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2014 SIMA IMAGE AWARD WINNERS

2014 SIMA Image Awards
Honoring the best of the surf industry from 2014

OVERALL AWARDS
Breakout Brand of the Year: *winner: Captain Fin
Captain Fin*

Futures
Matix
Raen
Roark Revival

Breakout Retailer of the Year: *winner: The Curl
Bird’s Surf Shed
Cinnamon Rainbows
Cleanline Surfshop
South Coast Surf Shops
The Curl*

MEN’S AWARDS
Men’s Apparel Brand of the Year: *winner: RVCA
Billabong
Hurley
RVCA*
Vans Apparel
Volcom

Men’s Boardshort of the Year: *winner: Phantom Fuse 2 by Hurley
Annihilator Nano by Volcom
Jordy Freak by O’Neill
Mirage Aggrolite Series by Rip Curl
Phantom Fuse 2 by Hurley*
Recycler Series Boardshorts by Billabong

Men’s Marketing Campaign of the Year: *winner: “Camp Tokyo” by Roark Revival
“Brands Emerged 2013” by Vans
“Camp Tokyo” by Roark Revival*
“Life’s Better in Boardshorts” by Billabong
“Phantom Fuse 2” by Hurley
“RVCA” by RVCA

Men’s Retailer of the Year: *winner: Huntington Surf & Sport
Cleanline Surfshop
Hansen Surfboards
Huntington Surf & Sport*
Ocean Hut
The Curl

WOMEN’S AWARDS
Women’s Apparel Brand of the Year: *winner: Roxy
Billabong
Insight
Roxy*
RVCA
Volcom

Women’s Marketing Campaign of the Year: *winner: “My Bikini” by Rip Curl
“Colorlove” by Billabong
“DFV loves ROXY” by Roxy
“My Bikini” by Rip Curl*
“Sandals Are For Fun $#!+” by Sanuk
“Wish You Were Here” by L*Space

Women’s Swim Brand of the Year: *winner: L*Space by Monica Wise
Beach Riot
Billabong
L*Space by Monica Wise*
Rip Curl
Roxy

Women’s Retailer of the Year: *winner: Surf Diva Boutique
Cleanline Surfshop
Hansen Surfboards
Huntington Surf & Sport Women’s
Sunrise Surf Shop
Surf Diva Boutique*

PRODUCT AWARDS
Accessory Product of the Year: *winner: Socks by Stance
H2O Floatable Sunglasses by Dragon
Socks by Stance*
The Blaster by Nixon
Trestles Pro World Time and Tide Watch by Rip Curl
Vestal Guide: Altimeter | Barometer | Compass Watch by Vestal

Environmental Product of the Year: *winner: R2 Yulex Wetsuit by Patagonia
Clean Act Products by MOVMT
Phantom Boardshotsby Hurley
R2 Yulex Wetsuit by Patagonia*
Recycler Series Boardshorts by Billabong
TimberTEK by Firewire

Footwear Product of the Year: *winner: Surf Siders by Vans
MARCOS Hi by MOVMT
Nohea Mesh by OluKai
Phantom Sandal by Hurley
Surf Siders by Vans*
The Yoga Sling Sandal by Sanuk

Hardgoods Accessory Product of the Year: *winner: FCSII Fin System by FCS
Dane Reynolds Recycled Traction Pad by Channel Islands Surfboards
Drylock Boots by Xcel
FCS II Fin System by FCS*
John John Signature Techflex Fin by Futures
Portable Self Inflation Vest by Patagonia

Surfboard of the Year: *winner: New Flyer by Channel Islands Surfboards
Happy Shovel by Rusty Surfboards
New Flyer by Channel Islands Surfboards*
SUPERfling by SUPERbrand
Taj Beach Buggy by Lost Surfboards
Vanguard by Firewire

Wetsuit of the Year: *winner: Flash Bomb Plus by Rip Curl
Drylock by Xcel
Flash Bomb Plus by Rip Curl*
Psycho Series with TechnoButter by O’Neill Wetsuits
R2 Yulex Wetsuit by Patagonia