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Owen Wright Joins the Skullcandy Team

| posted on April 02, 2010

Skullcandy is extremely excited to announce the addition of Australian surfing prodigy Owen Wright from
Lennox Head NSW. The addition of Owen comes hot on the heels of the signing of 2 time and current ASP
World champ Mick Fanning. Owen joins fellow Australians Mick Fanning and Kai Otton, along with Pat and
Tanner Gudauskas, also WCT rookies to form an elite 5 pack on the 2010 Dream Tour.

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Brandon Lillard, Skullcandy Surf Marketing Manager commented, “Owen is one of the most exciting surfers in
the world and arguably one of the best rookies on the tour this year. We are really excited to have him on board
and he’s genuinely excited to be part of the program. Owen’s radical approach to his surfing fits our approach
to top of the line headphones perfectly.”


About Skullcandy

Skullcandy designs and constructs premium headphones, ear-buds, speaker docs, audio accessories, and
other audio-enabled lifestyle products. Skullcandy also collaborates with top brands to integrate its speaker
technology into products from snow helmets to jackets, beanies and bags.

The Skullcandy family includes exclusive partnerships with: Roc Nation, a Jay-Z founded music and
entertainment company, Mix Master Mike, the National Basketball Association, and the Hard Rock Hotel and
Casino in Las Vegas with branded Skullcandy stages at the Joint, Wasted Space, Rehab, and Friday night live.
Skullcandy’s roster of artists and athletes is amongst the most prolific in any industry, including rap czar Snoop
Dogg; snowboarding legends Terje Haakonsen, Mark Frank Montoya and Devun Walsh; skate pros Lizard King,
Theotis Beasley and Greg Lutzka; surf rulers Mick Fanning, Kai Otton, Kolohe Andino, the Gudauskas brothers,
and Clay Marzo; as well as free-ski greats Tanner Hall, Kaya Turski, and Tom Wallisch.

Skullcandy gear is sold globally through top retailers, specialty outlets and at www.Skullcandy.com

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