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1.4.12

Contest Wire

Bells Beach to Host First ASP Event of 2012

The 5-day surfing festival is Victoria's first ASP star rated event in four years.

The 5-day surfing festival will be Victoria's first ASP star rated event in four years.

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1.2.12

Contest Wire

Watch the Throne

Who are the contenders for the 2012 ASP World Title?

COOLANGATTA, Queensland/AUS (Monday, January 2, 2012) – 2011 has come and gone, delivering nothing short of one of the most exciting and talked about seasons the tour has ever witnessed. We saw bombing conditions at Teahupo’o and Pipeline, rippable surf in New York and San Francisco, and landmark swells at Bells and Supertubos. We saw […]

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12.27.11

Contest Wire

ASP Ends Midyear Cut

Controversial Rotation System Deactivated for 2012

Controversial Rotation System Deactivated for 2012

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12.22.11

Contest Wire

O’Neill Cold Water Classic Santa Cruz Confirmed for 2012 ASP World Title Series

SANTA CRUZ, California/USA (Thursday, December 22, 2011) – The O’Neill Cold Water Classic Santa Cruz has been confirmed as an elite ASP World Title event for 2012. The world’s best surfers will journey to Northern California next November for the 10th of 11 stops on next season’s ASP World Title Series. “We’re very happy to […]

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12.16.11

Contest Wire

Quiksilver Pro U.S. Tour Stop Will Not Return in 2012

Quiksilver and the ASP (Association of Surfing Professionals) today announced that The Quiksilver Pro New York will not return to the East Coast of the United States as a stop on the 2012 ASP World Title Series. The 2011 Quiksilver Pro New York marked the 6th of 11 events on the elite ASP World Title […]

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12.15.11

Industry News

Acacia Swimwear makes a sexy splash with the new collection, Belle Nomad, featuring bikinis and coverups for the chic gypsetter

Beaches around the world, from Bali to SoCal, Maui to Ibiza, are about to get a whole lot sexier with the advent of Acacia Swimwear’s Spring 2012 Collection, Belle Nomad. The latest installment of bikinis maintains the line’s signature fun and flirty aesthetic, but with a new twist: The pieces are inspired by tribal cultures, […]

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12.15.11

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Iconic Shaper/Designer Rusty Preisendorfer to “Talk Story” at Huntington Surf and Sport on Saturday

December 15th, 2011 Rusty Preisendorfer has been mowing foam now in his sixth decade. Like many of the world’s greatest shaper/designers, Rusty began building himself boards in the backyard before landing a job shaping for legendary San Diego surfboard brand Gordon & Smith in the early Seventies. This lead him to team up with Canyon […]

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12.14.11

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Sunny Signs with CARVE

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12.14.11

Industry News

Shark Freestyle Announces Partnership with Aurasma

Legendary surf watch brand is the 1000th company to use world’s leading augmented reality platform

Costa Mesa, December 13, 2011 – Shark Freestyle, the watch that started it all in the surf category is aligning with Aurasma, the world’s leading augmented reality platform, the 1,000 commercial partner – to do so. Shark Brand ads running in magazines through December and January become interactive with the free Aurasma app by pointing […]

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12.14.11

Industry News

Katin USA Proudly Announces Surfing Aerialist Ryan Carlson to the Family

Surf City USA resident Ryan Carlson is known for his huge innovative airs and unique style. Surfing magazine deemed Ryan as one of this years most underrated surfers in the world. He earned worldwide respect when he stuck a 540 rode flip for the first time ever in a contest. He grew up surfing the […]

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