Body Glove Signs 2001 ASP Champ C.J. Hobgood

Body Glove International proudly announces signing C.J. Hobgood, 21 of Satellite Beach , Florida, to a multi-year wetsuit sponsorship deal. C.J. captured his first Association of Surfing Professionals World Championship Tour world title this past December at Sunset Beach, Oahu. C.J. is known as a well rounded competitor, who is equally at home in big, gnarly waves or pushing the limits of aerial surfing in smaller waves. C.J. will compete on this years World Championship Tour which begins in April in Australia.


Russ Lesser, President of Body Glove International says ìBODY GLOVE is elated by its new affiliation with the World Champion. Rarely does the surf industry see the combination of athleticism, attitude, and aloha spirit C.J. posseses. BODY GLOVE proudly welcomes C.J. to “the Family.”

C.J. is participating in the entire World Championship Tour which includes the following stops:

Gold Coast , QLD Australia: Mar 5-17
Bells Beach, Victoria-Australia: Mar 26-Apr 7
Teahupoo, Taiarapu-Tahiti: May 7-18
Tavarua/Namotu-Fiji: May 26-June 7
Jeffreys Bay, South Africa: July 16-26
Trestles, California USA: Sept 5-14
Figueira da Foz-Portugal: Sept 17-24
South West Coast-France: Sept 26-Oct 8
Mundaka, Euskadi-Spain: Oct 9-21
Saquarema-Brazil: Oct 23-29
Sunset Beach, Oahu-Hawaii: Nov 22-Dec 4
Banzai Pipeline, Oahu-Hawaii: Dec 5-18