This event was held on June 5-6 2010 at 54th street Newport Beach CA. The Spy surfers in this contests were Tyler Newton, Nick Rupp, Evan Thompson, Nathan Florence and John Florence. The best result from them was Evan Thompson placing 3rd in the semi finals.
Congrats to all our Spy surfers that made the cut and a special thanks to the ones that finished in the top 10. It takes a lot of dedication, sacrifices and hard work to grab the attention of the surf media. We are stoked to have you on the Spy team!
Mens under 20 Spy team riders: Clay Marzo #2, John Florence #4
Womens under 20 Spy team riders: Alana Blancahard #5
Groms under 16 Spy team riders: Parker Coffin #3
Men’s: Tyler Newton #35, Evan Thompson #36, Cory Arrambide #39, Cody Thompson #42, Nick Rupp #56
The Vans Pier Classic was held on March 25-28 at Huntington Beach CA. There was fun surf throughout the event and the beaches were hot and filled with spring breakers who enjoying the surfing and the great weather.
Ben Bourgeois, Mike Losness, Tyler Newton, Nick Rupp, Magnum Martinez, Cody and Evan Thompson, Nathan and Ivan Florence were the Spy team riders that came to compete in the Vans Pier Classic.
The Spy one surfer who was really inform for this event was Tyler Newton. Tyler lost in the WQS quarterfinals due to an interference call but made it up by ripping his way into the Pro Junior final where he eventually finished in 4th place.
Stay tuned for the video of this event.
Tyler Newton far left 4th place in the Pro Junior
Ben Bourgeois heat winning interview
Nick Rupp getting agro before his heat
Parker Coffin came down to support the crew
Ivan on the left and Nathan Florence on the right came to rip the wave in HB
Tyler in the red jersey per heat wax up and Dege O'Connell in the background
3Slobs.com buried one of Andrew Doheny's surfboards for someone to find under this sign
Spy Hawaii 09 is a series of video that reveals our time spent during the Vans Triple Crown. We are shooting our 2010 Spring Summer marketing images along with collecting video assets of our team riders.
This piece is the 6th and last marketing shoot using John Florence and his brothers Nathan and Ivan.
The Reef Hawaiian Pro is finishing today and Torrey Meister is Spy’s last surfer in this event. Torrey’s Reef Hawaiian Pro run ends at the quarterfinals which is his best WQS result this season.