AGENDA: Partners with Nice Kicks on footwear media for next Long Beach show.
CFA: Ilse Metchek to receive Legacy Award from NAWBO-LA.
Details on Industry Insight.
PT Townend and Shaun Tomson helped organize a 24-hour surf contest over the weekend to benefit Project Save our Surf.
Here's a link to the story by OC Register's Laylan Connelly.
Here are the winners:
Team BILLABONG 179.01*
Runner-up Team FIREWIRE 169.47
(* the total of 24 scores out of a maximum 10 point scoring system, one per hour)
The “Recreational Team Champion of SURF 24”
Team “ECO WARRIORS” 112.45
The “MVP of SURF 24”
Jesse Heilmann/Team FIREWIRE 9.83(Single best score)
The “SUP Champion of SURF 24”
Chuck Patterson/Team ECO WARRIORS 8.66(Single best score)
The “Celebrity Champion of SURF 24”
Norman Ollestad/Team CHRISTIAN SURFERS 9.00 (Single best score)