Industry News

5.13.11

Industry News

The 3rd Annual OluKai Ho’olaule’a This Coming Weekend

May 14 and 15 Kanaha Beach Park, Maui

Maui, HI (May 13, 2011)– The 3rd annual OluKai Ho’olaule’a two-day ocean festival is this weekend, May 14th and 15th 2011, at Kanaha Beach Park, Maui, celebrating the ocean lifestyle, island culture, tradition, giving back, and ‘Ohana! Elite watermen, waterwomen and enthusiasts will have the opportunity to paddle race the famous Maliko downwind course on […]

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5.13.11

Contest Wire

Lay Day for Billabong Rio Pro

BARRA DA TIJUCA, Rio de Janeiro/Brazil (Friday, May 13, 2011) – Competition has been called off for the Billabong Rio Pro today, with minimal surf and stormy conditions on offer at Barra Da Tijuca. Stop No. 3 of 11 on the Men’s ASP World Title Season and 5 of 7 for the women, the Billabong […]

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5.12.11

Contest Wire

Billabong Rio Pro Women’s Top Seeds Dominate Opening Day

BARRA DA TIJUCA, Rio De Janeiro/ Brazil (Thursday, May 12, 2011) – The ASP Top 17 kicked off the opening day of Billabong Rio Pro competition at the main event site of Barra Da Tijuca in clean two-to-three foot (1 metre) surf. Today’s highlights saw the ASP Women’s World Tour’s top seeds donate top performances […]

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5.11.11

Industry News

Komunity Project Welcomes Clay Marzo to Their International Pro Surf Team

Komunity Project is extremely pleased to announce Maui surfer Clay Marzo will join founder Kelly Slater on KP’s International Pro Surf team. Kelly; “I’m stoked to have Clay join up our team. He’s one of the sickest surfers on the planet and makes things nobody else thinks of. I hope to translate that into any […]

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5.11.11

Contest Wire

Competition Called Off for Billabong Rio Pro

BARRA DA TIJUCA, Rio De Janeiro/ Brazil (Wednesday, May 11, 2011) – After monitoring conditions throughout the morning, event organizers have called competition off for the Billabong Rio Pro today due to six foot (2 metre) closeout waves at the main event site of Barra Da Tijuca. “We went on hold this morning in hopes […]

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5.10.11

Contest Wire

ASP Top 17 Return to Brazil Amidst Fiery World Title Race for Billabong Pro Rio

BARRA DA TIJUCA, Rio de Janeiro/Brazil (Monday, May 9, 2011) – After a two-year hiatus, the world’s best female surfers will return to Brazil this week for Stop No. 5 of 7 on the 2011 ASP Women’s World Title season, the Billabong Pro Rio. Running from 12 to 16, 2011 and boasting a primary venue […]

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5.10.11

Industry News

Custom Board Giveaway Starts Now:  Bayvi, Novusswell, + Brice Surfboards

Somebody’s about to be one stoked surfer. Here’s your chance at winning a brand-new, custom-shaped surfboard by Brice Surfboards. Creatively express ‘what surfing means to you’, and you’re in. Submit a photo, submit an art piece, submit a video, submit a poem for all we care… There are no boundaries and no limits. You can […]

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5.10.11

Contest Wire

Billabong Rio Pro Commences Tomorrow

BARRA DA TAJUCA, Rio De Janeiro/ Brazil (Tuesday, May 10, 2011) – The waiting period for the Billabong Rio Pro begins tomorrow, May 11 and with a promising swell expected to ignite the beach breaks of Brazil there is a good chance that the ASP Top 34 could kick things off straight away at the […]

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5.10.11

Industry News

Quiksilver Extends Dane Reynolds Sponsorship

Huntington Beach, Calif. (May 9, 2011)- Quiksilver today announced that it has extended and expanded its sponsorship of Dane Reynolds, a leading force in the world of progressive surfing, through 2017. Reynolds, 25, of Ventura, California, and Quiksilver reached agreement earlier this week on the new global deal which extends Dane’s contract with the elite […]

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5.10.11

Industry News

Come Celebrate Melissa Porter and Support Walu International

Give Back in Style: On Wednesday, May 11th from 8pm-12pm, join Bar West as they memorialize and honor Melissa by carrying on her passion to make a difference in the world and improve the lives of others. A $10 donation is suggested at the door which will include one free drink and appetizer per person. […]

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