The Korean technology giant, has discontinued their sponsorship of the World Surf League. For the past few years Samsung had footed much of the bill for the WSL’s Championship tour events (11 men’s and 10 women’s.)
The Brazilian, who has contested the top tier of women’s surfing for eight years, says the sponsorship struggles have held her back.
Ellie-Jean Coffey might still be a teenager, but she is old enough to know that sex sells — especially when it comes to women’s surfing.
Vans® and International Management Group (IMG) today officially announce a three-year partnership encompassing Vans’ title sponsorship of the US Open of Surfing. Re-igniting the future of surfing’s most prestigious contest, Vans and IMG aim to engage the surf industry back to its roots, advocating an all-inclusive, world-class surfing competition and cultural festival.
Gabriel Medina, one of the most dynamic aerial surfers in the world and one of the most promising young talents ever to come out of Brazil, has joined Oakley’s Global surf team.
Coca-Cola Amatil Indonesia Decision Not to Renew Support Agreement with the Indonesian Surfing Championship Tour for 2013 – Creates Opportunity for Asian Surfing Championship Tour to Take the Lead in Asian Pro Surfing
After speculative reports surfaced Monday and Tuesday, Nike has confirmed that it will be transferring its men’s and women’s surf teams to Hurley, effective January 1, 2013.
After a couple of weeks without a main sponsor Jeren has just signed with one of the biggest and most exclusive teams in the world; He now rides for Volcom, the core brand that invests in innovation and has the most gung-ho surfers in the world.
After several years of sponsoring the US Open in Huntington Beach and taking it to a whole new level, Nike and Hurley are moving on and will not sponsor the event in 2013 or thereafter.
The Red Bull Night Riders Contest held in Kuta last night provided the island with yet another boundary-pushing event as has become synonymous with the energy drink. Many were surprised when most of the top Indonesian surfers failed to participate. Turns out that the ISC banned its top 16 from partaking in the event.