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Monthly Archives: May 2011

  • Like to WIN!

    Another fab giveaway - we've got Roxy and Quiksilver underwater cameras on offer... Head over to our Facebook page and LIKE the competition post to enter. We'll be choosing 2 winners at random from the entries. Competition closes at 11am tomorrow (Wednesday 1st June). Good luck :-)

    Head to to enter

  • Win a GOLDEN TICKET to O'Neill Freak Academy

    The O'Neill 'Freak Academy' is coming to Brighton - Saturday 4th June: Meet the pro’s & get free surf lessons!

    A / Ocean Sports exclusive - come and meet the O’Neill pros at the ‘Freak Academy’ here in Brighton on Saturday 4th June and YOU could be taking part in surf lessons with the O’Neill Pro Team!

    What’s involved?
    For the lucky chosen ones with ‘golden tickets’ there’s FREE surf lessons and workshops with the O'Neill pro surf team. Plus you could be testing some of the latest O'Neill wetsuits! AND you’ll get a chance to try out the cutting edge styles from the O'Neill clothing collection too! Truly a one off chance to take part in an amazing day and it’s all FREE…!!  


    How do I WIN one?
    We’ve got 2 O’Neill Freak Academy golden tickets up for grabs – we’ll be giving away one on Saturday 28th May and one on Sunday 29th May.

    To win, you just need get down to our store – Ocean Sports (368 Kingsway, Hove BN3 4QT)! The first person through the door to shout “I’m a freak and I want to go to the academy” on each day will win! So set your alarm for an early wake up this weekend!!!

    What if I don’t win a ‘golden ticket?
    Come on down - watch the action and meet the pros! O’Neill team pro’s Ben Skinner, Stuart Campbell and Sam Lamiroy are confirmed – we’re also hoping Micah Lester and Adam Griffiths join us too!

    Where is it all happening?
    The Brighton leg of the O’Neill Freak Academy is set to take place at Brighton Hot Pipes / Southwick Beach. Saturday will kick off with an early start at 8am and (depending on tides and conditions) the event should last most of the day – so even if you don’t have a ‘golden ticket’ make sure you head down and join the fun.

    Building on 15 years of experience with the O'Neill Surf Academy, over 10,000 (yes.... that's TEN THOUSAND ) kids have learned to surf with O’Neill all over Europe...... !! Combined with countless, legendary  'Psycho Wetsuit Tours' and demos, they’ve raised the bar and changed the game again! Working closely with local core surf shops and involving the pro surfing team, O’Neill are putting on a series of 'Freak Academies'  - opportunities for ONE and ALL to come along to the beach and sample what surfing, beach culture and the life we love is all about.

    O’Neill Say “Passion, innovation and vision got us here.... but it's the young freaks ... the champions-in-waiting that will take us forward”

    Stopping at just a few select locations this year you don't want to miss this - get your freak on!
    We’ll see you down at the beach!

    Brighton (Hot Pipes / Southwick Beach)
    Saturday 4th June – 8am start

    Details also available on our FACEBOOK page :-)


  • The 5-5-5 Bank Holiday Weekend

    It's been an exciting week of superinjunctions (Ryan Giggs we knew it was you!) and the "sacking" of Cheryl Cole (cue the violin music!) - so here's some news you actually WILL care about... The '5-5-5 Offer' Bank Holiday weekend special.... a whole weekend of free vouchers, free gifts and unbelievable discount deals......

    PART 1)

    Claim your free FIVER! Spend just £30 with us this weekend and you'll be entitiled to a lovely £5 off - just use the code 555DEAL at the checkout. 

