Firewire announces 100% switch to making ECOBOARDS

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Firewire Surfboards has officially made a switch to producing 100% of their boards with Super Sap resin. Their pro team riders will now be riding ecoboards, like Michel Bourez and Sally Fitzgibbons. This has been covered by Surfermag.com:… Read More

Surfer covers sustainability at the Volcom Pipe Pro

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Surfer mag covers the Deep Blue Surfing event status at the Volcom Pipe Pro 2014. Pipe Pro Gone Green By Justin Housman The folks at Sustainable Surf have just released a report officially certifying the 2014 Volcom Pipe… Read More

Advisor David Hertz featured in Surfline

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One of our Advisory Board members is a famous sustainable architect. His work and sustainable surfing ethos is featured in Surfline.

Crowds “heart” Us @ 2014 Boardroom Show!

Surfing's Next Gen of surfers gets engaged in sustainability issues!

The response was loud and clear – the crowds loved our exhibit at the 2014 Boardroom Show in Del Mar, CA, and the ‘activity labs’ were a clear winner with the kids! Our booth this year was a collaboration with the Scripps Institution of Oceanography,… Read More

Volcom Pipe Pro 2014 Sustainability Report

We produce a public report on sustainability performance for each Deep Blue Surfing Event. The Volcom Pipe Pro 2014 is one of the most sustainable surf contests ever! Read the report and see how Volcom walks the talk of protecting the ocean playground and sustaining the North Shore community.

Earth Day 2014 was a huge success

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Well that’s a wrap. Earth Day 2014 is over, and we’re stoked on how much support and interest we received from our local communities. This year, we ran two special-event styrofoam collection drives, in Malibu and Manhattan Beach…. Read More

Top 10 Stories of 2013

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See what we accomplished in 2013, and what’s in store for 2014.

The Future of Surfing Is Not Disposable – Conference Wrap-up

Rob Machado and Evan Marks give a keynote talk on how to live a sustainable surfing lifestyle.

The conference was a huge success. Over 100 people came to listen to our all-star cast of speakers and scientists.

Greg Long Movie Night

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Thursday January 30th, at the Surfing Heritage and Culture Center in San Clemente.

Huffington Post covers Waste to Waves

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The Huffington Post released this article on Waste to Waves: “Waste To Waves Recycling Program Gives Foam A Second, Ocean-Friendlier Life”.