Oakley "Thump" Nominated For Award


The Surf Industry Manufacturers Association (SIMA) recently announced the winners of the third annual SIMA Image Awards, a program designed to recognize surf industry companies for their outstanding achievements. In the Product Innovation of the Year category, Oakley "Thump" was nominated along with Body Glove "Vapor" Wetsuit, INT Softboards EPX/Polyethylene Technology, Matix "Gusto Military Party" Trunks, and the Reef "Mick Fanning" Sandal – the award winner. The winner and nominees for Product Innovation of the Year were selected as the companies that developed/created the most innovative surf or surf-related product in 2004. This is Oakley’s first nomination for a SIMA Image Award.

For more information on the SIMA Image Awards,please go to www.sima.com.


Staff Writer


May 15, 2005