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Thai Surfer Girl Meets Governor and Gains International Sponsor

| posted on July 02, 2009

Annissa Tita Flynn from Phuket met today with Phuket Governor Khun Wichai Phraisa-ngop regarding her upcoming surf trip to Bali and sponsorship by international surf clothing company Roxy.

Annissa, who placed in both the Wahine (ladies) division as well as in the Grom (kids) division in the recent “Quiksilver Thailand Surf Series – Monsoon Riders” surfing competition at Kalim Beach, Patong has received sponsorship from Quiksilver’s Roxy clothing line for girls.

As previously mentioned by the Phuket Boardriders Club, Quiksilver’s Jake Patterson, officially invited Annissa to compete in the “Quiksilver King of The Groms” surfing competition in Kuta Beach, Bali on July 8th through 13th.

Her sponsorship includes clothes, international attention and experience, as well as an opportunity to represent Thailand on the global stage.

Phuket Boardriders Club, is really proud to see Annissa have such a great and deserving opportunity!

Quiksilver hopes to “Motivate the Thai youth to participate at the beach – keeping them off the streets.”