Industry News

5.3.11

Contest Wire

Hurley Acquires Hobie Apparel License

“Hobie by Hurley” starts a new chapter in the iconic brand’s storied legacy

COSTA MESA, CA. — May 3, 2011 — Two of the most innovative names in surfing — Hobie and Hurley — announced today that they are joining forces on a new line of men’s apparel. The partnership and resulting product will help support the near 60-year-old brand’s unequaled assortment of ocean-based sporting equipment. “Since my […]

more

5.2.11

Contest Wire

ASP PRIME Nike 6.0 Lowers Pro Begins Tomorrow

SAN CLEMENTE, California/USA (Monday, May 2, 2011) – The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) PRIME Nike 6.0 Lowers Pro is set to host some of surfing’s biggest names at the fabled cobblestone pointbreak of Lower Trestles in San Clemente, Califorina beginning tomorrow, May 3, 2011. Accompanying the Nike 6.0 Lowers Pro will be the ASP […]

more

5.2.11

Contest Wire

Red-Hot ASP Women’s World Title Race Hits Commonwealth Bank Beachley Classic

DEE WHY, New South Wales/Australia (Monday, May 2, 2011) – The Commonwealth Bank Beachley Classic, Event No. 4 of 7 on the 2011 ASP Women’s World Title season, is set to commence tomorrow, ushering in the latest installment of the red-hot ASP Women’s World Title Race. The richest event on the 2011 ASP Women’s World […]

more

5.2.11

Contest Wire

Keanu Asing Wins ASP 1-Star Unsound Pro Junior in New York

LONG BEACH, New York / USA (Friday, April 29, 2011) – Keanu Asing (Ewa Beach, HI), 17, earned top honors at the ASP 1-Star Unsound Pro Junior in an electric final that saw the young Hawaiian unleash powerful backhand surfing on several lefthanders. Asing got the best of a flurry of exchanges over fellow finalists […]

more

5.2.11

Contest Wire

Sally Fitzgibbons Takes Back-To-Back Wins at Subaru Pro in New Zealand

TARANAKI, New Plymouth/New Zealand (Saturday, April 30, 2011) – Sally Fitzgibbons, (AUS), 20, has well and truly shaken the proverbial ‘runner-up-monkey’ off her back, taking her second consecutive elite tour victory, winning the ASP Subaru Pro TSB Bank Women’s Surf Festival in Taranaki, New Zealand today. Fresh off her maiden victory at Bells Beach last […]

more

4.29.11

Industry News

Dan Ross Partners with 1% for the Planet

YAMBA, New South Wales/Australia (Friday, April 29, 2011) – Dan Ross (AUS), 28, member of the elite ASP Top 34, has joined “1% for the Planet (1%)”, pledging a portion of his income to support non-profit organizations focused on sustainability. “ASP World Tour Surfer Dan Ross is our first professional athlete and a great addition […]

more

4.29.11

Contest Wire

ASP Intl Confirms Roxy Pro in Biarritz to ASP Women’s World Title Schedule

VILLA BELZA, Biarritz/France (Thursday, April 28, 2011)– ASP International and Roxy are proud to confirm that the ASP Women’s Longboard World Title (WLT) event that traditionally comes to Biarritz during July will be joined this year by the ASP Top 17 as well as wildcard Lee-Ann Curren (FRA), 20, for the sixth event of the […]

more

4.29.11

Contest Wire

Final Day of Subaru Pro TSB Bank Women’s Surf Festival is ON

TARANAKI, New Plymouth/New Zealand (Saturday, April 30, 2011) – The ocean has delivered for the final day of competition at the ASP Subaru Pro with great one-meter waves on offer at Back Beach that will see round 4 underway at 7.30am local time. “We were excited to look over the cliff an see crowd of […]

more

4.29.11

Contest Wire

Youth Surf Contest Perpetuates Surfing Stoke

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HONOLULU (April 27, 2011) – T&C Surf invites the public to the 14th Annual T&C Surf / Surfer Magazine Grom Contest presented by Wahoo’s Fish Tacos. Join the T&C ohana May 21-22 at Queen’s surf break in Waikiki for a weekend full of surf, fun and sun. The event gives surfers age […]

more