Industry News

6.21.11

Contest Wire

Jordy Smith Set to Defend Crown at Mr. Price Pro Ballito

BALLITO, Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa (Tuesday, June 14, 2011) – International surfing sensation Jordy Smith (Durban) returns to Ballito this July to defend his Mr Price Pro Ballito crown in front of a supporting home crowd. Last year saw the Durban-born surfer become the fourth South African ever to capture the prestigious title, an honor […]

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6.21.11

Industry News

Leave A Message: Be The Generation H4O Benefit Film and Concert

Local pro-surfer Lakey Peterson & musician Haddon Cord partner up to rock the Lobero Theatre on June 28th for a great cause!

Santa Barbara, CA – June 20, 2011. On June 28th, the Santa Barbara premiere of the Nike 6.0 surf film “Leave a Message,” featuring local teen surfer Lakey Peterson, will screen at the Lobero Theater, along with a performance by up and coming singer songwriter, Haddon Cord and band members. This event is a fundraiser […]

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6.21.11

Industry News

Marketing Executive Shea Alderete Joins Westminster/San Clemente-based Versatraction and Waxless Surf Systems Inc

For Immediate Release: June 20th 2011 (Westminster, CA) – Shea Alderete, formerly of San Clemente-based Shea Ryan Consulting, has joined VersaTraction® and Waxless Surf Systems Inc’s marketing team, Versatraction/WSS CEO Jason Neu announced recently. At his former post, Alderete was a prime strategist for a full range of marketing, advertising, brand imaging and media design […]

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6.21.11

Industry News

Dane Reynolds Joins the Vans Surf Team

Dane gets a new pair of shoes.

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6.21.11

Industry News

Malia Manuel re-signs with Sticky Bumps

Carlsbad, California (June 20, 2011)– Sticky Bumps, a division of Wax Research Inc., is proud to announce the re-signing of Kauai’s Malia Manuel onto its Elite World Team. She joins other Sticky Bumps Elite riders Dave Rastovich, Alana Blanchard, Dylan Goodale, Bethany Hamilton, Coco Nogales, Christian Wach as well as Stand Up Paddlers Chuck Patterson, […]

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6.20.11

Industry News

Eddie Solomon Needs Your Help

Help friend of Quiksilver and professional bodyboarder Eddie Solomon. Eddie is 33 years old and is currently battling Hi Grade T-Cell Lymphoblastic Lymphoma. He has a fiancée and a one year old son. His story can be seen here. In order for Eddie to have a real chance of survival he must go to Germany […]

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6.20.11

Industry News

Kassia Meador Roxy Wetsuit Collection

Kassia Meador for Roxy collection available on June 22nd

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6.20.11

Industry News

Kassia Meador Re-signs with Roxy as Ambassador and Designer

Encinitas, California (June 15, 2011) – Pro surfer, photographer and artist, Kassia Meador, renews her partnership with Roxy, adding the title of designer to her list of talents. The 28-year-old California girl has been an integral part of both women’s surfing and the Roxy brand’s growth since she was 17-years-old. Kassia will now be both […]

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6.20.11

Contest Wire

Julian Wilson Wins ASP Prime Quiksilver Pro Portugal

RIBEIRA D’ILHAS, Ericeira/Portugal (Sunday, June 19, 2011) – Julian Wilson (Sunshine Coast, AUS) 22, has won the ASP PRIME Quiksilver Pro Portugal defeating Gabriel Medina (BRA) 17, in a much anticipated matchup between the two inform surfers of the event, 19.37 to 12.83. A near perfect performance from Wilson left no chance for his younger […]

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6.17.11

Contest Wire

HDX Hydration Mix to Support Athletes at the Quiksilver USA Surfing Championships

For Immediate Release: SAN CLEMENTE, Calif.— June 17, 2011— HDX Hydration Mix is excited to announce its support as an associate sponsor of this year’s Quiksilver USA Championships taking place at Huntington Beach Pier, June 18-19 and Lower Trestles at San Onofre State Beach, June 21-25. This is set to be a high-caliber event pitting […]

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