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7.5.11

Industry News

Four Prolific NJ Photographers to Showcase Work Again

Singlefins, Boardwalks, And Story Talks II: An Evening of NJ Surf History, Presented by Intercourse Brewing Company

FOR IMMIDIATE RELEASE Jon Coen Black Sails Publications 609.290.7406 joncoen@comcast.net Tuckerton, NJ, - After a tremendous turn out in 2010, Black Sails Publications again brings together four of the Jersey Shore’s most celebrated surf photographers. On July 22, 2011 Bruce Chrisner, Donald Cresitello, Seth Stafford, and (returning from Florida) Dick ‘Mez’ Meseroll, will come together […]

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7.5.11

Contest Wire

ASP Women’s World Title Race On the Line at Upcoming Roxy Pro Biarritz

COTES DES BASQUES, BIARRITZ/France (Tuesday, July 5, 2011) – La Côte des Basques, world famous surf destination and cradle of French surfing, is set to host the Roxy Pro Biarritz, a unique competition format combining the traditional ASP Women’s World Longboard Tour event and the additional ASP Women’s World title season competition, from July 11 […]

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7.5.11

Industry News

New CEO at O’Neill Group

Breda / Warmond July 1st 2011 – Willem Haitink has been appointed CEO of the O’Neill group. O’Neill, founded in Santa Cruz, California in 1952, is known throughout the world as the original Surf, Snow and Lifestyle brand. Willem Haitink will start in his new role on September 1st 2011. Willem is 48 years old […]

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7.1.11

Industry News

In4mation x G-Shock One Love Party in Honolulu

Ooklah the Moc recently played at a private party for over 300 at the Mai Tai Bar located on the roof top of Ala Moana Shopping Center in Honolulu, Hawaii in celebration of In4mation’s 5th collaborative watch with G-shock. The party was filled with close friends of the In4mation Crew along with local celebrities, media […]

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7.1.11

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Vans x Captain Fin Co. at Thalia Surf Shop Invite – Thursday, July 7th

Please join us Thursday, July 7th to celebrate a very special collaboration between Vans and Captain Fin Co. with food, drinks and music! Art, photographs and surfboards created by Andrew Doheny and Alex Knost will also be on display. The party kicks off at 6:30pm. Hope to see you all there!

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6.30.11

Contest Wire

Current ASP World No. 1 Adriano de Souza Injures Knee in the Maldives

SAO PAULO, Brasil (Wednesday, June 29, 2011) – Adriano de Souza (BRA), 24, current ASP World No. 1, has been a busy man during the mid-season break. An extended stay in Northern Sumatra bore witness to some powerful surfing from the young natural-footer, but a secondary trip to the Maldives has put the Brazilian’s ASP […]

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6.30.11

Contest Wire

Australia Leads the Race for the Billabong ISA World Surfing Games

It was a day of extremes at the Billabong ISA World Surfing Games in Playa Venao, Panama. After enduring torrential downpours and several contest holds due to lightning, the competitors got the green light to finish off the day in glassy two-to-three foot wave conditions. With three days to go, the premiere world team surfing […]

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6.30.11

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On the Edge of the ASP Women’s World Tour with Sage Erickson

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California / USA (Wednesday, June 29, 2011) – Sage Erickson (USA), 20, has been teetering on the edge of qualification for the ASP Women’s World Tour for the past three years and 2011 has been a breakthrough year for the California talent. Erickson has notched two runner-up finishes in ASP 6-Star events this […]

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6.30.11

Contest Wire

Australia’s Best Longboarders Head West For ASP LQS Whalebone Classic

COOLANGATTA, Queensland/Australia (Wednesday, 29 June, 2011) – The 14th Annual Whalebone Classic is the final of four regional ASP World Longboarding Qualifying Series events and is the last chance for Australia’s best loggers to gain qualification points for the 2011 World Longboard Tour. The Whalebone Classic will be held at Cottesloe, Perth from 16th – […]

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6.29.11

Industry News

Hawaiian George Downing to Join Surfers’ Hall of Fame

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – Hawaiian George Downing, a pioneering big wave rider, innovative board shaper, Waikiki beachboy, mentor, contest director and all-around waterman, is among the 2011 inductees to the Surfers’ Hall of Fame. Downing joins Taylor Knox, Chuck Linnen and Simon Anderson in having their hand and footprints immortalized in cement for the ages […]

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