Taylor Jensen Wins the 2014 Australian Longboard Surfing Open

Photo: Mike Pinneo ASP Press Release The final day of the 2014 Australian Longboard Surfing Open saw the sport’s top rated surfers do battle in the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) Longboard Qualifying Series (LQS) divisions with Taylor Jensen (USA) winning the Legendary Pacific Coast Men’s Pro and Jen Smith taking out the Pretty Shady -Read More >

SURFRIDER FOUNDATION HONORS 2013 WAVEMAKERS

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Feb. 22, 2014—The Surfrider Foundation’s Board of Directors and Staff gathered at the Talega Golf Club in San Clemente, Calif., to honor its 2013 Wavemakers. During this annual awards ceremony the Foundation recognizes individuals and companies for their outstanding volunteer efforts and support to fulfill Surfrider’s mission of protecting oceans, waves and -Read More >

Firewire Launches Linear Flex Technology (LFT)

For Immediate Release January 2014 Firewire’s product development is focused on three things: exclusively using epoxy resin and EPS foam cores, achieving lighter and stronger surfboards through sandwich construction, and optimizing flex to enhance performance. Though LINEAR FLEX TECHNOLOGY (LFT) may appear to be a simple construction employing familiar design philosophies found in traditionally built -Read More >

Michel Bourez Wins Reef Hawaiian Pro – Takes Early Triple Crown Lead

Photo Credit: ASP HALEIWA, Oahu/Hawaii (Sunday, November 24, 2013) – Tahiti’s Michel Bourez has won the REEF Hawaiian Pro, the $40,000 prize purse, and takes an early lead of the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing hydrated by vitaminwater®. Bourez, 27, built momentum through the earlier rounds of this competition and was clearly unstoppable by the -Read More >

JIM’s BLOG : Surfrider : Pack your surfboards… better… with recycled materials

Surfrider’s mission is “protection and enjoyment of oceans, waves and beaches via our powerful activist network.” Most people hear the first word (protection) and gloss over the next two words (and enjoyment). But the simple truth is that we love beaches and many of us are surfers. From time to time we look in the -Read More >

Sally Fitzgibbons Wins Roxy Pro France

CAPBRETON, France (Wednesday, September 25, 2013) – Sally Fitzgibbons (AUS) 22, has won the Roxy Pro France today in Seignosse Le Penon narrowly defeating fellow Australian Tyler Wright (AUS) 19, in clean 3-4Ft surf. Penultimate event on the 2013 ASP Women’s World Championship Tour, the Roxy Pro France marks Fitzgibbons’s first event win this season. -Read More >