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Quiksilver Pro Durban hosts Komunity Project Future Stars
Surfersvillage Global Surf News;
1 April, 2008 : - - The Quiksilver Pro Durban presented by Virgin Mobile in association with Resolution is soon upon us, and this year the event has a number of exciting facets making up the main even ...

Bede's Blog: a blow-by-blow of his final with Kelly at Bells..
Surfersvillage Global Surf News;
1 April, 2008 : - - Second in the world after the Australian leg of the Dream Tour - I've got to be pretty happy with that! After finishing last year so well, the key for me in 2008 was always going t ...

Big happenings on the ASP WQS & ASP Pro Junior Series
Surfersvillage Global Surf News;
1 April, 2008 : - - Big happenings this week on the ASP WQS and ASP Pro Junior Series. Huntington Beach swept the third annual Vans Pier Classic and Ezekiel Pro Junior so congrats to Shaun Ward, Court ...

Skullcandy adds Scot Carlson as vice president of finance
Surfersvillage Global Surf News;
1 April, 2008 : - - Skullcandy added Scot Carlson as vice president of finance. Carlson comes to Skullcandy with a solid history at Black Diamond outdoor equipment, adding welcomed industry expertise ...continued page 2



2nd Annual Coldwater Classic
Contributed by      "Kumachan"

The second annual Coldwater Classic is set, this year brought to you by the ESA NY District, unsOund and NYNJSurf.com. 

My apologies to the manangement of NYNJSurf.com for somehow leaving them off the initial announcement.  FARKING work keeps distracting me from important stuff!!

Saturday 4/12/08
At that beach that is named for our 16th President in LB, NY

There will be 4 divisions Open Shortboard and Open Longboard for Men and for Women. 

As last year Dave and Mike are putting up a free entry to the unsOund Pro to the winner of each division.

Entry form will be available here very shortly and an online registration will be made available soon.

Let the trash talking begin.

Joe Tabler's Surf Blurb:

Special: Signed copies of David Rensin new Dora biography... hardcover. $25.95, includes shipping in U.S. http://www.surfbooks.com/booksforsale.htm
(free shipping on any other
purchases of books in the U.S.)

From David Pu'u:
Jules Verne & Mermaids
in the trailer for his
An Equatorial Convergence:
www.anequatorialconvergence.com






From Marty Gecan in Chicago. Jeff "Midget" Smith, San Clemente surfing fixture, shaper, contest judge and friend has cancer - This web site accepts donations to help him. Every generosity, big and small would be appreciated.... (Please) try to find some charity for Midget Smith, who probably wouldn't ask for himself
http://www.active.com/donate/wsamidget
From Barry Haun/Chris Rohloff: A Grant Rohloff Spring Surf photography has just started. Grant & Chris Rohloff Films, Inc. www.grantrohloff.com


From Gary Lynch: Kilauea is acting-up -- a small explosion the other night. http://volcano.wr.usgs.gov/kilaueastatus.php

From Udo: New kids' surfing book: Cabo & Coral Go Surfing! by Jami Lyn and Udo Wahn partial proceeds go to Surfrider Foundation www.caboandcoral.com

Aloha,
joe t.

World Masters Surfing Champs
International Surfing Association
Punta Rocas, Peru
29 March - 6 April 2008

Live Coverage  |  Results/Photos/Videos etc

Finalists Decided At 2008 ISA World Masters Surfing Championship     > Espanol abajo

Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 4 April, 2008 : - - Punta Rocas turned it on for the world’s premier masters surfers aged 35-years and older today, serving up ideal 2-metre right hand point break waves for a sunny day five of the 2008 ISA World Masters Surfing Championships in Peru.
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