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2013-08-13 23:23:32

New from Jimmy Lewis: A Noseriding SUP called the Black and Blue Machine, The Stiletto Racing Series of Standup Paddleboards, The Canary Surfboard and Directional Kiteboard, and Masao Fukayama designs. Read on to see what's coming down the line. Maui, Hawaii (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 With Outdoor Retailer behind and Surf Expo around the corner, shops and riders are speculating about the 2014 shapes that will hit the racks and waves in the near future. While many of Jimmy Lewis's...

2013-08-01 08:29:44

Authentic California lifestyle company debuts fresh products that stay true to heritage and culture of "The Original Surf Brand" while supporting the eco movement SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hang Ten, one of the most influential brands in surf history, today unveiled an array of merchandise including stand up paddleboards (SUPs, including inflatable SUPs), surfboards, skateboards and various beach accessories such as beach chairs, umbrellas and sunshades at...

2013-07-26 23:03:07

As part of Jimmy's nationwide 10,000 mile demo tour, Jimmy has been riding the best breaks with friends and fans from San Francisco to San Diego. This week is a great chance to meet Jimmy to try out his finest SUP (Standup Paddleboards) and Surfboards. Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) July 26, 2013 http://us.jimmylewis.com There is no cost to join the tour. There is no competition or prize. This is a bunch of riders hitting the best spots for some good laughs, sweet waves, and DaFastest...

2013-07-24 16:23:18

LOS ANGELES, July 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Destination New South Wales (NSW) is encouraging everyone to 'BE Manly' at the US Open of Surfing (USOS) in Huntington Beach, California this week, with activities to promote the second annual Australia Open of Surfing (AOS). One of the next major ASP Pro Events, the AOS, takes place at Huntington Beach's sister city, Manly Beach, NSW, Australia Feb. 8-14, 2014. Destination NSW will host a number of interactive events and light-hearted...

Pipeline Wave Frozen In Time
2013-07-23 05:40:15

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A team of scientists from the Universidad Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M) and the University of California - San Diego (UC San Diego) have created a static pipeline wave in a laboratory. The wave has a crest that moves neither forward nor backward, which will allow improvements in boat and seaport designs. The wave will also allow analysis of how carbon dioxide exchange between the ocean and the atmosphere occurs. The study findings are...

2013-07-22 12:23:10

COCOA BEACH, Fla., July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In 1963, a gallon of gas cost 30 cents, the Beverly Hillbillies was the most-watched TV show and Ron Jon Surf Shop Cocoa Beach first opened its doors to surfers in Florida. Over the years, Ron Jon Surf Shop's Cocoa Beach location, with its colorful neon decor and larger than life surfboards and sculptures in the storefront, has become one of the "Must See" destinations for vacationers to Central Florida. In fact, millions of...

2013-07-16 08:24:44

HONOLULU, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Honokea Surf Parks (Honokea, pronounced ho-no-kay-a) is the first company to secure U.S. rights to the Spanish-engineered patented Wavegarden(® )technology. Wavegarden(®) Spain is a leader in a wave-generating technology designed for surf parks that offer both high performance surfing waves and smaller waves to teach people to surf. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click...

2013-07-16 04:20:53

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Altamont Capital Partners (Altamont) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire DAKINE, an action sports and outdoor accessories and apparel company, from Billabong International Limited (Billabong). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130701/SF40796LOGO) DAKINE was founded in 1979 in Hawaii by Rob Kaplan and is based in Hood River, Oregon. The brand has developed a strong reputation as the action...

2013-07-08 08:25:25

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., July 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ROXY, a division of Quiksilver, Inc. (NYSE: ZQK), announces five-time Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Champion surfer Stephanie Gilmore is joining the ROXY Surf Team. ROXY, the world's first and leading active board lifestyle brand for women and girls, has a long history of being a pioneering force within female action sports. Stephanie is a natural fit for the ROXY brand - a world-class, trailblazing athlete, who...

2013-07-05 08:20:37

LOS ANGELES, July 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tanna Frederick, Co-Founder of non-profit organization, Project Save Our Surf, and Vice President Karon Pardue will host Project Save Our Surf's second annual Consurfvation Camp. The program provides young teens and children from underserved communities access to the empowering sport of surfing and the self-esteem improving practice of yoga. Starting on July 5th 2013, Project Save Our Surf will start a two month, seven stop tour through...