia Vila. Stop No. 4 of 10 on the 2009 ASP World Tour, […]

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7.2.09

Industry News

Dr.@g0n Releases Game #2 of the Rob Machado Online Experience Web Game

(Carlsbad, CA / July 1st, 2009)- Wrapping up Game #1’s flashback to Pipe in 2000, the second installment of the Rob Machado Online Experience Game has officially launched. Game #2- The Journey, will now explore 5 of Rob’s favorite waves, symbolizing his shift from the tour and focusing on putting the soul back in surfing. […]

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7.2.09

Industry News

Joy Monahan to Defend ASP Longboard Title at Roxy Jam Biarritz

COOLANGATTA, Australia (Thursday, July 2, 2009) – Reigning ASP Women’s World Longboard Champion Joy Monahan (Oahu, HAW), 23, will defend her title at the upcoming fourth edition of the Roxy ASP Women’s World Longboard Championships (WWLC), from July 10 to 14, 2009, at La Côte des Basques in Biarritz, France. Monahan, whose first crown came […]

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7.2.09

Industry News

PACIFICO BEER LAUNCHES EPIC ADVENTURE PHOTO CONTEST

Contest Seeks Photos of Most Epic Adventures for Chance to Win Ultimate Surf Trip with Pro Surfer Joel Tudor – CHICAGO – July 2009 – Pacifico beer is asking fans of the authentic pilsner to upload photos of their adventures for the chance to live the Pacifico lifestyle and win an “Epic Adventure” of their […]

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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

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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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