Gabe Garcia Wins The Surf Stage Of The Ultimate Boarder Contest

We’re gonna give Mike Morrissey shit for losing a surf contest to a snowboarder…

STAGE 2: ULTIMATE BOARDER COMPLETED; Skate Leg To Take Place April 10th, 11th

Tom Curren

Tom Curren at C-Street in Ventura.

Santa Barbara, CA… Gabe Garcia wins the solo surf leg while Tom Curren keeps Team Hosoi in first place going into the skate competition tomorrow. Shayne Pospisil is leading overall.

The skateboarding stage kicks off tomorrow, starting at 10:00 AM at the Ventura County Fairgrounds. Tickets are $10-15 and children under 10 get in free. Music lineup includes Rebelution, Soul Majestic and Embilbus.

RESULTS and OVERALL STANDINGS going into the final skateboarding leg…

Solo surf results:
1.    Gabe Garcia
2.    John John Florence
3.    Ricky Whitlock
4.    Cheyne Magnusson
5.    Chad Jackson
6.    Robert Curtis
7.    Dave Downing
8.    Shayne Pospisil
9.    Mike Morrissey
10.    Russell Mcclanan

Team surf results:
1.    Tom Curren
2.    Aaron Cormican
3.    Corry Arrambide
4.    Anthony Petruso
5.    Eric McHenry
6.    Dillon Perillo
7.    Spencer Regan
8.    Adam Virs
9.    Killian Garland
10.    Parker Coffin

View schedule of events here:

Sponsors for the 2009 Ultimate Boarder event include, Title Sponsor – Coast Body Wash, Amtrak California, Bear Mountain, Indo Board and 180 All Natural Energy.

About Ultimate Boarder™
Ultimate Boarder™ is a one-week competition to find the athlete who can conquer the art of surfing, skateboarding and snowboarding. Ultimate Boarder was created in response to the growing popularity of these sports, and as a way to promote healthy athletic lifestyles among young athletes in a positive and competitive environment that grooms role models and heroes for our country's next generation. To register for the Ultimate Boarder Championship, and for event details, rules and eligibility visit