Industry News

10.14.11

Industry News

Hollywood and Surf Culture Comes Together for the 4th Annual Project Save Our Surf(PSOS) Surf-A-Thon.

This weekend in Santa Monica Hollywood and surf culture will come together for charity for the 4th Annual Project Save Our Surf(PSOS) Surf-A-Thon.

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10.12.11

Industry News

Ghost Wave/Cortes Bank – Appearance/Talk and Slide Show

Book Signing/Q&A · Oct 14 · 7-9PM at the Surfing Heritage Foundation in San Clemente, with Chris Dixon author of "Ghost Wave", the story of Cortes Bank. Scheduled to appear Greg & Rusty Long, Mike Parsons, Grant "Twiggy" Baker, Jim Houtz (amazing story about attempting to create a man-made island on the bank), and Harrison Ealey-who surfed Cortes solo in 1962. More to follow. The Primo and Peligroso will be flowing!

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10.11.11

Industry News

TURTLE BAY RESORT ANNOUNCES PI’I MAI KANALU, A TRADITIONAL WOOD-SHAPED SURFBOARD COURSE, LED BY RENOWNED CRAFTSMAN TOM “POHAKU” STONE

Turtle Bay, HI (October 11, 2011) – Turtle Bay Resort is thrilled to announce the implementation of a wood-shaped surfboard course led by Hawaiian craftsman Tom “Pohaku” Stone beginning in the first week of November. The course, which will run in four installments with each lasting five days—will be held on the idyllic grounds at Turtle Bay and will offer surfers the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to learn an ancient craft from one of the most esteemed Old World shapers alive today.

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10.10.11

Contest Wire

DAVEY CATHELS WINS THE OAKLEY WORLD PRO JUNIOR BALI

Victory Lands Davey Cathels Atop the ASP World Junior Tour Rankings

Victory lands Davey Cathels atop the ASP World Junior Tour rankings.

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10.10.11

Industry News

SURFER Nominated For Two FOLIO Awards

Leading Surf Publication Recognized For Excellence In Editorial And Website Design

San Clemente, CA (October 6, 2011) - SURFER, the industry-leading surf publication, has been nominated in two categories at the upcoming FOLIO Awards. The Folio awards, the largest magazine awards show in publishing, is divided into two categories: The Eddies, which recognize editorial excellence and The Ozzies, which recognize excellence in design.

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10.7.11

Contest Wire

Reigning ASP World Junior Champion Eliminated from the Oakley World Pro Junior Bali

KERAMAS, Bali/Indonesia (Friday, October 7, 2011) – The Oakley World Pro Junior Bali resumed at Keramas to finish the Men’s Round 3 today in clean 3 – 4 foot (1.5 – 2 meters) surf. Balinese local Darmaputra Tonjo (IND) from Legian has added another scalp to his collection. First he took down Association of Surfing […]

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10.6.11

Industry News

Wilko Re-Searches the City by the Bay

Tuesday, October 4, 2011 / Costa Mesa, California — It's been a wild, often weird, summer in the USA for current World Number 18, Matty "Wilko" Wilkinson. The Sydney darling set up camp in the Empire of Indulgence—Newport Beach, California—to capitalize on his unique brand of World Tour training. Yes. There have been women. There have been parties. There have been waves. There has been no stretching.

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10.6.11

Contest Wire

Quiksilver Pro France Completes Five Round 2 Heats Before Onshore Winds Hit

LA GRAVIERE, Hossegor/France (Thursday, October 6, 2011) – The Quiksilver Pro France completed Heats 4 through 8 of Round 2 this morning in shifting four-to-six (1.5 – 2 metre) waves this morning before calling competition off for the day due to onshore winds. Event No. 8 of 11 on the 2011 ASP World Tour, the […]

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10.6.11

Contest Wire

Keramas Delivers Again on Day 4 of the Oakley World Pro Junior

KERAMAS, Bali/Indonesia (Thursday, October 6, 2011) – The Oakley World Pro Junior Bali returned to Keramas for Day 4 of competition. The 3 – 4 foot surf was crisp, clean and the ideal canvass for the world’s best junior surfers to display their full repertoire with tubes, walls and air sections on offer. Garrett Parkes […]

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