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11.17.09

Industry News

Kolohe Andino Wins Rip Curl GromSearch National Final

Kolohe Andino has just shot another blaring warning flare to the surfing world. The 15 year-old San Clemente native has notched yet another major milestone victory to his decorated competitive career by scalping the 2009 Rip Curl GromSearch National Final fueled by H20 Overdrive. November 14 unveiled well-lit, highly contestable skatepark-like conditions at Salt Creek,

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11.17.09

Industry News

Jetpilot Releases The GameChanger

Jetpilot is releasing one of the most inventive boardshorts to ever hit the Action Sports market. The product is appropriately called “The GameChanger”. The concept behind this boardshort is so unique and innovative, that Jetpilot has placed it into the company’s new category that they call “Rideshorts”. The GameChanger is a Rideshort with an ultra-lite

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11.17.09

Industry News

ASP WLT Surfers Lead PLA Pro Championships

The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) Longboard Qualifying Series (LQS) men’s 1-Star PLA Pro Championships and ASP LQS women’s 2-Star PLA Pro Championships presented by Gidget saw some of the world’s top competitive longboard talent including three-time ASP World Longboard Champion Colin McPhillips (San Clemente, CA), 34, and reigning two-time ASP Women’s World Longboard Champion

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11.17.09

Industry News

2010 Boards & Waves Expo announces Dates and Location!

Boards & Waves Expo. The two-day event is the East Coast’s only “consumer expo for surfers” and will be held on April 17 & 18, 2010. The Boards & Waves Expo will feature over 100 exhibits of surfboards, fins, foam, and accessories, surfboard painting by Drew Brophy, surf- and beach-inspired artists, surfboard shaping, homemade surfboard

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11.17.09

Industry News

Ocean Friendly Gardens Invade Amazon.com

There is a new buzz in the landscaping world – residential gardens that incorporate beautiful plants that thrive in our local climate and limit the necessity for irrigation and maintenance. The Surfrider Foundation and landscaping expert Douglas Kent have taken this concept a step further to include simple design ideas that will dramatically reduce runoff

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11.17.09

Industry News

Surfer/Surfboard Shaper Gary Linden to be Honored

Sunday, November 22, 2009 3:00 PM Brooks Theater, Oceanside The California Surf Museum will be honoring long-time local surfer and surfboard shaper Gary Linden at the Second Annual California Surf Festival with presentation of its first “Silver Surfer Award.” On Sunday afternoon at the Sunshine Brooks Theater in Oceanside, a film on Gary’s life, “Shaping

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11.17.09

Industry News

SURFER Magazine 50th Anniversary Tribute on Saturday, November 21, 2009

The evening will feature legendary publishers and editors sharing stories behind the making of the magazine. SURFER editors Drew Kampion, Steve Pezman, Jim Kempton, Paul Holmes, Matt Warshaw, Steve Hawk, Evan Slater, Sam George, Chris Mauro, and Joel Patterson will be present to tell their stories and inspirations. Sean McNulty will be on hand to

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11.17.09

Industry News

WiLDCoast Nominated for Charity of the Year

WiLDCOAST is nominated for Charity of the Year for the 1st Annual Classy Awards, to be Held on November 14th at San Diego’s U.S. Grant Hotel. Support WiLDCOAST ‘s efforts to protect our coast and ocean by clicking on the link and voting at: The San Diego based conservation team is recognized for its

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11.17.09

Industry News

FUEL TV Presents the 2nd Annual California Surf Festival

November 19 – 22, 2009 Produced by and as a benefit for the California Surf Museum The California Surf Museum operates under a lease agreement with the City of Oceanside which gave the museum a perfect, 5,600-square-foot space in a perfect location in return for certain things. One of those certain things was that the

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11.11.09

Industry News

2009 Rip Curl GromSearch National Final Teaser

THE 2009 RIP CURL GROMSEARCH NATIONAL FINAL TEASER from Jon Hechtkopf on Vimeo.

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