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7.7.11

Contest Wire

Reef Readies for 7th Annual Reef Sweetwater Pro-Am / Innagural Art and Music Festival

Carlsbad, CA) July 7th – 2011 – Reef will once again stake its flags in the ground at Oceanic Street, Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina July 15th-July 17th for the 7th annual Reef Sweetwater Pro-Am. This years surf competition will garner local and global talent, and will also stage the first ever Reef Sweetwater Art and […]

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7.7.11

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Daphne’s and Kelly Slater Launch Next Generation of Surf Stars

Athletic Nutritional Tips from 10-Time World Champ Imparted to Eight SoCal Athletes, Two More Can Win a Spot on the Team in Contest with Surfline.com

(San Clemente, CA, July 6, 2011) – In a unique kind of partnership, Daphne’s (www.Daphnes.biz) and Kelly Slater are cultivating the newest generation of young surf stars with a mentorship in the art of surfing and nutritional health for 8 young Southern Californians. Slater, brand ambassador for Daphne’s, has chosen four boys and four girls, […]

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7.7.11

Contest Wire

Down to the Wire at the ASP PRIME Mr Price Pro Ballito

BALLITO, KwaZulu Natal/South Africa (Thursday, July 7, 2011) – It was a day defined by poignant last-minute victories as surfers competing in the ASP PRIME Mr Price Pro Ballito battled for the remaining twelve spots in this years R1.7 Million event. ASP World No. 5 and defending champion Jordy Smith (Dbn) came off the back […]

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7.7.11

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The Brazil Open of Surfing Confirmed for Rio de Janeiro in October

ARPOADOR BEACH, Rio de Janeiro/Brasil (Thursday, July 7, 2011) – The Brazil Open of Surfing was confirmed and will take place at Arpoador Beach, known as the birthplace of Brazilian surfing and the current home of the ASP World Tour which took place in May. Rio de Janeiro will be buzzing again in late October […]

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7.6.11

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2011 Arnette Cash Pot Surf Series Will Hit Oahu’s South Shore This Weekend

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif. – July 6, 2011 – Arnette is proud to announce that the fourth stop of its 2011 Cash Pot Surf Series will take place this Sunday, July 10th, at Kewalos in Honolulu, Hawaii. Arnette’s regional surf series is FREE to enter and features seven contests throughout California, New Jersey, Hawaii, Florida and […]

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7.5.11

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Surfers Battle Windy Waves on Day Two of Mr Price Pro Ballito

BALLITO, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa (Tuesday, June 5, 2011) – The action continued on day two of the ASP PRIME Mr Price Pro Ballito, with the remaining 48 surfers in the round of 96 showing their class in the wind-affected waves at Surfers Beach today. After a powerful north-easterly wind forced organisers to delay the start […]

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7.5.11

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Four Prolific NJ Photographers to Showcase Work Again

Singlefins, Boardwalks, And Story Talks II: An Evening of NJ Surf History, Presented by Intercourse Brewing Company

FOR IMMIDIATE RELEASE Jon Coen Black Sails Publications 609.290.7406 joncoen@comcast.net Tuckerton, NJ, - After a tremendous turn out in 2010, Black Sails Publications again brings together four of the Jersey Shore’s most celebrated surf photographers. On July 22, 2011 Bruce Chrisner, Donald Cresitello, Seth Stafford, and (returning from Florida) Dick ‘Mez’ Meseroll, will come together […]

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7.5.11

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ASP Women’s World Title Race On the Line at Upcoming Roxy Pro Biarritz

COTES DES BASQUES, BIARRITZ/France (Tuesday, July 5, 2011) – La Côte des Basques, world famous surf destination and cradle of French surfing, is set to host the Roxy Pro Biarritz, a unique competition format combining the traditional ASP Women’s World Longboard Tour event and the additional ASP Women’s World title season competition, from July 11 […]

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7.5.11

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New CEO at O’Neill Group

Breda / Warmond July 1st 2011 – Willem Haitink has been appointed CEO of the O’Neill group. O’Neill, founded in Santa Cruz, California in 1952, is known throughout the world as the original Surf, Snow and Lifestyle brand. Willem Haitink will start in his new role on September 1st 2011. Willem is 48 years old […]

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7.1.11

Industry News

In4mation x G-Shock One Love Party in Honolulu

Ooklah the Moc recently played at a private party for over 300 at the Mai Tai Bar located on the roof top of Ala Moana Shopping Center in Honolulu, Hawaii in celebration of In4mation’s 5th collaborative watch with G-shock. The party was filled with close friends of the In4mation Crew along with local celebrities, media […]

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