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New lay day in the 2009 Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bays

Competition has been called off once again at the Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay with only small two-to-three (1 meter) waves on offer at the iconic point break.

The Surf and Skate industry has survived the global economic crisis | Photo: Creative Commons/Mel Stoutsenberger

The surf/skate industry is showing notable resiliency during recent global economic challenges, posting U.S. retail sales of $7.22 billion in 2008 according to the Surf Industry Manufacturers Association (SIMA).

Sofia Mulanovich

ISA and ASP 2004 World Champion, Sofía Mulanovich, has confirmed that she will be a part of the Peruvian Team for the Billabong ISA World Surfing Games to be held in Playa Hermosa, Jaco, Costa Rica from August 1- 8.

Thomaz Peterson

Thomaz Peterson (BRA), 19, and reigning ASP European Women’s Junior champion Alizee Arnaud (FRA), 18, clinched the ASP Grade-1 Buondi Pro Junior today at Cordoama in Portugal respectively in the men’s and women’s divisions.

Mick Fanning

A lay day has been called for the Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay, with only small two-to-three foot (1 metre) surf coming in through the fabled pointbreak.

Richie Sills conquers the UKPSA Sri Lankan Surf Championships

Arugam Bay was firing for the final day of the UKPSA Sri Lankan Surf Championships.

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