Industry News 2/23/2009

This Week On FUEL TV

This Week On FUEL TV

Monday, 2/23/2009: 2008 VTCS: O'Neill World Cup of Surfing – 8:00pm ET/PT in Meet & Brotatoes

Thursday, 2/26/2009: On Surfari – Russia – 8:00pm ET/PT in SurfSpot

This Week on The Daily Habit

Brett Simpson, Taboo from Black Eyed Peas, and musical guest Black Tide – Monday 2.23.09

He’s the ripper who recently beat out Rob Machado and is currently ranked number four on the Men’s WQS, pro surfer Brett Simpson stops by. And, Taboo from Black Eyed Peas chats about his acting stint in “Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun Li” and tells us what it’s like to kick some serious martial arts booty. Plus, musical guest Black Tide rocks the Snickers Sound Stage with songs from their debut album “Light from Above.” Brett Simpson’s sponsors include: Hurley, Etnies, Dragon, Blackline, Huntington Surf and Sport and Toyota of Huntington.

Paul Fisher, Dan Fogler and Sam Huntington – Tuesday 2.24.09

Today, one of the survivors of an insane boating accident off the coast of Australia, surfer Paul Fisher stops by and you don’t want to miss this story! Plus, actors Dan Fogler and Sam Huntington from the hilarious new comedy “Fanboys” are here. Also, correspondent Chris Fairbanks inspects a new mini-mega ramp. Paul Fisher’s sponsors include: Reef and DHD.

Erica Hosseini and Travis Beckmann – Wednesday 2.25.09

Today, one of the youngest surfers ever to make it to the finals in a pro event, Erica Hosseini is on The Daily Habit. Plus, Florida ripper Travis Beckmann drops by to fill us in on his recent travels. Also, Will Tant shows us what went down and up at the 2009 Red Bull Tow At. Erica Hosseini’s sponsors include: Sharp Eye Surfboards, Casio Watches, Sector 9 Skateboards and Jacks Surf Shop. Travis Beckmann’s sponsors include: SRH Clothing, Matt Kechele Surfboards, Freak Traction, Kulcha Shok Muzik.

Bobby Worrest and musical guest The Bronx – Thursday 2.26.09

Street skate season is around the corner and to fill your appetite until then we brought on eS team rider and cement grinder Bobby Worrest. Plus, Renee Renee hits up a celebration in honor of the one and only skateboard legend Danny Way. This involves massive amounts of partying! Also, today’s musical guest, The Bronx, gets raw and rude on the Snickers Sound Stage. Bobby Worrest’s sponsors include: eS, Krooked Skateboards, Spitfire Wheels, Independent Trucks, Swiss Bearings and Pitcrew Skateshop.

Darren Navarrette and musical guest B-Real – Friday 2.27.09

Today, we’ve captured the elusive “Vertical Vampire,” pro skater Darren Navarette is here to tell us about reviving Creature. Plus, Jordan Morris interviews Darren and Pat Duffy about there pixilated personas in the video game Skate 2. Also, B-Real from Cypress Hill unleashes musical miracles on the Snickers Sound Stage. Darren Navarrette’s sponsors include: Vox, Independent, Creature and Spitfire.

This Week on The Weekly Update with Boost Mobile

We have complete coverage of the Red Bull Snowscrapers contest in New York City where Shayne Pospisil won. At the US Snowboarding Grand Prix in Boreal, Steve Fisher wins the men’s pipe, and Hannah Teter takes the women’s pipe.

In FMX news, we have coverage of the FMX movie “On The Pipe 5” premiere that turned into a fund raiser for the family of the late Jeremy Lusk.

In other snowboard news, we have coverage of the Cholula Triple Air Show from Mountain High, California where Danny Toumarkine wins the men’s division, and Stacie Anderson took the women’s division.

In Switzerland, Arthur Longo wins the Crans-Montana Champs Open presented by Rip Curl.

In skate news, we cover Alien Workshop’s premiere of its new skate video “Mind Field.”

In surf news, the Volcom and Da Hui surf teams joined forces with the Mauli Ola Foundation to put on its first ever Hawaiian Surf Experience Day at Haleiwa Beach park.

In the Weekly Update one-on-one, we catch up with Jason Bergh and Sal Masakela to talk about their company Berkela Motion Pictures and the “Bra Boys” movie.

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Northstar-at-Tahoe: Winter Dew Tour's Final Stop
The Toyota Championship, the final stop of the Alli Dew Tour hits the snow at Northstar-at-Tahoe, CA this weekend, February 19-22. For all of you who are heading to Tahoe, here is the rundown of the best food, drink and lodging near Northstar, so you can focus on the action.
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Jeremy Lusk Benefit Auction
Freestyle motocross icon Jeremy Lusk left behind many memories for us all, and it's time to give back.  Items for this weekends NASCAR event being held at the Autoclub Speedway in Fontana, CA are being auctioned off with all the proceeds going to The Jeremy Luck Trust Fund, to benefit his wife and family he left behind. 
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