Monthly Archives: May 2009

2009 UK Good Beach Guide- Water quality plummets

The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) today announces a 16.5% drop in the number of UK bathing beaches recommended for excellent water quality in its annual Good Beach Guide (www.goodbeachguide.co.uk), compared to last year. In total, 370 (47.5%) UK beaches are … Continue reading

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Bobby Martinez wins Billabong pro Teahupoo

Teahupoo, Tahiti — Bobby Martinez (USA), 26, has taken out the Billabong Pro Tahiti presented by Air Tahiti Nui, defeating fellow Finalist Taj Burrow (AUS), 30, in clean three-to-five foot (1.5 metre) waves at Teahupoo. Event No. 3 of 10 … Continue reading

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Gliders Auto Emblems

OK we do distribute Gliders products in Europe so we are going to give them a big shout, but whats not to like, they’re fun, funky, a cool gift and a great way to show your affiliation to the boardriding … Continue reading

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“Waveriders” Film to play St Jean de Luz film festival

Waveriders premieres for the first time in France at the St jean De Luz International Film Festival. Waveriders reached top 5 at the Irish box office after cinema released across UK and Ireland! WAVERIDERS is the previously untold story of … Continue reading

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2009 Billabong Pro Teahupoo Tahiti

The Billabong Pro in Teahupoo kicked off with perfect conditions on Saturday but Sunday was taken as a lay day as the surf dropped. Heres the news: “TEAHUPOO, Tahiti (Sunday, May 10, 2009) – The Billabong Pro Tahiti presented by … Continue reading

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Monster barrel reveals its secrets

Check out this impressive footage of a South Pacific wave filmed by the BBC as part of their new series which shows for the first time unique action of a wave inside the barrel. (Words courtesy of the BBC) “A … Continue reading

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“Money Hungry Pig idiots” Da Hui dams Billabong & ASP

Da Hui has taken to YouTube to share their feelings regarding Billabong and the ASP. Their point of conflict lies with a trials format that only allows 1 local surfer into the main event of the Billabong Pro Tahiti; a … Continue reading

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Adam Melling wins 2009 O’Neill Cold Water Classic Scotland

ASP NEWS:In fading evening light, but clean glassy solid six to eight foot Thurso East, Adam Melling raised the highland sword above his head as the winner of the O’Neill Cold Water Classic Scotland by Swatch 2009. “It feels pretty … Continue reading

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Billabong Pro Teahupoo kicks off this weekend

The Billabong Pro Teahupoo, stop No. 3 of 10 on the 2009 ASP World Tour, will host the world’s best surfers from May 9 – 20, 2009, with a slew of ASP World Champions looking to capitalize at the infamous … Continue reading

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WQS Scotland kicks off at Brimms Ness

Source ASP: THURSO, Brims Ness, Scotland (Thursday, April 30, 2009) – The O’Neill Cold Water Classic Scotland by Swatch got underway in Thurso today, the renowned slab of Brims Ness offering consistent three foot (one meter) clean sets with barreling … Continue reading

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