    Terms & conds...
    £5.00 VOUCHER DEAL - Spend £30 or more between now and Tuesday 31st May 2011 at 10am at and you'll be entitiled to £5.00 off your order. Discount code 555DEAL must be entered at the checkout. Offer applies to online orders only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other discount code. Feel free to use your 555DEAL voucher code on top sale priced items though :-)

    PART 2)

    Wondering what to spend your free £5 on? Why not bag one of our 5-5-5 Ridiculous Discount Deals - 5 hoodies, 5 bags and 5 wetsuits all at mega discount prices for this weekend. Head to our 'Deals of the Week' department and you'll find ridiculour discount deals from Element, Roxy, Rip Curl, DC, Hurley and more - super cheap super deals"



    PLUS we've got a bunch of goodies to throw at you too! 5 customers every day over the weekend will win themselves a fab prize from O'Neill or Animal! We've got backpacks, towels, beach bags and more from top surf brands O'Neill and Animal and there's 5 chances a day to win. Place an order on Friday, Saturday, Sunday or Monday and you'll be in with a chance! 

    Terms & conds....
    5 A DAY PRIZE GIVEAWAY - Place an order at this weekend and you'll be eligible to win a fab prize from O'Neill or Animal. We'll be choosing 5 customers at random on Friday, Saturday, Sunday AND Monday to win prizes - thats 5 chances a day! Winners will be notified on Tuesday 31st May. Prizes will be allocated at random and dispatched with your order.

  • O'Neill Bag Giveaway

    Fancy winning a free O'Neill beach bag? Then head over to Facebook and take part in our free prize draw!

    All you need to do is come on over to our Facebook page at and check the wall post for details.

    There's 10 fab O'Neill bags up for grabs...... entry closes Monday 23rd May at 10am and the 10 lucky winners will be picked at random from the competition entry wall post comments..

    GOOD LUCK :-)

  • The Nixon 1 Weeker!

    Here's another 'grab it while you can' deal from - Nixon watches with up to 52% off! There's a massive £100 off the Nixon Super Hero watch and the ever popular colourful Rubber Player is now available for just £98.00.

    Our pick of the bargains is the Nixon Housing watch - now only £89.99 and it holds the tide info for over 200 beaches! If you surf, you need one!

    There's limited stock on many of the styles, so be quick as these offers are subject to availability - and you've got one week....starting from NOW!

    Check out our latest e-flyer by >>CLICKING HERE<< or head straight to the >>Nixon Sale HERE<<


    fader banks
    159.99 79.99 half price
    rubber player
    rubber player
  • Look what we were up to 10 years ago!

    Take a step back in time with us...we've found a stack of our old catalogues from back in the day! Before existed there was Board Riders Guide the mail order catalogue (yep we've been around a while eh!) and though it seems like only yesterday, the pics look so retro now! We've had a good old giggle at some of the fashions (mmm baggy trousers!) and theres some snaps of our shop Ocean Sports and how it used to look.

    Here's a few of the pics - to see a slideshow the full set CLICK HERE


    Board Riders Guide catalogue  the summer 99 catalogue

    the summer 99 catalogue  the summer 99 catalogue

    Summer 2001   summer 2001 fashion!

  • ATTENTION LADIES - 40% Off Everything!!!

    Attention ladies (and those on the lookout for a gift for the lady in their life!) - the most RIDICULOUS sale is on at! The ENTIRE ladies department is having a clearout and EVERYTHING* is at least 40% off!!!!! That's all the tees, tops, dresses, jeans, skirts, shorts, hoodies, bags, hats...even the new season collections! Only exception to the offer is swimwear and flip flops - literally every other Ladies Department item is in CLEARANCE! With brands like Roxy, Carhartt, Volcom, Rip Curl, Animal and Billabong you'd best hit the store straight away as it's sure to be a sell out! 

    CLICK HERE to view

    Happy bargain buying!
    The Team at

    *excludes swimwear & flip-flops - all other Ladies Dept items are at least 40% off!

  • Introducing Emmett McKeown - Skate Team Rider

    Introducing the latest addition to our skate team - 11 year old Emmett McKeown. Here's a few shots of him in action....

    Emmett. We Have Liftoff. Halton   Emmett. Nosegrab at Hebden Bridge.

    Emmett. Carving in Style at Halton.  Emmett. Past midnight at Ramp City. Nine Thirty in the Pipe.

    Emmett at the Scrambled Egg Jam with Big Woody. 1 a.m and time to go.  Emmett. Nosegrab at  Macclesfield.  


    Images also available to view via Flickr - click here or go to

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