Posts Tagged ‘surfing news’

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Corky’s Day Off – Ultimately Not Worth It

“It was one of those October days when the winds were howling offshore with Santa Ana conditions and there was a solid 6-foot south swell running.” — CORKY CARROLL SURFING HERITAGE VINTAGE SURF AUCTION presented by QUIKSILVER WATERMAN COLLECTION MAY 11, 2013DOORS OPEN AT NOON @OC FAIRGROUNDS MARK YOUR CALENDARS TO SEE UNIQUE AND RARE […]

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Surf News: Peterson, Brewer, Ho, Collins, Draper, Cairns, Wood inducted in Huntington Beach

Peterson, Brewer, Ho, Collins, Draper, Cairns, Wood inducted in Huntington Beach SURF NEWS, AUGUST 3, 2012, Huntington Beach, Ca. — — In the shadow of the US Open, Surf City USA’s Main Street was blocked off to honor the newest class of inductees to the Surfing Walk of Fame on Thursday morning. Through a selection […]

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RESULTS: Molokai2Oahu World Championship Paddle Race

Any paddler at the 16th annual Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships (M2O), presented by Kona Longboard Island Lager would agree that there were nearly 300 personal victories for those who completed the grueling 32-mile crossing of the Ka’iwi Channel, also known as the Channel of Bones. When the final race results were reported on Sunday, July […]

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The Hot Side of CoolHouse Graphics: Legendary John Van Hamersveld

Please check out the John Van Hamersveld website, a unique web experience. From John Van Hamersveld: I work between Band Managers and seven record labels designing record album covers from 1966 to 1984. The Endless Summer Soundtrack was my first and John Lydon’s This Is What You Want… This Is What You Get is a […]

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Rabbit Kekai Enters Surfers’ Hall of Fame w/ Dane Reynolds and Andy Verdone

  Huntington Beach — Rabbit Kekai, once dubbed by Longboard magazine as “the living link to surfing’s entire modern history,” is among the 2012 inductees for the Surfers’ Hall of Fame.  Kekai joins Dane Reynolds and Andy Verdone in having their hand and footprints immortalized in cement for the ages on Friday, August 3rd at […]

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RESULTS: 11th Annual Surftech Jay Race presented by Quiksilver Waterman Collection

The 11th Annual Surftech Jay Race presented by Quiksilver Waterman Collection featured more than 300 athletes competing in this one day event. Australia’s Jamie Mitchell made his Jay Race debut an impressive one by winning the Long Course SUP division and setting a new 14′ SUP class record with a time of 1:55:34. Don Miralle […]

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The Waterman Experience – Fatherhood

“No man can possibly know what life means, what the world means, until he has a child and loves it. And then the whole universe changes and nothing will ever again seem exactly as it seemed before.” – Lafcadio Hearn In my experience of being a Father of two I could not agree more with […]

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SNEAK PEEK VIDEO #2 – PACIFIC SYSTEM HOMES

Sneak Peek #2 June 2012 Los Angeles based, Pacific System Ready Cut Homes began in 1908, and by 1939 it was the largest builder of homes in the world. During the depression, the company founder’s son, Meyers Butte came on board. He convinced the family that manufacturing surfboards would be a good way to diversify […]

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Ashton Howard Depicts Everglades Beauty for XF 500

Mother Ocean is launching a yearlong project in 2013 called Expedition Florida 500 (XF500) with numerous partners including Quiksilver, Tahoe SUP, Viva Florida 500, and more. XF500 is a modern-day exploration of Florida’s coastline, waterways, and aquatic ecosystem as seen through the eyes of the waterman. 2013 is Florida’s 500th anniversary since Ponce de Leon […]

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Quiksilver Foundation Helps PNG Family Support Centre

The filmmakers behind the award-winning surfing documentary Splinters and its distributor, SnagFilms, have joined with The Quiksilver Foundation to raise money for the Vanimo Hospital Family Support Centre in Papua New Guinea. The Vanimo Hospital works to combat the causes and effects of violence against women and children in the small village in Papua New […]