Body Glove thanks retailers with visit from Chef Sam Choy
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 27 January, 2016 - Redondo Beach - Body Glove will kick off their annual trip to the North Shore by hosting a celebratory dinner for WSL Rookie of the Year, Tatiana Weston-Webb, prepared by Celebrity Chef Sam Choy.
The event will be filmed and aired on KHON Channel 2 in an episode of "Sam Choy’s IN THE KITCHEN” later this year. Sam will raid the Body Glove refrigerator for leftovers and use his culinary magic with whatever ingredients he can find and create a gourmet meal for all. Body Glove athlete’s Tatiana Weston-Webb, Jamie O’Brien, Mo Freitas and Garrett McNamara will be Sam's official assistant's and taste testers.
In the days following Tati’s celebration, Body Glove will begin hosting key retailers, sales reps and athletes throughout the waiting period of the Volcom Pipe Pro, January 28th – February 7th. “We look forward to the opportunity to give back to the retailers, sales reps and athletes that support the brand”, say’s Body Glove Marketing Director, Nick Meistrell.
“The trip also offers a platform for us to gather feedback on new product lines, create content for future advertising campaigns, and of course enjoy some surfing with the crew. Not to mention, all this with a world class surfing competition viewable from the house!”
Retailers in attendance include Surf Ride, Wave Hounds, Surfboard Warehouse, and Cinnamon Rainbows will be joined by select athletes from the Body Glove Team including aforementioned Tatiana Weston-Webb, Jamie O’Brien, Mo Freitas and Garrett McNamara as well as Anthony Walsh, Alex Gray, and Nolan Rapoza.
In true All Things Water fashion, Wake Surf Champions, Keenan and Noah Flegal will also be on hand to attempt the challenging crossover from the wake to the waves of the North Shore. Follow hashtag #drinkthealoha for realtime updates from Body Glove's Hawaii HQ.