How will the surf industry look post COVID-19? By now we’ve all had our own personal experience with COVID-19. The effect of the invisible villain has indelibly changed the shape of our world, and most of us are still trying to understand what that will mean for our everyday lives of the future. While less…

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Love the idea or loath it, surfing will be in the Olympic games in Tokyo 2020.  20 men and 20 women, draped in their national flags will march with pride representing their nations as the opening ceremony gets under way in less than five months from now. The event will take place in the ocean…

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It feels so good to give or just to promote the awesomeness of surfing as a sport and lifestyle. This year RYD became part of something bigger. By supporting and sponsoring Surf4Life we help shape dreams into a reality and build the local community – all for the love of surfing. Surf4Life aims to take…

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Alfonso Peters, one of our latest RYD ambassadors, literally went from roaming the streets to surfing world league. He will be representing South Africa at the 2019 ISA WORLD LONGBOARD SURFING CHAMPIONSHIP in Biarritz this coming weekend (26th of May – 2nd of June). We are super stoked and caught up with him to share…

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Storm surf and epic times in PE RYD is super stoked to have been associated with the Cobbles Classic as one of the headline sponsors this year. The event ethos and vibe is in line with everything we believe surfing should be – fun and inclusive. The fact that this particular event is all about…

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A proud partnership goes from strength-to-strength On the same weekend as the Cobbles Classic, the man behind the event, Ryan Anderson, launched his Relic Store. Ryan is a well-known figure in the South African surf industry and has over two decades of experience in the branded-clothing and footwear-and-accessories business as a brand manager and agent…

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