Industry News

4.25.11

Contest Wire

ASP Top 17 Gear Up for TSB Bank Women’s Surf Festival

TARANAKI, New Plymouth/New Zealand (Monday, April 26, 2011) – The ASP Women’s World Title season will move from strength to strength this week with the commencement of the TSB Bank Women’s Surf Festival in Taranaki, New Zealand from April 27 through May 1, 2011. In the midst of a red-hot ASP Women’s World Title season, […]

more

4.25.11

Contest Wire

Kelly Slater Takes 5th at Rip Curl Pro, Retains Rankings Lead on ASP World Title Race

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California / USA (Monday, April 25, 2011) – The second stop on the 2011 ASP World Title Race, the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach presented by Ford wrapped up the event in dramatic fashion in firing 6-to-10 foot (2-3 metre) waves at Victoria’s, iconic amphitheatre. Reigning 10-time ASP World Champion Kelly Slater (Cocoa […]

more

4.24.11

Contest Wire

Geiselman and Peterson Claim ASP 4-Star Rob Machado Seaside Pro Junior

SEASIDE REEF, California / USA (April 23, 2011)– Evan Geiselman (New Smyrna Beach, FL), 17, and Lakey Peterson (Santa Barbara, CA), 16, earned impressive victories in each of their respective divisions today at the men’s and women’s ASP 4-Star Rob Machado Seaside Pro Junior presented by Hurley, Reef, and Whole Foods Market in peaky two-to-four […]

more

4.21.11

Industry News

Rise Above Plastics this Earth Day with HDX Mix

HDX will be celebrating environmental awareness through giving away limited edition HDX/Vapur reusable water bottles for Earth Day. Our specific focus will be around the launch of a filtered water station at Second Reef in Laguna Beach. The filtered water system will provide visitors free access to cold clean water and encourage them to use […]

more

4.21.11

Contest Wire

World’s Best Female Surfers Score Pristine Bells for Rip Curl Pro Round 2

BELLS BEACH, Victoria/Australia (Thursday, April 21, 2011) – Round 2 of the Rip Curl Women’s Pro Bells Beach presented by Ford Fiesta, the second stop on the 2011 ASP Women’s World Title season, was completed this morning in firing three-to-five (1 – 1.5 metre) waves at Bells Beach and the world’s best female surfers reveled […]

more

4.20.11

Contest Wire

Justine Dupont Clinches ASP 1-Star Breti’ Girls Pro Junior in Excellent Surf

LA SAUZAIE, Brétignolles, France (Wednesday, April 20, 2011) – Justine Dupont (Lacanau, FRA), 19, has won the ASP 1-Star Breti Girls Pro Junior ahead of Maud Lecar (Saint Martin, FRA), Garazi Sanchez (Sopelana, EUK) and Leticia Canales (Sopelana, EUK) today, in excellent and consistent four-to-five foot (1.2 to 1.5 meter) waves. Second stop on this […]

more

4.20.11

Industry News

Electric Visual Announces the Release of the Hardknox Acetate

San Clemente, California – April 2011 Roll with the punches in the new Hardknox, a distinguished twist on a legendary style. Created from hand-made acetate, the Hardknox’s pristine lines, classic temples and scalloped arms can take on whatever life dishes out. Hand Made Acetate Collection: Electric introduces our new Hand Made Acetate collection for summer […]

more

4.20.11

Industry News

Simple Shoes and SURFER Magazine present Earth Week Code Leak

Every day this week we’re leaking a code good for a free pair of Simple Shoes and a free membership the Surfrider Foundation. How it works: Keep a close eye on Simple’s facebook wall. Every day during Earth week (4/18-4/22) Simple will leak a code between 10am and 2pm PST that’s good for a free […]

more

4.20.11

Industry News

Surfrider Foundation Marks One-Year Anniversary of the Gulf Spill

Continuing Efforts Include New Testing Program, Launch Of New Website And Awareness Event

San Clemente, CA (April 20, 2011) – Today marks the sobering anniversary of the massive Gulf Spill. On April 20, 2010, a blowout on British Petroleum’s Deepwater Horizon set off a chain of events that would eventually become our nation’s worst environmental disaster. The accident not only claimed 11 lives, but over the next 87 […]

more

4.20.11

Contest Wire

Joel Parkinson Leads ASP Top Stars in Assault on Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach Round 1

BELLS BEACH, Victoria/Australia (Wednesday, April 20, 2011) – Today marks the commencement of the 50th Anniversary of competition surfing at Bells Beach as Round 1 of the 2011 Rip Curl Pro Bells presented by Ford Ranger got underway in clean four-to-six foot (1.5 – 2 metre) surf. The Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach, the second […]

more