Keith and Chris Malloy are still in Chile with Yvon Chounard from Patagonia filming and shooting pictures. Dan Malloy is in Indonesia with Thomas Campbell on the last filming trip for Thomas new film.
Conan Hayes decided to hang out in California rather than surf the trials in Tahiti because of his injured knee, which is not 100%.
Strider did go to Tahiti and surfed the trials but, unfortunately, wasn't able to win.
Saxon Boucher is back from Tavarua, where he was driving boats and shooting photos with Tom Servais.
Otto Flores is in Puerto Escondido shooting photos with ace photog Scott Aichner.
Jun Jo is on a boat trip in the Mentawai islands with Surfing magazine photog Jeff Flindt.
Josh Loya is surfing for Team Santa Cruz in Brad GerlachҒs Game Surf contest. So far, they have got the short end of the stick the last two weeks. Next stop is Santa Cruz, so well see how the home field advantage plays out.