Industry News 7/15/2009

B$Z: Transworld Surf Partners with Magic Seaweed to Offer Free Surf Forecasting

Transworld Surf Partners with Magic Seaweed to Offer Free Surf Forecasting
Surf content leader offers a valuable new service to its readers

TransWorld SURF, the most influential and complete media brand in the surf world, is excited to announce a partnership with the surf forecasting Web site
TransWorld SURF has just taken a huge step forward in this partnership with Magic Seaweed, bringing free, premium surf forecasting to the audience. In the U.S.,, with 800,000 global unique visitors, is known by core surfers around the world for its consistent accuracy and comprehensive travel information and is the true forecast system for the real surfer making TransWorld SURF a one-stop shop for everyone’s surf needs.

 “At Magic Seaweed, we’re absolutely committed to building the best free surf forecasting and travel resource on the Web,” says Magic Seaweed’s Ryan Anderson. “Working with the TransWorld SURF team is a golden opportunity for us to showcase what we do to a whole new audience, while taking TransWorld SURF’s cutting-edge editorial and placing it in front of our global user base. We’re really excited to get the project underway and between us build the most comprehensive, feature rich free surf site on the Net.”
“Teaming up with is one of the best things that TransWorld SURF has ever done in our eleven-year history,” says TransWorld SURF Editor-In-Chief Chris Coté. “Magic Seaweed offers the most accurate global and local surf forecasting available. Their site is easy to navigate, and when it comes to pinpointing where and when the best waves on Earth are coming, they are hands down the best.”

For almost a decade Magic Seaweed has been pioneering in depth, long-range online surf forecasts and delivering them to a global audience with no subscriptions or sign-ups necessary. With thousands of surf photos, videos, and a wealth of local travel information, delivers for every surfer—no matter where they’re based or where they’re traveling.

The world will be a better place because of this partnership.