We’re happy to introduce The Ryde to our Becker World. The Ryde was born in Laguna Beach, CA in 2002 when Matt Allen and Mike Figueroa joined forces in an effort to rid the action sports industry of tired logo based designs. Clearly they were on to something since those same companies followed suit and now also take an increasingly art based approach in their t-shirt lines…
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Beaches in Southern California are being closed as officials expect small waves from the devastating 8.9 earthquake in Japan.
Officials said the energy from the massive quake could cause changes in the ocean currents. The unusual change in currents…
Non-profit humanitarian organization, SurfAid International, announced yesterday, the launch of their new website surfaidinternational.org. SurfAid is now into its 12th year of work in the remote island chain off Sumatra, Indonesia, after being started by a group of concerned surfers in 2000.
The photograph has survived decades and it is considered the first picture of a surfer. The Hawaiian beach boy is photographed wearing a traditional loin cloth and shown standing in the shallows holding his rudimentary board. The surf treasure dates back to 1890 and will be sold by auction next Thursday in the UK. Continue reading
Scavenger Hunt 1st place winner: Ried Inskeep (2 tickets to a Laker game)
“Thanks again for hooking us up with the Laker tickets and parking pass. My son Reid is still buzzing about how much fun he had. The guys from Becker’s Malibu store we sat with were also really cool.”