Update: July 30, 1999
Buys High Cascade Snowboard Camp
The company that just can't get enough buys a camp to teach people
to snowboard. Indoctrination starts young.
Skatepark in Bakersfield.
Snowboard Life editor Ewan Morrison is in New Zealand
to cover the Rip Curl Heli Challenge. It sounds pretty good.
Miller: Roxy Model?
A technical-service manager at the University of Arkansas would
probably like to be a Roxy model. Do you think he has what
Laura is Big Brother's Newest Enemy
Idiot radio personality Laura Schlessinger caught her son
reading Big Brother and it's the end of the world. "Dr. Laura's
right. The pornography in the magazine is well-hidden, because I
haven't seen it either," Dave Carnie said.
Access Owner May Sue Dr. Laura
Gotcha Pro Webcast
It's in Real Player G2 and it rocks. Well worth checking out. You
can watch in real time. Or watch it on the ASP Live site.
video interview (ah huh!)
Will Compete in Oceanside B3
After winning a couple gold medals in the 99 Summer X Games Tony
Hawk is going to put on a show for the hometown crowd.
Champ Speaks of Beating Machado
In an interview from the ASPLive site, that's right, it Kelly "6-time
champ" Slater in audio.
and Garcia Overcome Injury
The two warriors of the waves made it into the third round at the
Gotch Pro in Huntington Beach.
Glacier Has Management
The company that runs the Arrowhead Pond in Anaheim announced that
it's going to be running the Gotcha Glacier indoor snowboard park.
Right Word, Wrong Place
The Celebrity Skin page (www.celebrityskinmag.com)
is free but is designed to snare the surfer into an inescapable
maze of the company's credit card-snatching "interactive" sex sites.--Village
Keeps Going and Going and. . .
Tom Curren looks as good as he ever did in the Gotcha
Pro at Huntington Beach. 35-year-olds around the world rejoice.
Brisick Leading the Blind to the Surf
"I can't even tell you how much I enjoy this," said 24-year surfer
Jamie Brisick, editor of Surfing Magazine. "Their
excitement and enthusiasm is so contagious. It makes you feel good."
Pro Dream Heat?
Is it possible to get a heat with Occy and Curren
in 1999? On Thursday it was a real possibility.
Lingo from Marcia Smith
How to talk like a surfer with OC Registers pipeline to action sports
Woes and Layne Beachley
It's tough being a girl surfer. What with all the guys hating you
being out in the water, or that's what Marcia Smith thinks it's
Beschens are Cool Guys
Yeah, here's a news story. "Their wide-ranging personlaities
have not kept them from succeeding." The OC Register makes
them sound like surfing Sybils.
Gets Tough on Testing the Water
Thanks to new regulations coastal counties are required to increase
testing for ocean pollution. So at least we'll know how bad it is.
Stephenson Writes Cool Books
His first one included a skateboarder with a great set-up and his
new book is about cryptography. You should read them all.
in the Woodstock Mosh Pit
This story included the word "surfing" so I linked it
even though it has nothing to do with surfing.
Bags o' Crapola:
thanks: to Jim Romenesko's MediaGossip.com
for the inspiration. In the words of Eddie Murphy on doing
Richard Pryor material, "It's a tribute."