October 9th, 2015
Archive for the ‘EVENTS’ Category
Lowers locals take us in the VIP zone for an exclusive look at the Hurley Pro Trestles. Ian Crane, Nate Yeomans and Griffin Colapinto rooting for their bro “Brother” sadly he went down to Fanning. Photos: Quinn Matthews
Parko, Owen, Dusty, Julian, Ace and Jeremy all surfed tricky Teahupo’o riding a pin-tail “Forget Me Not” Model by JS. SWELL is a lucky stockist of this magic surfboard, and the legend keeps growing for reasons why you should add one to your quiver. Check it out in the SWELL Board Room.
1. Jeremy Flores Upsets Gabriel Media // Wins Billabong Pro Tahiti
Jeremy worked super hard coming back from a serious head injury his hard work has paid off. Jeremy surfed some super tough heats taking down Joel Parkinson, Kelly Slater, C J Hobgood and then an inform Gabriel Medina in the final. (more…)
Making of: Dane Reynolds’ New Vans + Launch Party Pics The Man (and Dogs) Behind Surfing Freshest New Footwear
With the help of his insta popular pooch Pam, Dane drew up a new shoe worth partying about. His new Vans are covered in k-9s and built to thrash a mini-ramp, hit the pit or stumble through the Central Coast. He unveiled his signature “Black Ball SF” style at the US Open of Surfing and the crew got loose… HB Style.
Shop Dane’s Shoes, and enjoy the party pics below
Dane Reynolds Blackball Shoe Launch Party
Shore Break Hotel – US Open of Surfing
Seth de Rouet Win 2015 Follow the Light Award Event Recap of the Most Prestigious Ceremony in Surf Photography
(L-R: MC Aaron Chang, Seth de Roulet, Scotty Hammonds, Candy Moore, Woody Gooch, Quinn Matthews, John Barton)
3 Time Finalist Seth de Roulet of Santa Barbara took home top honors and a $5K check to further pursue his career in Surf Photography. Amidst the chaos of the US Open of Surfing was a display of surf media’s finest future lensmen. The 5 finalists presented their slideshows to a standing-room only crowd of the world’s best surfers for the 10th annual Follow the Light Foundation Awards”
Seth used a combination of his fine arts background and the Central CA Coast scenery to capture the vote of the judging panel made up of Peter Taras, Jeremiah Klein, Russ Hennings and more premier surf media captains.
We asked how Seth would spend the check that the late Larry “Flame” Moore wanted to fuel the talents of up-and-coming photographers, “I am currently in construction on converting my laundry room (more…)