Congrats to team rider Porter Hogan from Laguna Beach California for taking down a roster of local pros and taking the second place spot in the Thalia Street surf bout contest that went down this past weekend! Porter pulled the scores he needed launching airs and taking advantage of the south swell sets to push his way through to the final.
Porter punting for the score photo: @natehphoto
Congrats also go out to Rusty team riders Kevin Shulz for his airshow win, and Jake Szekely for taking the west coast explorer championship title at the NSSA contest in HB last weekend.
Kevin Shulz also got picked by Surfing America to represent his country and compete in Nicaragua next month, look for Shulzy to blow up and turn some heads at the comp, we will post the live feed link once it's posted so you can cheer him on.
Check out this Fresh clip of Rusty team rider Noa Deane going absolutely looney in the Telo Islands. Watch as Noa throws rotation after rotation and huge man hacks all while Nirvana blares in the background, hyping your eyeballs and raising your froth-o-meter to an all time high.
This clip is guaranteed to get your amping to get in the lineup... Enjoy!
It's time for another Rusty Instagram photo hunt contest! Be sure to visit our Instagram page today and follow us @rusty_america for your chance to win!
Look for the post today around 2 pm PST and find the 11 differences between the 2 photos to win a free Rusty prize pack, first one who spots all the differences and post them in the comments on our Instagram post is the winner. Be sure to include numbers in front of all 11 changes we made when you comment.
We will be watching and notify you if you have won via our Instagram feed so be sure to check back!
If you're not following us online yet be sure to click on the links above to check out and follow our Instagram, Vine, and Twitter feeds. Following us will give you access to team updates, exclusive content, and local happenings for Rusty in your zone, so don't be shy and let's be social!
Be sure to tag us in your posts using #ourkind, we will randomly be picking one lucky winner per month to receive a prize pack!
This Friday May 24th be sure to make your way down to the La Jolla Shores Parking lot for the Hanger 94 Surfboard Demo Day. The event kicks off at 8 am and runs until 2 pm, and gives everyone who make sit down an opportunity to test out the latest shapes and designs from your favorite shaper and brands.
There will be a stack of new Rusty shapes for you to test out as well, so you can get your summer shred sled dialed in before the crowds hit.
Be sure to post pics from the event and tell us which board was your favorite using #ourkind on your photos on Instagram. One lucky winner will receive a summer prize pack, it could be you!
Check out the photo gallery from the Rusty Del Mar Surf Classic event that went down this past weekend at 15th street in Del Mar Ca. Tons of people turned out to watch their local heroes and up and coming surfers slug their way through heats to try and take home the first place spot.
Rusty surfboards was on hand to demo the latest and greatest Rusty shapes, and the crowd on the beach enjoyed some amazing weather and great waves for the entire event. Thanks to Rusty Del Mar for putting on such a great event, and to all the people who made it down to the beach to support their local surf shop and scene!
Click on the image above to visit the photo gallery from the event. Thanks to Steven Thomas Photography for the images and covering the event, visit his website by clicking here.
Come join the Rusty surfboards crew this week in Nor Cal to test ride the latest equipment and shapes from Rusty! The demos are free, just bring your I.D. and see one of the guys at the Rusty tent. You will be able to talk shop and figure out what shape and design will help increase your ability and shoot your fun level through the roof.
Don't miss out on your chance to change up your board, and your surfing!
Rusty Del Mar, or RDM as it's known to most locals, opened its doors in 1987. That's when surf industry legend Rusty Preisendorfer spotted the corner space while driving his favorite coastal route looking for waves.
Since then it has been a staple of the local Del Mar surf community and surf scene, putting on local contests and events including the upcoming Rusty Del Mar Surf Classic happening Saturday May 18th at 15th Street in Del Mar. Rusty Del Mar also has the latest and greatest Rusty surfboard designs and clothing, stocked, and ready for you to go check out and grab your favorite styles.
Come see why RDM is the favorite surf shop in Del Mar, and check out the Rusty Del Mar Surf Classic Saturday May 18th. Rusty surfboards will be having a demo on the beach, with your chance to test ride the latest boards, with free giveaways and prizes all day long!
Rusty Del Mar is located at: 201 15th Street
Del Mar, CA 92014
The Billabong Rio Pro kicks off this Wednesday May 8th at Barra Da Tuuca in Rio De Janeiro Brazil. The top surfers on the planet will be taking to the lineup to battle it out for points and the first place spot, while thousands of spectators take to the beach to root for their favorite pro!
Rusty team riders Josh Kerr and Willian Cardoso have been down in Rio for the past couple of weeks prepping and training for the contest. Be sure to watch live and root Kerrzy and Willian on as they take on the rest of the CT and show off their competitive surfing skills.