September 7, 2011 //

(Honolulu, Hawaii) – C4 Waterman, Inc. and Boardworks Surf announce that they have agreed to terminate their licensing and distribution agreement effective September 1, 2011. Previously, the Honolulu, Hawaii-based water and paddle sports company licensed its standup paddle (SUP) designs to Boardworks Surf, an Encinitas, California-based manufacturer and distributor of surfboards and standup paddle boards. […]

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August 18, 2011 //

Top Ocean Sports Event Producer, Barrett Tester, Named Event Race Director SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. (August 16, 2011) – The Santa Catalina Island Company is pleased to announce it has bolstered its world class paddling event, the Catalina SUP Festival, with $15,000 in prize money, making for an unparalleled two-days of races, October 1-2, 2011. The […]

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July 28, 2011 //

(Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.) – YOLO Board announces that 52 paddlers ranging from ages 12 to 67 competed in the third race of the YOLO Board Mileage Builder Series this past weekend at Baytowne Marina in the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. Aside from typical steamy July weather, conditions for the race were perfect in […]

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July 19, 2011 //

(Encinitas, CA) – Boardworks Surf announces that Badfish Stand Up Paddle will be joining their lineup of premier SUP and Surf Brands. “ We are extremely excited about this news,” commented Phillip Rainey of Boardworks. “Badfish represents the ultimate in cutting edge designs for the growing sport of river SUP.” Paddling whitewater rivers is all […]

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July 13, 2011 //

(Honolulu, Hawaii) – C4 Waterman, Inc. is pleased to announce that Ty Zulim is taking the helm in driving global sales for the rapidly-expanding SUP/paddlesports company. Zulim, formerly the National Sales Manager for SurfTech, brings to C4 Waterman not only his extensive experience in the surf industry but also a tremendous background as a veteran […]

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July 7, 2011 //

(SANTA CRUZ, CA) — Surf Technicians, LLC (“Surftech”), a leading innovator, designer and developer of the highest performing surf and standup paddle boards sold worldwide, announced today that Mike Bennett has been named the company’s new National Sales Manager. Mike is an avid surfer and paddler whose industry experience includes 10 years as the Northern […]

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July 1, 2011 //

(SAN CLEMENTE, CA) — Rogue Stand Up Paddleboards (SUP) announced today it has signed on as the official board sponsor of the Molokai 2 Oahu Paddleboard World Championship (M2O) race to be held July 31, 2011. The 32-mile race across the Ka’iwi Channel between the Hawaiian Islands of Molokai and Oahu is considered the most […]

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June 29, 2011 //

PUMA Ocean Racing introduces Laird Hamilton, big wave surfer and standup paddling pioneer, as the honorary 12th crew member of the PUMA Ocean Racing team.

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June 22, 2011 //

(Westminster, CA) — Shea Alderete, formerly of San Clemente-based Shea Ryan Consulting, has joined VersaTraction® and Waxless Surf Systems Inc’s marketing team, Versatraction/WSS CEO Jason Neu announced recently. At his former post, Alderete was a prime strategist for a full range of marketing, advertising, brand imaging and media design services for a number of Core […]

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June 14, 2011 //

(Santa Cruz, Calif.) – Surf Technicians, LLC (“Surftech”), a leading innovator, designer and developer of the highest performing surf and stand-up paddle boards sold worldwide has announced today that Huntley Dornan has been appointed as the company’s new President and CEO. Dornan is an avid surfer who brings a decade of industry experience to Surftech […]

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