We're excited to announce that Greg Long is a National Geographic Adventurer of the Year - and looking for your vote to make Greg the People's Choice. Click here to vote for Greg. You can vote once every day through January 31, 2014. Greg is one of a few select individuals chosen for remarkab ...
Xcel is stoked to announce 2 Surf Industry Manufacturers Association (SIMA) Image Award nominations for the Drylock fullsuit series and Drylock boot. Nominated for Wetsuit of the Year, the Drylock fullsuit series is trusted to deliver the most advanced levels of performance and features all new TD3 ...
The ultimate neoprene, TD3 is a combination of our most premium technologies for the warmest, lightest, and driest material yet. Available exclusively in the Drylock and Revolt fullsuit series. Learn more about all Xcel wetsuit technology over at our Features & Specs page. ...
How long could/would you stay in the water? Xcel athlete Riccardo Palumbo has set a new world record of 50 hours in the water non-stop. The Italian swimming instructor, 31, broke his own previous record of 48 consecutive hours in the water. Starting on a Friday afternoon and finally ending Sunday ...
Xcel Europe Brand Manager Stephane Waeber helps Riccardo gear up (and yes, that's a custom relief zipper)
Hour 6 is public relations hour
Liquid sustenance kept Riccardo going
Noa Deane The Xcel Core Files Series is a behind-the-scenes look at surfers and all-around watermen committed to performance in the best conditions around the world. From Jaws to Jersey to the North Shore and beyond, these are their stories ... ...
Hawaiian Water Patrol
Short attention span? You've come to the right place. Welcome to :30 Second Sessions, our weekly video series of half-minute (ish) edits. Cold or warm, big or small, you'll find it here. Next up - Isaac Stant (Maui, HI). :30 Second Sessions Archive ...
Xcel ambassador Ocean Ramsey is on a roll, and all it took was a GoPro ... and a great white shark. Since GoPro released their video (above) of Ocean and a great white, she's garnered worldwide attention and the opportunity to bring her message of conservation to audiences around the world. O ...
Ocean and great whites: Juan Oliphant original edit
Ocean speaks about sharks and the importance of conservation
Whales are cool too
Tracks magazine has just named the Infiniti Comp their Wetsuit of the Year! While the northern hemisphere gears up for warm weather, the Aussies got serious about their rubber, putting the Infiniti Comp and other fullsuits to the test in the coldest place of Oz they could find (Torquay, that is). ...
(L to R) Men's Unlimited division winners Ingo Redemacher (1st), Ed Wheeler (2nd), and Leleo Kinimaka (3rd) at the Xcel Race Against Skin Cancer. Scroll down for more photos and results. All photos courtesy of Joey Carroll. HALE'IWA, HI (February 12, 2013) - Awareness and prevention were the ultima ...
Paddler Kimo Akaka completes the 2.4 mile paddle - what disability? #inspiring
Ingo Rademacher on his way to overall first place finish
Racers heading for home
Although the day wasn't all about awards, the trophies were still pretty cool
Plenty of shade and sun protection on hand
Xcel's Marshall Marumoto and Lori Strelow of the UH Cancer Center
Top finishers in the Men's and Women's divisions
Men's Stock 12'6" division winners
Women's Stock 12'6" division winners
Prize drawings for all finishing racers kept the aloha spirit going
Lucky winner Walter Machado won this amazing Surftech board in the prize drawings
Da Hui crew, post race