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2015 SIMA IMAGE AWARD WINNERS

2015 SIMA IMAGE AWARDS 
Honoring the best of the surf industry from 2014

OVERALL AWARDS
Breakout Brand of the Year: *winner: Vissla
Beach Riot
Catch Surf
OTIS
Roark Revival
Vissla *

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

Men’s Boardshort of the Year: *winner: Mod-Tech by Volcom
Jordy Freak by O’Neill
Mirage by Rip Curl
Mod-Tech by Volcom *
Spinner Lo Tide by Billabong
Zulu by Vissla

Men’s Marketing Campaign of the Year: *winner: “Volume 7: Rocketship to Reykjavik” by Roark Revival
“Creators & Innovators” by Vissla
“Life’s Better in Boardshorts” by Billabong
“Surfing is Everything” by Rip Curl
“True to This” by Volcom
“Volume 7: Rocketship to Reykjavik” by Roark Revival *

WOMEN’S AWARDS
Women’s Apparel Brand of the Year: *winner: Volcom
Billabong Women’s
O’Neill Women’s
Rip Curl
RVCA
Volcom *

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

Women’s Marketing Campaign of the Year: * winner: “My Bikini” by Rip Curl
“Let’s Go Anywhere” by L*Space by Monica Wise
“My Bikini” by Rip Curl *
“Shave Ice” by OluKai
“Today is Perfect” by O’Neill Women’s
“True to This” by Volcom

PRODUCT AWARDS
Accessory Product of the Year: * winner: Socks by Stance
ED01-TIDE Digital Watch by Electric
Happy Lens by Spy
Roark Revival x Leatherman Collaboration Crater C33LX Pocket Knife by Roark Revival
Socks by Stance *
SuperTide Marbelized by Nixon

Environmental Product of the Year: *winner: Yulex Nexkin Wetsuit by Patagonia
Eco-Board by Firewire
Plastic Bag Wallet by The People’s Movement
Recycler Series Boardshorts by Billabong
Upcycled Coconut Boardshorts by Vissla
Yulex Nexkin Wetsuit by Patagonia *

Footwear Product of the Year: *winner: Surf Siders by Vans
Cochise Jogger by The People’s Movement
HOKUA by OluKai
Recliner by Volcom
Surf Siders by Vans *
Yoga Sling by Sanuk

Hardgoods Accessory Product of the Year: *winner: FCSII Essential Series Fin Collection by FCS
Blackstix 3.0 by Futures
DNA Flex Mould Leash by Creatures of Leisure
Drylock Boot featuring TDC Thermo Dry Celliant by Xcel
FCSII Essential Series Fin Collection by FCS *
Jordy Smith Signature Traction Pad by Channel Islands Surfboards

Surfboard of the Year: * winner: The Average Joe by Channel Islands Surfboards
Beater by Catch Surf
Blackbird by Rusty Surfboards
Pyzalien by Firewire/Pyzel
Siamese Palm Viper (SPV) by Dion Agius by SUPERbrand
The Average Joe by Channel Islands Surfboards *

Wetsuit of the Year: *winner: Yulex Nexkin Wetsuit by Patagonia
Drylock featuring TDC Thermo Dry Celliant by Xcel
Flash Bomb by Rip Curl
Psycho Series by O’Neill Wetsuits
Xero Furnace 2mm by Billabong
Yulex Nexkin Wetsuit by Patagonia *