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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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7.29.09

Industry News

Holly Beck Interview Featured on ReRip.com

Holly Beck is this month’s profiled surfer on rerip.com A source for free online board sports classifieds. Hang on to your hats … she’s smart, she’s beautiful, and she rips. Pro Surfer Holly Beck is the profiled rider on www.rerip.com Check out the site for a recent interview, profile, and photos. Holly discusses her quiver […]

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7.29.09

Industry News

The Yumeya presents Oxbow WLT at Tahara is LIVE

TAHARA, Japan (Wednesday, July 29, 2009) – The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Longboard Tour (WLT) has kicked off the opening event of the year, the Yumeya presents Oxbow WLT at Tahara, after waiting throughout the morning for conditions to improve. The dropping tide and slowing wind have brought contestable two-foot (1 metre) surf […]

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7.28.09

Industry News

ASP Announces Inaugural ASP World Junior Tour Commencement for 2010

COOLANGATTA, Australia (Wednesday, July 29, 2009) – Stemming from the unparalleled success of the Billabong ASP World Junior Championships, ASP International will be instituting the world’s first ASP World Junior Tour, commencing in 2010. The proposed, three-event ASP World Junior Tour will begin following January’s Billabong ASP World Junior Championship (which will crown the 2009 […]

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7.28.09

Industry News

California State Assembly Denies PXP Santa Barbara Oil Proposal Budget

San Clemente, CA (July 28, 2009) – On Friday, the California State Assembly prevented an attempt to override the State Land Commission’s denial of the Tranquillon Oil & Gas Project off the coast of Santa Barbara. They stopped legislation added to the budget that would have allowed the project to move forward. The Assembly’s decision […]

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7.28.09

Industry News

Legendary Shaper Dick Brewer to be Honored at SACRED CRAFT EXPO

Del Mar, Ca., Wednesday July 29, 2009 — On October 10 and 11 2009, the world’s greatest surfboard festival, the SACRED CRAFT Consumer Surfboard Expo, returns to Del Mar, California for a full weekend of surfboards, live shaping, glassing, art work, board demos, seminars, music, movies, art, exhibits and good times. The highlight of the […]

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