Industry News

3.7.11

Industry News

Australian Surfer Dan Ross Joins Patagonia’s Ambassador Team

VENTURA, Calif. (March, 2011) — Patagonia Inc., the enviro-minded apparel company, is pleased to announce that Australian surfer Dan Ross has formally joined the Patagonia team. After working together informally for the past two years, Ross and Patagonia have forged a relationship with shared environmental ethos and perspectives. “We began working with Dan a few […]

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3.7.11

Contest Wire

Carissa Moore Claims 2011 Roxy Pro Gold Coast, Takes ASP Women’s World Title Rankings Lead

SNAPPER ROCKS, Queensland/Australia (Tuesday, March 8, 2011) – Carissa Moore (HAW), 18, has taken out the opening event of the 2011 ASP Women’s World Title season, the Roxy Pro Gold Coast presented by Land Rover, in an electric final over Tyler Wright (AUS), 16. The primary venue of Snapper Rocks produced the goods for the […]

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3.7.11

Industry News

DC Hosts Destructive Creatures Contest

To launch its newest surf campaign, Destructive Creatures, DC is launching the “Most Destructive Move” of the Quiksilver Pro 2011 Gold Coast contest. DC is looking to award the surfer with the most destructive move of the contest with a $10,000 purse prize. The winner will also receive a one-of-a-kind “Destructive Creatures” trophy, created by […]

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3.7.11

Industry News

Paddle for Humanity Expands into National Three Race Series

Fundraising events raise money for SurfAid International

For Immediate Release March 1, 2011 Contact:Rob Farrow, SurfAid Office: 760-753-1103 Mobile: 808-753-1923 rob@surfaidinternational.org Paddle for Humanity Expands into National Three Race Series California, Florida and Washington, DC Fundraising events raise money for SurfAid International Encinitas, CA – SurfAid International and Watermans Applied Science announced today that it has expanded its successful paddleboarding and stand […]

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3.6.11

Contest Wire

ASP Champ Stephanie Gilmore Springs Back to Life at Roxy Pro Gold Coast

SNAPPER ROCKS, Queensland/Australia (Saturday, March 5, 2011) – After six, consecutive lay days, the Roxy Pro Gold Coast presented by Land Rover roared back to life today with the world’s best female surfers contesting Rounds 2 and 3 in building surf at Snapper Rocks. The opening stop of the 2011 ASP Women’s World Title season, […]

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3.6.11

Contest Wire

World’s Best Surfers Battle Tricky Snapper Rocks for Round 2 Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast

SNAPPER ROCKS, Queensland/Australia (Sunday, March 5, 2011) – The Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast presented by Land Rover, the opening event of the 2011 ASP World Title season, recommenced competition today with the elimination Round 2 battling it out in trying two-to-three foot (1 metre) waves at the primary venue of Snapper Rocks. While strong currents […]

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3.3.11

Contest Wire

Introducing the Rob Machado Seaside Pro Junior Presented by Hurley and Reef — The Only ASP Sanctioned Pro Junior Event in San Diego

Proceeds From Charity Golf Event and Surf Contest to Benefit The Rob Machado Foundation (RMF) and Cardiff SEA

San Clemente, Calif. (March 2, 2011) — SURFER is pleased to announce that the Rob Machado Seaside Pro Junior presented by Reef and Hurley is now the only ASP Pro Junior 4-star competition in San Diego. The event, which will commence at Seaside Reef on April 22-23, 2011, will also include a Super Hero’s themed […]

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3.2.11

Industry News

The Story of Olam is a Story of Loss.

Sunset Beach, CA. Founder Mike Vavak dreamed of being a father since he was 15 years old. He told his then girlfriend, now wife, Shimrit that their first child would be a boy and his name would be Milo David Vavak. On Feb 11, 2009, that dream became a reality which quickly turned into a […]

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3.2.11

Industry News

Kerrazy Kronicles Premiere March 16 at the Lido Theatre in Newport Beach

KERRAZY KRONICLES PREMIERE STARRING JOSH KERR AND FRIENDS WHERE: LIDO THEATRE NEWPORT BEACH WHEN: WEDNESDAY MARCH 16th TIME: 8PM Come check out Josh Kerr going Kerrazy! This flick will leave you pondering why you even surf but hey inspiration is the best method of motivation… After party at the Blue Beat in Newport Beach with […]

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3.2.11

Industry News

Body Glove Signs Jamie O’Brien

Body Glove Inc. signs international professional surfer J.O.B. to a lucrative three year sponsorship for clothing and wetsuits

TUESDAY, March 1, 2011. Redondo Beach, CA: Body Glove announced this week that Hawaiian phenom Jamie O’Brien signed a three year deal as a sponsored rider for Body Glove apparel and wetsuits. “Over the years we have developed a successful track record of working closely with top ten surf athletes as well as strongly rooted […]

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