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publication date: April 2015
paperback:156 x 234 mm
Edited by Gregory Borne and Jess Ponting
Systematically exploring how surfing culture and industry impacts on social, economic and environmental areas of life at both international and local levels. Innovations and initiatives are highlighted providing the foundations for technological transitions as well as social and environmental initiatives that are improving the lives of thousands of people all over the world.
More than 40 of the most influential figures from the surf industry, academia, non-profits, and the surfing community have contributed to create a book that explores the cutting edge of the surfing world’s transition to sustainability. High profile contributors include: President of the International Surfing Association and founder of Reef, Fernando Aguerre; 1978 World Champion and former CEO of the Association of Surfing Professionals Wayne ‘Rabbit’ Bartholomew; Professional Surfer, former Waterman of the Year and twice inducted into the Surfer’s Hall of Fame Rob Machado; President of the Surf Industry Manufacturers Association Doug Palladini, Founder of Surfrider Foundation Glenn Hening, Fred Hemmings 1968 world champion, founder of the Pipeline Masters and the World Championship Tour, and former state senator. Bob McKnight former CEO and current chairman of the board at Quiksilver; and many many more. Bringing together the best minds, thought leaders and influential figures from the surf industry, academia, non-profits, and the surfing community to create a book that explores the cutting edge of the surfing world’s transition to sustainability.