The Oakley surf shop challenge southeast stop recently went down at Paradise Beach park in Melbourne. Some of the best and most core shops in the state showed up to compete and win a chance to compete in the Shop Challenge finals at Trestles! Ripping QF NSB was shop employee Jeremy Johnston and store manager Ian, along with team riders Randy Nolan and CJ Hobgood!
After an action packed day Quiet Flight came out on top and claimed the Southeast title!
CJ Hobgood recently stepped out of retirement and put the jersey back on for a good cause! CJ headed to Western Australia to surf in the SurfAid cup! CJ led his team to a victory and also raised a lot of money for SurfAid! For photos and recap check: http://www.surfaid.org/_blog/Events/post/cj-hobgood-leads-herbert-smith-freehills-to-victory-surfaid-cup-margaret-river Before … [Read more]
Over the holidays we had an old friend stop by the factory for a visit, none other than the champ himself Kelly Slater! Kelly and his brother Sean rode for QF in their early days when QF team rider Matt Kechele took them under his wing. Stoked to have Kelly stop by, check … [Read more]
The waiting period for the 2015 Billabong Pipeline Masters starts tomorrow! Always a very special and exciting event, this one is extra special for CJ Hobgood. After 17 years on the World Championship Tour CJ is retiring, and the Pipemasters will be his last event. Be sure … [Read more]
Hurricane season is here and hopefully we'll have a nice fall/winter filled with swells! We're gonna break down 2 of our performance shortboards The Vandal and The Reaper. The Vandal is a board that is close to your normal standard shortboard. However we added a little … [Read more]