Top surfers make sponsorship noise
Over the course of the Billabong Pipe Masters in Memory of Andy Irons -- the final event of the Association of Surfing Professionals' season -- some top pros underwent sponsorship adjustments. Australian Bede Durbidge re-signed with wetsuit manufacturer Xcel through 2013, while Floridians Damien and C.J. Hobgood reached an agreement with Globe, allowing them to increase the number of logos adhered to their boards.
In a press release Monday, Xcel president Ed D'Ascoli said, "We're ...
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