Sustainable Surf wins the Agent of Change award for 2014

The 2014 Surfer Poll has recognized our efforts to transform surf culture to protect the ocean playground.

Dane Gudauskas video exploring sustainability at the Vans Triple Crown

Check out the video with Dane Gudauskas as he explores the sustainability aspects of the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing. You can also read more about the sustainability initiatives at the Vans Triple Crown.

Sustainable Surf wins Agent of Change award at Surfer Poll 2014

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We are honored to be this year’s winner of the Agent of Change award from the 44th Annual Surfer Poll awards. This is like the Oscars of surfing, with long hair and good vibes on Oahu’s sunny North… Read More

The Vans Triple Crown of Surfing is a Deep Blue Surfing Event

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The 2014 Vans Triple Crown of Surfing is once again a Deep Blue Surfing Event. Vans and the contest organizers are making the VTCS an “ocean-friendly” event by systematically reducing the environmental and social impacts of running a… Read More

New video with Rob Machado, who shapes and rides his own ecoboard

Reef has released a new video with our ambassador, Rob Machado, who shapes his own ecoboard and goes surfing on it. The board is made from recycled EPS from Marko Foam with an Applecore stringer, and glassed with… Read More

Alex Gray gets his first Ecoboard

Pro surfer Alex Gray recently got his first Ecoboard Project labeled surfboard from Channel Islands Surfboards. He even helped glass the board himself with non-toxic plant-based Super Sap epoxy resin. The blank was made from recycled styrofoam by… Read More

Greg Long captivates crowd, and helps us launch #DeepBlueLife

The engaged crowd was firing their questions at Greg during the Q&A period at the end, and nobody went unanswered

Greg Long presented his story and adventures to a live audience in Hermosa Beach.

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.