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What’s New at Surf Expo

Trade shows and boat shows are always good venues to see what is new and exciting in the world of water sports and boating. Surf Expo, the watersports and beach lifestyle tradeshow held in Orlando, is no exception. Manufacturers from …

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Hobie, Shaping a Culture

Hobie with his children Hobie, Jr. left, Paula and Jeff against a backdrop of Hobie 16s. Photo Courtesy of the Alter family

Think surfing. Think skateboarding. Think sport-specific clothing. Think catamarans. Think glider planes. Think sailboats. Think kayaks. Think Hobie. Hobart Alter, the iconic legend recognized around the globe simply as Hobie, died at his Palm Desert, Calif. home March 29 at …

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Brian Talma – Action Man!

A call to action! Photography by Kenny Hewitt

Enigmatic and colourful, Brian Talma is no shrinking violet when it comes to promoting his beloved Barbados and water sports. With a call to arms of ‘ACTION!’ hollered at any available opportunity, Brian’s enthusiasm and warm personality instantly rubs off. …

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Surfing in Hurricane Season? Give me a Break!

There’s nothing Ben Findlay and his friends like better than a tropical storm, and if it comes with huge seas and10ft waves all the better! Yep, St Lucia’s surfers, there’s around 20 of them, surf April to November enjoying the …

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David Enloe Wins 2005 Red Stripe Surf Series

David Enloe took top honors in both the Open & Junior divisions in the 2005 Red Stripe Surf Series. Consistent performances in all four events saw Enloe, from St Thomas, outpoint fellow Virgin Islands surfers to place in the top …

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Red Stripe BVI Surfing Series Results

Vacationing New Jersey surfer Dalton Johnson turned 18 and gifted himself a first place finish at the January 3rd Red Stripe BVI Surfing Series event. Held at Apple Bay the contest featured 2-4 ft waves and onshore wind conditions. Twenty surfers …

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Annual Red Stripe Surf Series Kicks Off

The annual Red Stripe Surf Series kicks off on Sunday, December 19th at Josiah’s Bay. Top local and regional surfers will compete in Open and Longboard classes in Kids, Jr’s, Men’s, Master’s and Women’s divisions. In its seventh year, the Red Stripe Surf …

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HIHO Youth Surf Championships

Ocean Promotions Ltd, organizers of the annual Red Stripe Surf Series, announces the HIHO Youth Surf Championships. Scheduled for Sunday, November 28th, the event will offer a chance for youth surfers to compete in three divisions: Grommets, Kids and Junior. The event venue will …

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