Forget the famous surf brands and the iconic surfy logos. The truth is that the wetsuit market leader is the Sheico Group. But why?
The Sheico Group was founded by Pi-Goong Shiue on the 20th July 1965, in Taiwan. In less than four decades, the company took over the complex world of neoprene gear. Step by step, and while simultaneously investing in research and development, the firm grew into a multinational tentacle.
They started producing raincoats and rubber boots but, with time, their expertise expanded to include neoprene boots and gloves, and wetsuits. Today, the Sheico Group rules the world.
Amaury Lavernhe has conquered the 2015 Fronton King, at El Fronton, in the Canary Islands.
Hundreds of bodyboarding fans flocked to the jewel of Galdar to witness an always spectacular competition. This year, the Fronton King takes another step into the spotlight as an APB-sanctioned specialty event.
In the final heat of the prestigious slab riding contest, the bodyboarder from Reunion Island defeated Canarian star Dailos Rodríguez in clean five-to-seven-foot surf.