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2011-08-02 00:00:04

Australian Jamie Mitchell claims 10th consecutive title over 32-mile open ocean crossing. Connor Baxter and Jordan Mercer stun the paddling world with strength and poise to become youngest solo champions in both prone and SUP divisions. Honolulu, HI (PRWEB) August 01, 2011 Sunday, July 31, 2011 produced favorable race conditions with 15 to 20-knot winds and eight foot swells. Athletes at the 15th Annual Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championship (M2O), presented by Longboard Island Lager...

2011-07-27 00:01:19

Jamie Mitchell and Kanesa Duncan lead men's and women's prone paddleboard division en route to record wins - Dave Kalama and Andrea Moller return to defend titles in growing stand-up paddleboard (SUP) division Honolulu, Hawaii (PRWEB) July 26, 2011 In its 15th year, the Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championship (M2O), presented by Kona Brewing Co., will host its largest field of international competitors, featuring the sport's most elite athletes. On Sunday, July 31, 2011, an armada of...

2011-06-23 00:00:29

32-mile ocean crossing tests the endurance and daring of men and women - Race updates and latest event information available thru Facebook and Twitter Honolulu, Hawaii (PRWEB) June 22, 2011 Founded in 1997, the Molokai-2-Oahu (M2O) Paddleboard World Championship, presented by Kona Brewing Co., is set to celebrate its 15th anniversary on Sunday, July 31, 2011. Featuring 250 courageous athletes from more than 10 countries, the annual race will test the endurance of men and women as they cross...

2011-06-06 08:01:00

HALLANDALE, Fla., June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Adrenalina, a growing extreme sports and adventure-themed lifestyle brand, today announced the initial four-city launch of the Adrenalina Skateboard Marathon World Tour. The first skateboard event of its kind, designed to promote health and fitness, and the action sports lifestyle, the 26.2-mile longboard race will debut on Governors Island in New York City on July 30, followed by events in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico (August 28) and Plano,...

2011-04-21 00:00:27

Hubless self propelled Skatecycle Carves Deeply on Flat Ground. An innovative urban riding machine from Brooklyn Workshop, Inc. Captures movements from Snowboarding, Skateboarding and Casterboards (waveboards and Ripstiks). Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) April 20, 2011 Alon Karpman, an inventor, designer and the founder of Brooklyn Workshop, Inc., launches the award-winning Skatecycle"”the world's first hubless skateboard. Constructed with a solid aluminum frame, ABS composite body parts and...

2011-03-21 14:34:00

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev., March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gravity Collection, Inc. (www.gravitycollection.com) is acquiring Clarity Media Group as a wholly owned subsidiary today. This will position Clarity Media Group to display their properties through a more diverse and broader audience. Those properties include print media, clip videos, and much more. (Logo: https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101025/LA88285LOGO) Gravity Collection, Inc. will be able to exploit its 2,000 hours of...

2011-02-17 00:00:45

Now skateboarders from around the world can earn great prizes by posting video of their amazing tricks. Irvine, CA (PRWEB) February 16, 2011 SkaterEvolution.com (http://www.skaterevolution.com/) is a skateboarding revolution. By posting video showing mastery of SkaterEvolution.com challenges, skaters earn great, escalating discounts on top-notch skate gear, clothes and much more. Registered users can message other skaters, making friends of fellow skaters from across the street or across...

2011-02-02 00:00:42

NATURALHIGH.TV features drug free Superstar, Terry Kennedy, who bypassed drug abuse and adversity by engaging in his Natural High, skateboarding. Terry's interview will be part of the 'Natural High 5' film, used during drug awareness week in schools across America. La Jolla, CA (PRWEB) February 1, 2011 Terry Kennedy is the newest celebrity whose drug awareness PSA is being featured on NATURALHIGH.TV, an online film series that uses celebrities, bands, and professional athletes as messengers...

2011-01-05 15:18:00

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sean Reyngoudt, the world's only amputee professional kiteboarder and waverider, will be featured in a new TV action-adventure series, "Catching Air", premiering Thursday, Jan. 6 on the Discovery Channel's HD Theater. All six episodes will air weekly at 9 p.m. through Feb. 17th. Using the Renegade prosthetic foot from Freedom Innovations in Irvine, Calif., the 27-year-old Reyngoudt will be following the wind as it whistles through the most...

2010-08-16 04:30:00

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Freeline Sports, Inc., a U.S. based action-sports company with worldwide distribution for its dual independent skates has engaged JMPR Public Relations for its media relations outreach and initiatives. Created by Ryan Farrelly in 2003, Freeline skates combine the elements of skateboarding, surfing and snowboarding, for athletes looking to push the envelope. These skateboard-like decks deliver the Next Ride(TM) with a challenging new way to...


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