Industry News

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

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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

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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

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4.19.11

Industry News

On A Mission Signs Jordy Smith

San Clemente, CA, ON A MISSIONS, OAM, Proudly announces the signing of South African, Ranking #2 ASP stand out, and one of the best surfers on the planet, JORDY SMITH! Raz Hodgman speaks highly of Jordy joining the team, “Jordy is a great human, a phenomenal surfer, and in a league of his own. He

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4.18.11

Contest Wire

Lay Day Called for Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach, Swell Approaching

BELLS BEACH, Victoria/Australia (Tuesday, April 19, 2011) – A lay day has been called for the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach presented by Ford, the second stop of the 2011 ASP World Title season, with only small one-to-two foot (0.5 metre) surf on offer this morning. “We went on hold until 10am this morning to

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4.18.11

Contest Wire

Brent Dorrington Wins ASP 6-Star O’Neill Cold Water Classic Scotland

THURSO EAST, Scotland (Sunday, April 17, 2011) – Brent Dorrington (Gold Coast AUS) 24, won the O’Neill Coldwater Classic Scotland, his maiden Asp Star Tour victory, defeating Jay Quinn (NZL) 27, in a low scoring final in inconsistent 2-3ft (1m) waves at Thurso East reef. Competition was placed on hold during the low tide mark

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4.14.11

Contest Wire

Inaugural ASP 4-Star Rob Machado Seaside Pro Junior Attracts Top Names

SEASIDE, California / USA (Thursday, April 14 ,2011) – The inaugural ASP 4-Star Rob Machado Seaside Pro Junior presented by Hurley, Reef and Whole Foods Market is slated to host America’s top male and female under-21 surfing talent at San Diego county’s Seaside Reef on April 22 and 23, 2011 and will play a vital

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4.14.11

Contest Wire

Reigning ASP Champ Stephanie Gilmore Looks to Rebound at Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach

BELLS BEACH, Victoria/Australia (Friday, April 15, 2011) – The world’s best female surfers are poised to return to the competitive singlet with the second stop on the 2011 ASP Women’s World Title season, the Rip Curl Women’s Pro Bells Beach presented by Ford Fiesta, from 19 – 25, 2011. With a fresh crop of talent

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4.14.11

Contest Wire

OluKai Ho’olaule’a to be Broadcast Nationally on Universal Sports, an NBC Sports Partnership

Ocean paddling enthusiasts all over the United States will have their eyes on Kanaha Beach Park, Maui for the 3rd annual OluKai Ho’olaule’a

Maui, HI (April 13, 2011) – The OluKai Ho’olaule’a elite Stand Up Paddle (SUP) and one-man Outrigger Canoe (OC1) races will be featured on Ocean Paddler TV, airing nationally to over 50 million households on Universal Sports Network, an NBC Sports Partnership. The OluKai Ho’olaule’a is a celebration of the ocean and cultures that surround

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