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2010-05-03 07:03:00

NEW YORK, May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- INVISTA, maker of Xtra Life LYCRA® fiber, announces a collaboration with surf lifestyle brand Billabong and their professional big wave team rider, Maya Gabeira. The collaboration includes a consumer swimsuit design contest and the development of a swimsuit with Xtra Life LYCRA® fiber for Maya Gabeira, which will be included in the Billabong Cruise 2010 collection. (Photo:...

2010-01-26 08:01:00

BREA, Calif., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- American Suzuki Motor Corp. (ASMC) today announced details for the world premiere of "The Ultimate Wave Tahiti 3D" film for IMAX® theaters, which features nine-time world surfing champion Kelly Slater and Raimana Van Bastolaer surfing one of the world's most challenging waves, Tahiti's Teahupo'o (pronounced Tee-ah-hoo-poh-oh). On Feb. 8, invited guests will be treated to a private screening of "The Ultimate Wave Tahiti 3D" and a...

2010-01-21 11:00:00

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Kelly Slater, nine-time world surfing champion, will be featured on the IMAX® theater screen for the first time at the Los Angeles area public premiere of The Ultimate Wave Tahiti 3D, presented by Suzuki, Feb. 12, 2010. The unique film -- that blends surfing with ocean science -- will be showing at the California Science Center IMAX Theater in Exposition Park. Directed by Stephen Low, The Ultimate Wave Tahiti 3D contains some...

2009-12-14 08:00:00

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Nine-time world surfing champion Kelly Slater comes to IMAX® and other Giant Screen theaters in early February with the premiere of The Ultimate Wave Tahiti, shown in both 3D and 2D formats. For those hoping to get an early look at the action and Tahiti's beauty in director Stephen Low's film, the distributor has launched a new Website, www.ultimatewavetahiti.com, as well as releasing the trailer and poster art for the upcoming...

2009-09-10 08:00:00

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Nine-time world champion surfer, Kelly Slater, and his big wave companion, Raimana Van Bastolaer, have completed principal photography for Ultimate Wave Tahiti, the first 3D IMAX(R) and giant screen theater film to use extreme surfing to focus on the science of waves, according to its executive producer, K2 Communications, Inc. The film, scheduled for worldwide release next February, was primarily shot in the big wave environment known to...

2009-05-19 22:33:17

Bobby Martinez of the United States won the Bilabong Pro Tahiti surfing tournament Tuesday over Australian Taj Burrow. The California-based Martinez scored a 9.73 points out of a possible 10 on one of his waves and went on to win the event with 18.46 points compared to Burrow's 16.10. I waited for the good ones out there and just got lucky, said Martinez, who moved up to seventh place on the Association of Surfing Professionals tour. There weren't too many waves and I was lucky enough to get...