May 29th, 2013, Hossegor, France:

With just a week to go until the Oakley Surf Shop Challenge 2013 Europe Edition gets underway, the teams have been confirmed. It may be raining cats and dogs along the Biscay coast right now, but in a mere week’s time it will be raining sparkling diamonds of spray as the top shops’ teams get all rad in the quest to win a trip to the ASP WCT Oakley Pro Bali.

Confirmed for the Oakley Surf Shop Challenge Anglet, France 6-7th June 2013 are some of the premium surf shops from all across the ‘Hexagon’… as well as very special guests from Cornwall, UK!


Avenue De La Glisse – Mondeville, France

BTZ Surf Shop – Biarritz, France

Natural Balance Surf Company – Cornwall, United Kingdom

Not So Classic Surf Shop – Hossegor, France

SB3 Surf Shop – Aquitaine, France

Tamarindo Surf and Coffee Shop – Dolus-Oleron, France

Twenty Nine Surf Co – Brittany, France

Waimea Surf Shop – Anglet, France

Confirmed for the Oakley Surf Shop Challenge San Sebastian, Spain 9/10 June 2013 are strong teams from across the Iberian peninsula, from the Biscay coast, to the Med and Cadiz in the deep south…


Board Culture – Ericeira, Portugal

Escuela Cantabra de Surf – Cantabria, Spain

Kotadalu Surf Shop – Cadiz, Spain

Tactic Surf Shop – Barcelona, Spain

Deep Skate Surf Shops – Cantabria, Spain

Hawaii Surf Shop – San Sebastian, Spain

Pukas Surf Shop – Zarautz, Spain

Watsay – Cantabria, Spain

Come along and support your favourite surf shop in the funnest surf event of the summer, the Oakley Surf Shop Challenge 2013.


6-7 JUNE 2013, ANGLET, FRANCE – Sables d’Or Beach.

9-10 JUNE 2013, SAN SEBASTIAN, SPAIN – Playa des Gros, Zurriola

We would particularly like to thank our media partner Surf Europe and Carlsberg for their support; without them, this European project would not have become a reality.