RENEWED PARTNERSHIP WILL SHOWCASE INTEGRATION OF SAMSUNG MOBILE TECH AND SPORT OF SURFING
SEOUL, Korea (Friday, May 15, 2015) – Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and the World Surf League (WSL), formerly known as the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP), are extending their partnership for a multi-year term. As part of the renewed partnership, Samsung will sponsor both the men’s and women’s Samsung Galaxy WSL World Championship Tours taking
Hydroflex and Channel Islands join forces
Oceanside, CA – Hydroflex Surfboard Technology and Channel Islands are breaking new boundaries. Channel Islands is now working in tandem with Hydroflex to construct the most advanced and innovative boards to hit the surf. Hydroflex’s premier 3D glassing technology makes your board lively in the water while keeping Channel Islands’ designs performing at their best.
Calling on surfers to help out one of our own, Chris Abad, who injured his neck surfing in San Diego
From Chris Abad’s family: On Saturday, Chris Abad suffered a near fatal neck injury while surfing. He was life-flighted to the Scripps Memorial Hospital, where he has been ever since. According to the Doctor, Chris was five pounds of pressure away from losing his life. He fractured his C1, C2, and possibly C3 vertebrae. The
Greg Long and the Sustainable Surf crew did the ocean right in San Francisco
One of surfing’s most eco-conscious organizations, and the recipient of the 2014 Surfer Poll Agent of Change Award, Sustainable Surf threw an Earth Day bash/fundraiser last month in San Francisco, featuring Sustainable Surf ambassador Greg Long. The turnout showed just what a phenomenal job the founders of Sustainable Surf, Michael Stewart and Kevin Whilden, have
Eastern Surfing Association held its second championship event of the year this past weekend
The Eastern Surfing Association held its second championship event of the year this past weekend in great surf at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head, North Carolina. The 2015 Mid-Atlantic Regional Surfing Championships presented by The Outer Banks Tourism Bureau proved once again why the Outer Banks is one of the premier surfing venues along the
With natural talent matching her beauty, she is the perfect Electric ambassador
SAN CLEMENTE, CA – Electric announced today that Imogen Caldwell has joined the family of brand ambassadors. “I am excited to announce that I’ve joined the team at Electric as a surfer and ambassador! From styling to colors, the new women’s line is incredible. I can’t wait to showcase the latest range of women’s eyewear
Introducing Vans Innovative Sturdy Stretch Construction
With summer just around the corner, Vans unveils a new range of boardshort styles featuring Sturdy Stretch. Vans’ advanced Sturdy Stretch construction makes its debut in the apparel line this season with a diverse collection of original silhouettes that showcases both performance innovation and original Vans DNA, reinforcing the Vans Surf philosophy – Classic Styles,
Body Glove is proud to welcome Nolan Rapoza from Long Beach, California to the team.
Body Glove is proud to welcome Nolan Rapoza from Long Beach, California to the team. The seventeen-year-old amateur surfer is a fierce competitor and versatile in waves of all shapes and sizes. “I am really excited to be a part of the Body Glove team,” said Rapoza. “I love the whole crew and how supportive
CONTEMPORARY BIG WAVE PIONEER AND GLOBAL AMBASSADOR SHANE DORIAN CONTINUES RELATIONSHIP WITH REEF THROUGH 2018
Reef, the global surf lifestyle leader, is proud to continue its support for Global Ambassador, Shane Dorian, through 2018. The 42-year-old regularfoot from Kona, Hawaii has been on the Reef program for five years. He’s one of the most respected surfers in the world, having continually pushed the limits of big wave surfing through his
The Eastern Surfing Association All-Star Team just wrapped up a three-week training trip to the North Shore of Oahu.
The Eastern Surfing Association All-Star Team just wrapped up a three-week training trip to the North Shore of Oahu. Two groups of boys and one group of the girls traveled to surfing’s “mecca,” where they participated in training sessions with elite, professional surf coaches. “Our All-Star Team members are some of the best competitors in