Once a year, the masses assemble on Hermosa Beach Pier for an epic day of fun, music and good times put on by Spyder Surf. The boys from Hurley H2O joined the fun and were able to secure pledges to do more with less from more than a few eco-friendly patrons. Click 'Full Story' for some photos of the new pledgers, and be sure to come out to SpyderFest next year.
Carissa Moore just claimed victory at the Drug Aware Margaret River Pro in Western Australia. The defending champ, Carissa put on a blistering performance all week in the difficult conditions, powering to victory over a field of incredibly talented competitors. See more from Riss including her world tour essentials here.
Cathedral Catholic HS Surf Team hosted us for their last practice of the year yesterday at 15th St. in Del Mar. Thanks to boards by Surf Rx, Stacey/Hurley, Robo and Roberts/Hydroflex, everyone had something to catch a few waves on. A big thanks to Coach Theobald for helping make the afternoon happen! Click 'Full Story' for more photos from the day.
Last week, we were fortunate to get a great day of surfing in at 61st St. Newport Beach with the Newport Harbor High School Surf Team. Everybody was absolutely ripping, with boards by Surf Rx/Doc, Robo, Hydroflex, Roberts and Stacey/Hurley providing the necessary equipment. See every photo from the day here.
World Water Day (March 22nd) is a day we celebrate to bring attention to the global need for fresh, clean drinking water. Waves For Water's initiative, 100k World Water Day, seeks to distribute 1,000 filters around the world in a single day, giving up to 100,000 people the capacity for clean water access. Six teams consisting of trained professionals, clean-water ambassadors and Hurley athletes have traveled to six countries around the world, and are currently working to distribute these filters to those in need. Learn more about the project here, and click 'Full Story' to see simple ways that you can do your part for World Water Day.
The contest may have finished, but the fun certainly hasn't. Between a grom-judged heat between John John and Kolohe, to a game of footy between Carissa Moore and family, to pumping Snapper the Gold Coast isn't a bad place hang post-comp. See more from the Hurley crew here.
This Monday we we're beyond stoked to spend an afternoon with the up-and-coming San Diego rippers from Aviara Oaks Middle School Surf Team. Fifty kids showed up to paddle out with us at 6-8ft maxing Ponto, tearing it apart thanks to the Hydroflex Surfboards team. A special thanks for Coach Jon Peterson for letting us come down and join in on the fun. Click 'Full Story' for some photos from the day.
Are you in Austin for SXSW? Today through Saturday, stop by the Hurley Printing Press at the Guitar Center Sessions venue on 503 Colorado St. for limited edition posters and tees screened by Tokyo Hiro, Craig Stecyk and more. Damon Albarn, Snoop Dogg, Phantomgram, Soundgarden and more will be playing throughout the events, so don't miss a thing. Click 'Full Story' for details.
Our friends Close Your Eyes dropped by the Hurley Studios once again to play “The End” off their latest album Line in the Sand. The band is currently touring the US before heading to South America. For a complete list of tour dates go here. You can buy the new record at FYE, Best Buy, and iTunes.