12.23.09

Industry News

A Pleasant Surprise, the First 16mm NJ Surf Film, Now Available on DVD!

New Jersey, December 23th, 2009 – The buzzed about surf film, A Pleasant Surprise, makes its way to DVD after a wildly successful world premiere at the Paramount Theatre in Asbury Park, a sold out screening at the New York Surf Film Festival & successful screenings in Philadelphia and Long Beach Island. The film, a

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12.23.09

Industry News

Power Yoga for Happiness 2, The Surf Edition Now Available

Reach out and stretch your limits to achieve personal fitness excellence you never imagined with Power Yoga for Happiness 2, The Surf Edition from well-respected Eoin Finn, Yoga instructor and Blissologist. Eoin Finn has done it again with his release of Power Yoga for Happiness 2, The Surf Edition following the incredible success of his

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12.23.09

Industry News

NRG's Blake Thornton Qualifies for 2010 ASP World Tour

NRG surf wear (www.nrghome.com) is proud to announce that our sponsored surfer Blake Thornton has beaten thousands of hopefuls to qualify for the prestigious Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) 2010 Dream Tour. The 24 year old local surfer from Little Bay in Sydney has cemented his reputation as one of the world’s top 44 surfers

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12.22.09

Industry News

Boardworks Announces New Paddle Sport Division; Rusty Signs On

(Encinitas, CA December 21) Boardworks announces a new Paddle Sport Division. “Stand Up Paddling has been among the bright spots at retail in a very tough market,” said Boardworks’ Bob Rief. “Boardworks has “been there” since the beginning of the category with C4 Waterman, the “original SUP company” well known for its great products, world

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12.22.09

Industry News

S.L.A.T.E. Pop Up Shop at AK1511

The S.L.A.T.E. Pop-Up Shop @ AK1511 is a unique retail concept launching December 20, 2009 at the AK1511 event space in Venice, CA. Located in the heart of trendy shopping street Abbot Kinney Blvd., it is the first-ever pop-up shop to be hosted by a fashion tradeshow as a showcase for their exhibiting designers and

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12.21.09

Industry News

Kustom Congratulates Joel Parkinson on His Triple Crown Victory

No stranger to the North Shore, Parko proved to us once again that he is one of the best all around surfers in the world by winning his second consecutive Triple Crown. At the prime age of 28, Joel has plenty of time to add to his number of Triple Crown victories as well as

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12.18.09

Industry News

Brendan Buckley Signs with Kona's Surf Team

WILDWOOD, N.J. (Dec. 18, 2009) – Kona Sports is proud to announce the latest addition to its pro surf team. Jersey dark horse and rising surf pro, Brendan Buckley, has joined forces with the retail giant. “Buck is one of the most innovative surfers to come out of the east coast and we feel he

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12.18.09

Features

Trailblazer Contest: Name the Surf Spot and Win a Package from Ted's Shreds

The Trail Blazer Contest presented by Ted Shred’s Surf spots are just inaccessible treasures without trails leading to them. Every surf spot has a trail or path that must be walked before the paddle out, and after taking photos of trails to surf spots from all over the world, we’ve put it to you to

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12.17.09

Industry News

Joel Parkinson Wins Final Stop of Nixon WTA

ENCINITAS, CA – Joel Parkinson walked away the winner of the final stop of the 2009 Nixon Winner-Takes-All (WTA) during the Vans Triple Crown. Parkinson secured his WTA victory as the overall Triple Crown champion at the Billabong Pipeline Masters on Oahu’s North Shore. 2009 marks the second year in a row that Parkinson claimed

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12.17.09

Industry News

Bacalso and Ho Take ASP Rookie of Year Honors in Hawaiian Sweep

COOLANGATTA, Queensland/Australia (Friday, December 18, 2009) -Hawaiians Kekoa Bacalso (HAW), 24, and Coco Ho (HAW), 18, have claimed the 2009 ASP World Tour and ASP Women’s World Tour Rookie of the Year Award following impressive performances amongst the world’s finest surfers throughout year Bacalso, who finished ASP World No. 18, proved to be the dark

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