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7.14.09

Industry News

Hawaii's Finest Take Flight for 2nd Stop of 2009 Rip Curl GromSearch fueled by H20 Overdrive

Costa Mesa, CA (July 13, 2009): This past Saturday July 11, Hawaii’s best youth came out to Kewalo Basin in hopes of Rip Curl GromSearch glory and an invite to the National Finals at Salt Creek.  With rippable surf gracing the line-up, the light-footed surfing of Kain Daly, Keala Naihe, Kaulana Apo and more had […]

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7.14.09

Roxy's Jennifer Smith Wins Roxy Jam in Biarritz

Huntington Beach, CA (July 14, 2009) – Roxy team rider and native Californian Jennifer Smith (USA), 23, won the Roxy Jam in Biarritz, France today to claim the second ASP Women’s World Longboard title of her brilliant career after defeating Coline Menard (FRA), 21, in the finals.  Smith, who raised her world title trophy in […]

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7.14.09

Jennifer Smith Wins 2009 Roxy Jam, Claims her second ASP Women’s World Longboard Title

BIARRITZ, France (Tuesday, July 14, 2009) – Jennifer Smith (California, USA), 23, won the Roxy Jam in Biarritz today to claim the second ASP Women’s World Longboard title of her brilliant career after defeating fellow finalist and outsider Coline Menard (Reunion Island, FRA), 21, in the final exchange of the 2009 edition. Smith, who dominated […]

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7.13.09

Features

Body Surfer Dies at Newport Beach

by Taylor Sopppe SurferMag.com Correspondent Ocean activities have their risks, and Newport Beach was given a sobering reminder of this when a body turned up in the water off 14th Street on Thursday, July 9. The man was a 44-year old from Costa Mesa whose identity is being withheld. Witnesses said they saw him body […]

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7.13.09

Industry News

Registration Now Open for ECSC Pro, Amateur Surfing Competitions

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The 47th Annual East Coast Surfing Championships (ECSC) announces that surf competitor registration is now open for all professional and amateur surfing divisions. ECSC competitors in both Pro and Am divisions can register securely online with a credit card. The forty-seventh (47) installment of the granddaddy of East Coast surfing contests […]

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7.13.09

Semifinalists Decided, ASP Women’s World Longboard Champion Crowned Tomorrow

The 2009 Roxy ASP Women’s World Longboard Championships entered its business end today with Round 2 and the Quarterfinals of the world title deciding event being completed in consistent three foot (one meter) waves at La Côte des Basques. Pressure was on all faces and competitors stepped-up to deliver spectacular surfing, event favorites taking a […]

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7.13.09

Industry News

Sandi Slamet Wins Crown in Quiksilver King of the Groms Final at Kuta Beach Bali

16 year old Sandi Slamet from Cimaja-West Java won Quiksilver’s King of the Groms 2009 yesterday at Halfways-Kuta Beach, battling it out in a riveting 30 minute final against 12 year old Jeren from Canggu and coming back to the beach the ecstatic winner of the Crown and an all expense paid trip to Hossegor […]

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7.13.09

Industry News

Austin Ware and Patrick Gudauskas Finish Fifth in Brazil

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California (Sunday, July 12, 2009) – Action on The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Qualifying Series (WQS) continued this week when Austin Ware (Solana Beach, CA), 28, and Patrick Gudauskas (San Clemente, CA), 23, led their fellow Americans when they earned equal fifth place finishes at the ASP 6-Star Maresia Surf International […]

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7.12.09

Defending Roxy Jam Champion Monahan Exits Competition,Williams Flares

La Côte des Basques, Biarritz – France (Saturday, July 12, 2009) – The Roxy ASP Women’s World Longboard Championships got underway today in Biarritz with Round 1 being completed in dramatic fashion as reigning ASP Women’s World Longboard Champion Joy Monahan (HAW) was eliminated in Heat 8 by Summer Romero (USA). From major upsets to […]

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7.11.09

Roxy ASP Women’s World Longboard Championships Kick-off Postponed on Day 1

La Côte des Basques, Biarritz – France (Saturday, July 11, 2009) – The waiting period of the 2009 Roxy ASP Women’s World Longboard Championships started today in Biarritz, small surf in the two foot (0.5 meter) range forcing contest officials to postpone the competition kick-off. Several calls were made in order to assess conditions throughout […]

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