Sean Morin Wins Scion Wild Card for 2012 USBA Jenks Pro
|Sean Morin. Photo: Al MacKinnon|
Jenks local Sean Morin has won the voting for the "Who Should Scion Sponsor" online contest. A month of voting on the official USBA tour website concluded today (August 8th) with Morin receiving more than 800 of the 1800+ votes to beat out the likes of Chris Schlegel, Timmy Tilton, Chris Dettlinger, Mike Murphy, and Chuck Guarino. Sean will now be sponsored by Scion Motors as a Wild Card entry in the Pro Division of the 2012 USBA Scion Jenks Pro (Pt. Pleasant, NJ, September 1st-10th). Be sure to visit www.usbatour.com for more information about the Jenks Pro and the USBA National Championship Tour.
Australian Lilly Pollard Signs Deal with Flipmode Clothing
Australian pro bodyboarder Lilly Pollard has announced that she has signed a deal with Flipmode Clothing Company. Be sure to check out www.flipmode.com.au for more info about Flipmode and visit their online store. Also, don't forget to visit Lilly's blog for all the latest news and details:
That will just about do it for this week's Current Events. Stay tuned, as the world of bodyboarding is set to get very busy in the upcoming weeks with IBA world tour events in Portugal, Brazil, and Venezuela, as well as the USBA's Jenks Pro. There's going to be lots going on, and BODYBOARDING 101 will keep you dialed in...YEEEWWW!!!