Industry News

11.9.11

Industry News

Rip Curl, Skullcandy, and Mick Fanning Collaborate to Release Signature Audio-Enabled Hoodie

Costa Mesa, CA (November 8, 2011): Rip Curl and Skullcandy have teamed up to rally around mutual teamrider and 2x ASP World Champion, Mick Fanning, to launch the first Signature Audio-Enabled Hoodie, boasting two removable speakers in the hood. The hoodie, designed and developed from start to finish with Mick's input, is a lightweight fleece with an MP3 player pocket plug-in, and is a true reflection of Mick's taste.

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11.7.11

Contest Wire

Quiksilver Announces 2011 Eddie Aikau Invitees

WAIMEA BAY, HAWAII - (Nov. 1, 2011) - Quiksilver.com/Eddie launches today with the official announcement of the 28 coveted Invitees and 24 Alternates to this year's Quiksilver In Memory of Eddie Aikau. You can find this year's list, sign up for email alerts and follow Mark Healey's weekly updates from Waimea Bay at: www.quiksilver.com/eddie.

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11.7.11

Industry News

Thalia Surf Presents: The Wax Ball

The Wax Ball: A monthly music showcase hosted at The Marine Room, Laguna’s oldest bar [1930s] which happens to be owned by the towns mayor. Laguna is world renowned for its artists and creativity, but the town is void of any good music. 80s night and reggae parties dominate the scene and the local surf […]

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11.7.11

Contest Wire

Reef Sets Its Sights on Haleiwa for 2011 Reef Hawaiian Pro

(San Diego, CA) November 2nd, 2011 – Winter is approaching, ushering in that epic time of year when the world’s elite surfers flock to the North Shore of Oahu for the final showdowns of the 2011 competitive surfing season. The 6-Star Prime Reef Hawaiian Pro, the first gem of the Van’s Triple Crown, will reconvene […]

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11.6.11

Contest Wire

Ezekiel Lau Wins HIC Pro Presented by Vans

Sunset Beach, HAWAII – (Nov. 6, 2011) – Ezekiel Lau, a 17-year-old high school senior, has won the $85,000 HIC Pro Presented by Vans, held at Sunset Beach today. Lau, who attends Kamehameha School, posted a convincing win over 15-year-old Maui schoolboy Ian Gentil; Kauai’s Kamalei Alexander, 33; and defending HIC Pro champion Billy Kemper […]

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10.30.11

Features

Matt Wilkinson Arrested In Newport Beach

Australian World Tour Competitor jailed for being drunk in public.

Matthew "Wilko" Wilkinson, 23, of Copacabana, New South Wales, Australia, was arrested by Newport Beach police near Balboa Boulevard and 18th Street on Saturday for public intoxication, according to the NBPD.

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10.27.11

Industry News

Brixton Holliday 2011 Collection and Video Lookbook Release

Oceanside, CA (10/25/11)—Brixton is pleased to announce the release of its Holiday 2011 collection featuring apparel and headwear styles designed for colder weather.

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10.26.11

Contest Wire

Dillon Perillo and Dean Brady Announced as Wildcards for Rip Curl Pro Search San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, California/USA (Tuesday, October 25, 2011) – After spending nearly every waking minute for 6 months Searching the Indonesia Archipelago last year for Rip Curl’s thoroughly documented Tip-to-Tip Search project, Dillon Perillo and Dean Brady find themselves paired up again…this time to take on the World’s best surfers as wildcards in the 2011 Rip […]

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10.21.11

Contest Wire

Dan Ross Making a Difference with ‘One Bottle for Life’

LISBON, Portugal (Thursday, October 20, 2011) – ASP World Tour athlete and 1% For The Planet Ambassador Dan Ross (AUS), 28, has launched an environmental, humanitarian and health campaign which will complete on the 11th of November, 2011. “Now is a great time to buy a water filtration system as we’re running an initiative called […]

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10.19.11

Contest Wire

Hawaii Winter Surf Season Launches Oct. 28 with HIC Pro

Official Precursor To the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing

HONOLULU – (Oct. 18, 2011) — Winter waves are pulsing onto Oahu’s North Shore with regularity, signaling that the world renowned big wave Hawaiian surf season is upon us. The HIC Pro at Sunset Beach – the precursor to the annual Vans Triple Crown of Surfing, presented by Rockstar Energy Drink – will kick-start the […]

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