27 Sep 2010

i surf because

You may have already seen Billabong’s global interactive digital campaign titled “I surf because” that aims to engage surfers around the world to share their experiences.

Collaborating with Design Royale, a Sydney based design agency, the campaign offers users the chance to win prizes either directly through the website or social media channels. One prize includes a trip to surf Jeffreys Bay in South Africa with Mark Occhilupo, aka Occy, a champion Australian surfer.  ...read more

20 Sep 2010

Schools Program Student Speaks From The Heart

At a recent SurfAid event "No Leash Required" in Malibu CA, New Roads High School student Gracie Pierson addressed the 450 plus crowd and spoke about her personal experience working with the SurfAid Schools Program. Her speech highlighted the positive benefits of the program and the impact it had on both her and her fellow students. Thanks Gracie for your involvement, commitment and passion.  ...read more

09 Sep 2010

Courtney Conlogue Wins ASP 6-Star Cabreiroa Surfing Girls

Courtney Conlogue claimed the Cabreiroa Surfing Girls title, dominating the 35 minute final against Laura Enever. Quarter-finalists for the Ferrolterra Movistar Pantin Classic Presented by Billabong were also decided in an intense morning of competition. Clean 2-3ft waves were on offer with the occasional bigger set during the morning as the swell increased slightly. Competitors were able to lay down combinations of maneuvers as long lefts peeled down the main bank.  ...read more