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TRACE Presents 2017 Surf Shop Showdown

TRACE Presents 2017 Surf Shop Showdown

WRV is part of the 1st Annual Trace Up Shop Showdown. Five of the top surf shops in the US pick 3 employees each to compete in a digital contest throughout the month of April. Contestants can surf anywhere they want, whenever they want. Any break, any waves they choose. Trace is the judge. Real-time leaderboards at traceup.com show all their data collected by Trace and where they stack up. Shops will be scored as teams and at the end of the month, prizes will be awarded for the leaders in each category: Longest Wave, Max Speed, Most Waves Caught, Most...

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2017 WRV Outer Banks Pro presented by Pacifico

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2017 WRV Outer Banks Pro presented by Pacifico

Mark your calendars! The 2017 WRV Outer Banks Pro presented by Pacifico is just around the corner: August 30th through September 23rd at Jennette's Pier in Nags Head, NC. Stay up to date and follow the event at wrvobxpro.com #obxpro #pacificoclara  

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Celebrating 50 Years of Surfing

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Celebrating 50 Years of Surfing

    Article from the Virginia Pilot Online Feb 4, 2017 Written by Stacy Parker, Photos by L.Todd Spencer   VIRGINIA BEACH L.G. Shaw straightened up the corner of the framed painting on a wall upstairs in Wave Riding Vehicles' surf shop. It was a picture of WRV’s old retail shop, several blocks south, on Norfolk Avenue. L.G., now 34, was just a kid when his parents ran the store there. But he remembers it. So does his younger sister. The low shelf of the sticker case was the perfect height to play store. “I would be the customer; he...

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SURF EXPO JANUARY 2017 | NOTES FROM THE ROAD

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SURF EXPO JANUARY 2017 | NOTES FROM THE ROAD

The January 2017 Surf Expo was a solid session of good vibes. The WRV EL JEFE model by Bob Yinger was nominated for the SIMA Performance Shortboard of the Year. SIMA is a program that strives to identify the surf industry’s most influential and innovative companies and recognize them for their efforts to advance and grow the industry.  Entries are reviewed and voted on by a nominating panel of experts comprised of both surf industry manufacturers and retailers. The Performance Shortboard of the Year is awarded to the model that best caters to the competition-minded customer through exciting design, appeal, and/or innovation.  The...

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DECEMBER DISCOUNTS

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DECEMBER DISCOUNTS

Holiday Savings are going on now at WRV Virginia Beach and Kitty Hawk! Check back for new discounts each week through December.

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