– 2021 SBIA AWARDS FINALISTS –

(Listed in Alphabetical Order)

BRAND AWARDS:

LADIES BRAND OF THE YEAR

Billabong

Rip Curl

ROXY

Rusty

Sisstrevolution

MENS BRAND OF THE YEAR

Billabong

Quiksilver

Rip Curl

Vissla

Volcom

BREAKOUT BRAND OF THE YEAR

RVCA Sport

Salt Gypsy Surfboards (Global Surf Industries)

Salty Crew

SWIMWEAR BRAND OF THE YEAR

Billabong

Rip Curl

ROXY

Rusty

Salt Gypsy

FOOTWEAR BRAND OF THE YEAR

Havaianas

Globe International

Reef

SUNGLASS BRAND OF THE YEAR

Dragon Alliance

Oakley

OTIS Eyewear

PRODUCT AWARDS:

WETSUIT OF THE YEAR

Billabong – Furnace Natural Zipperless Steamer

Rip Curl – Flashbomb Chest Zip Wetsuit

Rusty Australia – A Series Ecoprene 3mmx2mm Chest Zip Long Sleeve Wetsuit

Vissla – 7 Seas wetsuit

SURFBOARD OF THE YEAR

Firewire – Seaside – Shaped by Rob Machado

Global Surf Industries – Salt Gypsy – Mid Tide

JS Industries – Raging Bull

Rusty Australia – The Keg (Wade Carmichael Pro Model)

Slater Designs – Flat Earth

SURFING ACCESSORY OF THE YEAR 

Creatures of Leisure – SUPERLITE Leash – Lite, Comp and Pro

FCS – H4 Fin

Rip Curl – Next Tide Watch

BOARDSHORT OF THE YEAR

Billabong – Otis D Bah Pro

Quiksilver – Original Arch 18′ Boardshort

Rip Curl – Rip Curl Mirage 3-2-One Ultimate 19″ Boardshort

Vissla – Upcycled Coconut Boardshorts

PRODUCT INNOVATION

Billabong | The Furnace Natural Zipperless Steamer

Creatures of Leisure | Leisure S-Lock Dry Bag 

Dragon Alliance | The Upcycled collection

Rip Curl | The Limited Edition E7 E-Bomb

Surf Hardware International Pty Ltd | FCS H4 Fin

INDEPENDENT RETAIL AWARDS:

AUSTRALIAN INDEPENDENT RETAILER OF THE YEAR (SINGLE STORE)

Natural Necessity

Passport Surf

Slimes Erina Fair

Star Surf + Skate

Surfection – Byron Bay

AUSTRALIAN INDEPENDENT RETAILER OF THE YEAR (MULTI STORE)

Aquatique

Coopers Surf

Hillzeez

Sanbah

Strapper Surf

Surfboard Empire

AUSTRALIAN INDEPENDENT RETAILER OF THE YEAR (CORE BOARD STORE)

Aloha Manly

Coopers Surf

Sanbah

Strapper Surf

Surfboard Empire

MARKETING AWARDS:

EXCELLENCE IN RETAIL MARKETING

Sanbah HQ:  (Sanbah Surf & Rip Curl Newcastle)

Wilson Retail Co : (Summer 2020 & 10 Years of  Stormriders Summer Campaigns)