Redsand® and Surfrider Foundation Present ;
First Annual Cape Fear Clean Water Classic in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, IRVINE, Calif. September 29, 2005 Redsand®, the Orange County based youth lifestyle brand, and Surfrider Foundation, will team up to present the First Annual Cape Fear Clean Water Classic on October 8 and 9 in Wrightsville Beach, N.C.
Were thrilled to be a part of this event, says Devin Johnson, Marketing Director for Redsand®. Redsand® and Surfrider Foundation partnering for a totally grassroots event in one of the most respected surf communities on the entire east coast is a perfect formula. These kinds of events embody what the spirit of surfing is all about.
The Cape Fear Clean Water Classic will showcase team competition ranging from Redsand® team riders, Surfrider chapters, regional colleges and local surf shops. An 18 and under open division is also available for those wanting to compete individually in the contest.
Of course, no surf contest is complete without a party. The University of North Carolina Wilmington campus will host the Clean Water Classic Luau on Saturday following the competition. Food, live music and raffle contest games will be provided to all who attend. The weekend will be capped off with an awards ceremony on Sunday.
More event details and registration information can be found at www.cfcleanh2oclassic.com.
Redsand®, which is owned by a subsidiary of Perry Ellis International (NASDAQ: PERY), is a youth lifestyle brand founded on the beaches of Southern California in 1985 and inspired by the independent spirit that is a fundamental part of the coastal lifestyle. Over the years, Redsand® has developed into a multi-dimensional brand, blending all of the elements of youth culture: surf, skate, snow, music and art. Redsand®s recent move to Irvine, Calif., has positioned the company in the heart of the Orange County action sports industry, cultivating the roots that originated the brand. Additional information on Redsand® is available at www.redsand.com.
ABOUT SURFRIDER FOUNDATION
The Surfrider Foundation is a non-profit grassroots organization dedicated to the protection and preservation of our worlds oceans, waves and beaches. Founded in 1984 by a handful of visionary surfers, the Foundation now maintains over 40,000 members and 60 chapters across the United States and Puerto Rico, with international affiliates in Australia, Europe, Japan and Brazil. For more information or to join the Surfrider Foundation, visit us at www.surfrider.org.
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