Industry News

6.20.11

Industry News

Kassia Meador Roxy Wetsuit Collection

Kassia Meador for Roxy collection available on June 22nd

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6.20.11

Industry News

Kassia Meador Re-signs with Roxy as Ambassador and Designer

Encinitas, California (June 15, 2011) – Pro surfer, photographer and artist, Kassia Meador, renews her partnership with Roxy, adding the title of designer to her list of talents. The 28-year-old California girl has been an integral part of both women’s surfing and the Roxy brand’s growth since she was 17-years-old. Kassia will now be both […]

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6.20.11

Contest Wire

Julian Wilson Wins ASP Prime Quiksilver Pro Portugal

RIBEIRA D’ILHAS, Ericeira/Portugal (Sunday, June 19, 2011) – Julian Wilson (Sunshine Coast, AUS) 22, has won the ASP PRIME Quiksilver Pro Portugal defeating Gabriel Medina (BRA) 17, in a much anticipated matchup between the two inform surfers of the event, 19.37 to 12.83. A near perfect performance from Wilson left no chance for his younger […]

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6.17.11

Contest Wire

HDX Hydration Mix to Support Athletes at the Quiksilver USA Surfing Championships

For Immediate Release: SAN CLEMENTE, Calif.— June 17, 2011— HDX Hydration Mix is excited to announce its support as an associate sponsor of this year’s Quiksilver USA Championships taking place at Huntington Beach Pier, June 18-19 and Lower Trestles at San Onofre State Beach, June 21-25. This is set to be a high-caliber event pitting […]

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6.16.11

Contest Wire

Mr Price Pro Ballito to Host South African Surfing Icon Shaun Tomson

BALLITO, Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa (Wednesday, June 15, 2011) – South African surfing legend and South Africa’s only world surfing champion Shaun Tomson (Santa Barbara, California) returns to Ballito in July to attend the world’s longest running professional surfing event, the R 1.7 Million Mr Price Pro Ballito. Formerly known as the Gunston 500, Tomson […]

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6.15.11

Contest Wire

ASP Stars Hit the Books in Between Contests

COOLANGATTA, Queensland/Australia (Wednesday, 15 June, 2011) – The life of a professional surfer may not be life you expected. Sure there’s sponsorship dollars (for some), trips to exotic waves in far off lands, an endless array of surfboards at your disposal, magazine photo shoots and celebrity status. But what happens when the spotlight fades, if […]

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6.15.11

Industry News

Reef Welcomes Mikala Jones to the Team

(Carlsbad, CA) June 14th, 2011 – Reef is pleased to officially announce the addition of Mikala Jones, the ultimate ‘Modern Gypsy’, to the team, as he will represent both footwear and apparel around the globe. Acclaimed for his graceful and versatile style of free surfing, Reef is proud to have Mikala fill a unique spot […]

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6.15.11

Industry News

Ocean Minded, Inc. Announces ‘Be Ocean Minded in Samoa’ Sweepstakes

SAN CLEMENTE, CA—JUNE 8, 2011— Ocean Minded, Inc. is thrilled to announce a sweepstakes to win a trip to Samoa! The ‘Be Ocean Minded in Samoa’ sweepstakes runs through July 5th and is in partnership with the Samoa Tourism Authority, and Air Pacific. Participants are invited to enter at www.oceanminded.com and two lucky winners and […]

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6.14.11

Contest Wire

Quiksilver Signs on as Title Sponsor for the  Surfing America 2011 USA Championships This June

U.S. Surfers Compete for Top Spots on the 2012 PacSun USA Surf Team; Surfline.com to Distribute Live Webcast Coverage

San Juan Capistrano, Calif. – June 14, 2011 – Surfing America is pleased to announce that Quiksilver has signed on for title sponsorship of the USA Championships, the week-long event that brings the top U.S. junior surfing champions to California to compete for a place on the 2012 PacSun USA Surf Team. This year’s USA […]

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6.14.11

Contest Wire

Nat Young Takes Top Honours on Day One of ASP PRIME Quiksilver Pro Portugal

RIBEIRA D’ILHAS/ERICEIRA, Portugal (Tuesday, June 14, 2011) – The opening day of the ASP PRIME Quiksilver Pro Portugal witnessed two intense sessions of surfing separated by the high tide with Nat Young (Santa Cruz, CA) 19, leading the stacked international field of elite surfers in rippable 3-4ft (1m) right-handers at Ribera D’Ilhas. The ASP PRIME […]

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