The Wrights of Lennox

For Owen and Tyler Wright, ASP World Tour success is a family affair

Originally Published: May 25, 2012
By Jake Howard | ESPN.com

T-minus 10 hours and counting before the debut of the "Owen," or as Rip Curl's touting it, "the ultimate signature boardshort." The ultimate boardshort? Apparently they're made from the rare jungle fiber "aggrolite," yes, aggrolite, so they must be.

This may be one of those career moments in the life of a pro surfer, a cheeky smile, a slick new marketing campaign, a signature product ... made from aggrolite, yes, aggrolite. But Owen Wright's roots run deep, beyond billboards, ...

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