Costa Mesa, CA (June 9, 2008) – Vestal Watch, Inc. is proud to announce the latest addition to its world-class surf team; South African Jordy Smith. At just 20 years old, Smith is the former Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) Junior World Champion and the 2007 ASP WQS men’s title-holder.
“Signing Jordy Smith is another monumental accomplishment for Vestal.” says Vestal Surf Team Manager John Oda. “Jordy is living up to his high expectations and continues to make an impact in the surfing community. Jordy’s addition to the surf team proves that Vestal is making significant moves in the surfing world.”
After the Globe Pro in Fiji, Smith is currently ranked 19th on the ASP Tour in his rookie year. Smith’s sponsors include Vestal, O’Neill, DVS & DaKine.
The Vestal surf team is Jordy Smith, CJ Hobgood, Timmy Curran, Clay Marzo, John John Florence, Mitch Coleborn, Dion Agius, Josh Hoyer, Michael Spencer, Jake Kirschenbaum, Nathan Florence and Ivan Florence. For more information about Jordy Smith and the rest of the Vestal surf team visit www.VestalWatch.com