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6.7.11

Industry News

The Hottest Hundred Yards

The Eighties at Echo Beach Book Launch Party

Last night, Wednesday, June 1st Quiksilver and Partners and Spade celebrated Jamie Brisick and Mike Moir’s surf retrospective The Eighties at Echo Beach with the Hottest Hundred Yards book launch party and photo exhibit in downtown Manhattan. 500 guests attended the store front for an evening filled with everything representative of the radical era of […]

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6.7.11

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Vans Welcomes Wade Goodall to the Surf Team

Multi-Talented Australian Becomes Newest Member of Vans Surf Family

Cypress, CA (June 7, 2011) – In a move that extends Vans’ Global Surf Team to the Southern Hemisphere and secures a rising young talent who is amazingly creative both in and out of the water, Vans today announces the signing of Australian surfer Wade Goodall to the Vans roster. Hailing from the Sunshine Coast […]

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6.7.11

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Surfindian Opening Reception for Susan Wickstrand and Kevin Roche “The Wild Ones” Art Show Saturday, June 11, 7-10 pm @ Surfindian

On Saturday evening, June 11, from 7-10 pm, Surfindian will proudly host the opening reception for the Susan Wickstrand and Kevin Roche “The Wild Ones” art show.  The show will feature new photography from Kevin, and new collaborative oil and encaustic collages from Susan, including collaborations with famed surf photographers Art Brewer, Tom Servais and […]

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6.7.11

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Surfrider Foundation Wins Lawsuit for Beach Access at Strands

San Clemente, CA (June 6, 2011) – The Surfrider Foundation won an important victory today when Judge Joan M. Lewis ruled in favor of open beach access at the Dana Point Strands Beach.  Specifically, she ruled that the City of Dana Point’s severe beach access restrictions are unlawful because the record put forth by the […]

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6.7.11

Contest Wire

Top Canadian Surfers Ready to Heat Up 5th Annual Rip Curl Stew Contest

TOFINO, BC—On Saturday June 11th and Sunday June 12th Canada’s top professional surfers and some impressive up-and-comers will take to the Pacific North West’s cold waves to heat up the fifth annual Rip Curl Stew presented by Monster Energy surf contest. Last year’s competition drew an impressive 90 competitors and 850 spectators to Cox Bay, […]

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6.7.11

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The Subaru Chip Miller Surf & Turf presented by Fox, Ocean Minded & Kerbeck Subaru

The Chip Miller Charitable Foundation is proud to announce it is 8th Annual Surf Fest, taking place on July 28th, 2011 at the 7th Street Surfing Beach, in Ocean City, NJ. In addition to the surf event, there will also be our first-ever golf tournament, which will be hosted at Greate Bay Country Club in […]

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6.7.11

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Santa Monica Pier Kicks off Summer with Historic Paddle Races and Ocean Festival

Stand up paddling is the fastest growing sport in the world right now. This summer the Santa Monica Paddle Race and Ocean Festival connects paddling’s present with its past through races and a historic surfing and paddling museum that will take over the Santa Monica Pier, Saturday June 11th. The event, sponsored by surf clothing […]

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6.7.11

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Nathan Flecther Voted onto Nixon Surf Team

ENCINITAS, CA- A few years in the making and now officially part of the program, Nathan Fletcher is now onboard the Nixon Surf Team. A friend of Nixon for as long as anyone can remember, Nathan was voted onto the team with no hesitation from the current team roster which includes the likes of Bruce […]

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6.6.11

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2011 Surfing Walk of Fame Inductees Announced

Machado, Frye, Dale, “Gidget”, Beacham, Fury and Hole in Wall Gang honored in 18th annual ceremony

Huntington Beach, CA – June 3, 2011 – The votes have been tallied and seven legendary wave riders will once again be forever enshrined in surfing’s history books. Through a selection ballot, a host of respected surf industry veterans, former professionals and surf journalists narrowed down a field of hundreds of candidates to name the […]

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6.6.11

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T&C Surf Raises $82,000 for Japan

Honolulu (June 6, 2011) – Through the sales of their “Malama Japan” t-shirts, T&C surf designs Hawaii has raised $82,000 for the American Red Cross (arc) – Japan earthquake and tsunami relief fund. On March 24 the company launched a fundraising partnership with arc with a mission to donate one-hundred percent of the company’s net […]

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