Quiksilver channels the thrash metal band Slayer and comes up with some pretty cool tees dubbed [Kelly] 'Slater'. Check them out!
Monday, February 28, 2011
The Quiksilver In Memory of Eddie Aikau, fueled by Monster Energy, officially drew to a close today. “It has been said many times that it is the year’s we don’t go that make The Eddie so special, and this past winter season proved that,” said George Downing, Contest Director. Read more on Transworld Surf.
Saturday, February 26, 2011
Sales of the Cypher Heat Vest have picked up at surf shops over the past couple years. The vest contains two pads placed over the kidneys and supplies an electrical heat boost.
Click here to read reviews on the Cypher Heat Vest!
Friday, February 25, 2011
Iouri 'IPod' Podladtchikov opens up about his recent move to Quiksilver, some ups an downs he's going through and his inspirations among other things. Check out footage from his interview here!
The Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast is now underway! Check out highlights from Day 1 of the competition.
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World Champions Kelly Slater and Stephanie Gilmore are presented with the greatest honor in the world of professional surfing. Slater silenced the crowd as he paid tribute to long-time rival Andy Irons. Check out the entire article here!
Seeing that Long Islanders have being riding Atlantic waves since 1912, it would only be fitting to bring a competition to the East Coast. Quiksilver plans to draw top surfers to New York this September with a $1 million winning purse, taking place as part of the ASP world tour from September 4th to the 15th.
Read more here!
Thursday, February 24, 2011
The ASP World Tour's website posted a story discussing 10-Time ASP World Champion Kelly Slater's recent arrival on the Gold Coast of Australia. Australia's Surfling Life checked in on Slater's whereabouts and the magazine has covered everything! Click here to read the full story and see what Kelly has been up to!
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Kelly Slater announced that he will be surfing at the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast, just a few short days away. He remains undecided on his plans for the rest of the year and says " “Either a great way to go out or to start another campaign! I can’t honestly answer that (my plans for the year) right now. I’ve thought about doing a farewell aloha tour and saying bye to the tour and I’ve thought about retiring after this event for real.”
Read more at Transworld Surf. Click here!
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Check the article out on the ASP website here!
For the LA Times article, click here!
SURFING Magazine has an article, "Choose Your Own Adventure in Europe", Dane Reynolds speaks about his To Do in Europe with his girl Courtney.
Photos and Tid-bits are featured of surfers Reef McIntosh and Craig Anderson!
Dane Reynolds and Kelly Slater are also in the "Outtake Sections" magazine.
Lastly, but not least, Derek Peters is named "Surfer of the Month" from Huntington Beach, CA
The tragic news of Andy Irons' death on the verge of Kelly Slater's 10th World Title put an end to the rivarly between the two world reknown surfers that have shaped surf history of the last two decades. In honor of Andy Irons' passing and the incredible friendship and rivarly between Andy and Kelly Surfer Magazine put together a commemorative issue peddling the Andy and Kelly narrative. The issue features a special interview with Kelly Slater. The February issue is on stands now!
Snowboarder has awesome photos of Bryan Fox snowboarding in Argentina.
Also, "Hooray for Apres" article claims that Quiksilver Galactic Watch is one of the hottest items of the season! Check out Snowboarder February 2011, on stands now!
Snowboard Magazine displays The Travis Rice Pro C2 BTX Snowboard in the LIB Technologies section. Take a look in the Snowboard Magazine "Buyer's Guide Issue" to get more inside on this high quality board. Snowboard also talks about Showcase Shop carrying Quiksilver merchandise!
Beverly Clark's 2011 Elite Wedding Collection's Spring/Summer issue features a 'His and Her Planning Guide.' In the cover up section Quiksilver's Basket Case Hat is shown as an option for men to look both "handsome yet unassuming" when sporting the hat.
Transworld Surf posted a trailer about Quiksilver's new Hubble goggles on their website. The goggles have an 180 degree multi-base speherical lens. Click here to watch the video and get a closer look at the goggles!
Nylon's March issue, which is on stands this week, features both Quiksilver and QSW in the issue. The article discusses the new Quiksilver line and features a couple tops from QSW. Make sure to check it out and read about the great things they have to say about the new line!
Read the article in Men's Journal March 2011 issue on stands now! Slater lists his favorites things from gifts from friends to souvenirs to restaurants! Enjoy a little more insight on this World Surfing PRO.
Transworld Surf features both Kelly Slater and Stephanie Gilmore in thier latest issue. The articles discuss the Quiksilver Foundation's $100,000 donation to 10 charities of Kelly's choice as well as Stephanie's wild ride from winning her third crown, being attacked by a "local creep" and joining the Quiksilver team.