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8.12.11

Industry News

Weezer, CAKE and Ziggy Marley added to the Doheny Days Music Festival September 10 & 11 at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, CA

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 9, 2011 Contact: Lex Davies lex@omegaevents.com [Dana Point, CA] – Legendary alt-rock band Weezer have been added to the line-up for the Doheny Days Music Festival, September 10 & 11 at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, CA. To date, Weezer has sold over 10 million albums and is considered one

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8.12.11

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Joe McElroy Joins ERGO as Creative Director

ERGO is thrilled to announce that industry thoroughbred, Joe McElroy, has joined the team as Creative Director. After a congress consisting of Mark McGuire, Condalisa Rice, and 2 headless horseman consulted, it was decided that Mr. McElroy would be ideal for the position. Condalisa pointed out, “Joe Mac has a lush background in the industry,

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8.12.11

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Quiksilver Waterman Peter Mel Wins the Billabong Pico Alto 2011

Yesterday, the world’s best big wave surfers battled 45 foot waves at the second competition in the 2011 Big Wave World Tour in Peru. Quiksilver surfer Peter Mel secured the first place prize, and his first ever Big Wave World Tour victory. The legendary Mel started the hour long final heat off strong with a

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8.11.11

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22nd Annual Dale Velzy Surf Classic & Luau Dates Have Been Selected For This September

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Bobby Knox Doheny Longboard Surfing Association (714) 651-2717 DLSAPR@hotmail.com The Doheny Longboard Surfing Association’s (DLSA) annual Dale Velzy Surf Classic & Luau date has been selected. After twenty plus years of successfully predicting the optimum swell and tide opportunities, the club has selected this year’s Dale Velzy Classic to be

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8.11.11

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Day at the Beach Events 2011

Helping underprivileged kids enjoy sun and surf! Kids’ Day at the Beach will be on August 20 2011 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM at La Jolla Shores. Mark the dates below on your calendar, start working on your tan and don’t forget to visit our volunteer and sponsor pages for more info on how

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8.10.11

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theSURFnetwork.com Launches Channel on Roku

Solana Beach, Calif. 8-9-11- Opper Sports Productions announces the launch of theSURFnetwork video-on-demand (VOD) channel on the Roku platform. The best-selling streaming player in the U.S., Roku brings nearly 300 channels of video, music and games to the TV. “This is a major milestone in unlocking on-demand surf content to a national audience. With Roku,

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8.10.11

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US Open Pandemonium by Dragon Sunglasses

Dragon team signings, parties, pandemonium, beach games, bikinis, hot and sunny days and ‘Hall of Fame’ inductions. Check out what went down with the Dragon crew last week during the US Open of Surfing

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8.9.11

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Sad News for Jeff Ho and His Wife Babette

Dear Friends, As many of you may know, Jeff’s wife Babette was recently diagnosed with late stage cancer. And while this is always a dreaded diagnosis, with medical advances today this is a disease that now can be fought and beaten. However, with that fight comes medical expenses, and Jeff and Babette need our help

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8.8.11

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Quiksilver Pro New York Music & Festival Line-Up Announced

QUIKSILVER IS BRINGING NEW YORKERS THE BIGGEST MUSIC AND ACTION SPORTS LINE-UP FOR THE QUIKSILVER PRO NEW YORK WITH 40+ MUSICAL PERFORMANCES INCLUDING THE FLAMING LIPS, GIRL TALK, INTERPOL, TAKING BACK SUNDAY, Q-TIP, BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB, PORTUGAL. THE MAN, NEON INDIAN, WAVVES & SPECIAL GUEST PERFORMANCES Labor Day Weekend Appearances by Quiksilver, Roxy and

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8.8.11

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Nike Crowns “The Chosen Contest”
Winning Crew at Nike US Open of Surfing

German Surf Crew "FUS" Wins the Chance to Live Like a Nike Pro

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (August 7, 2011) - Nike (NYSE:NKE) today announced “FUS,” a German surf crew, won “The Chosen” summer video contest at the US Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, Calif. The Chosen Contest is a one-of-a-kind socially driven video contest designed to give action sport crews the opportunity to showcase their style, skill

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