Hurley International Press Release
Tim Curran is surfing the Rip Curl Pro WCT event, which has been relocated from Bells Beach to Phillips Island at least for the early rounds.
Rob and Pat — The Good and the Bad
Rob Machado and Pat O’Connell are on the cover of the new Surfer Magazine (Rob is surfing, Pat is Paddling). Rob Machado has been recovering from some kind of illness which actually hospitalized him for a couple days. Pat is recovering from severe jetlag after spending a couple of weeks in Western Australia. Both should be 100% by next weekend for the first weekend of the NSL California Cup.
NSSA Sponsored by Hurley International
The NSSA and Hurley International are proud to present the 13th annual NSSA East Coast Championships. All the action will take place March 31-April 3 at the legendary surf haven of the East Coast, Sebastian Inlet snuggled right in between Melbourne and Vero Beaches. Over 400 contestants will duke it out for prestigious NSSA East Coast titles and a chance to qualify for the 2005 NSSA National Championships in early summer.
USC’s Dave Pinto is the NSSA Collegiate State Champion. Mikey Detemple won the first event of the Longboard magazine’s US Championship Tour at Shepard Park, FL beating his good friend, Noah Shimabukuro and three-time world champion Colin McPhillips