SPY OPTIC AND SPORT CHALET ANNOUNCE 2008 WAKEBOARD BOAT SWEEPSTAKES GRAND PRIZE WINNER
Congratulations Sport Chalet Action Pass™ Member Grand Prize Winner Janet Mendoza of Los Alamitos, California
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Carlsbad, CA – October 27, 2008 – Spy Optic announced its 2008 Spy Optic/Sport Chalet wakeboard boat sweepstakes grand prize winner, Janet Mendoza of Los Alamitos, California at the Carlsbad Lagoon in Carlsbad, California on Friday, October 24th.
Janet Mendoza, a Sport Chalet Action Pass™ member, was presented with a champagne toast on behalf of Spy Optic and Sport Chalet executives with a 2007 Super Air Nautiques 210 Team Edition wakeboard boat, a 2007 DHM trailer, and a Liquid Force Wakeboard total retail value over $68,000 along with Spy Optic sunglasses and gift packs.
Jacqueline Collard, Senior Marketing Manager/Customer Relationship Manager of Sport Chalet said, “Sport Chalet is thrilled to be working with Spy Optic and is excited to award one of our loyal Action Pass™ members with this fantastic prize.”
Mendoza was chosen out of over 8,000 entries in Sport Chalet’s Action Pass™ exclusive sweepstakes between June 1 and August 15, 2008.
Spy Optic pro wakeboarder Melissa Marquardt was on-site at the Carlsbad lagoon to congratulate and present the boat. When asked how she felt about her grand prize, Janet Mendoza said, “It’s pretty overwhelming. I’m so excited. I don’t know what else to say!”
ABOUT SPY OPTIC
Spy Optic designs, develops and sells premium products for the action sports and youth lifestyle markets. Spy’s principal products, sunglasses and goggles, target the action sports market, including surfing, skateboarding, snowboarding, motocross, wakeboarding and skiing, and the youth lifestyle market within fashion, music, and entertainment.
Spy’s innovative proprietary products utilize high-quality materials, handcrafted manufacturing processes and engineered optical lens technology to convey premium quality, contemporary style, and progressive design. Spy is a wholly owned subsidiary of Orange 21, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORNG). www.spyoptic.com
Spy Optic is the #1 action sports sunglass brand in the wakeboarding industry. Our world class wakeboard team riders Parks Bonifay, Shane Bonifay, Danny Harf, Chad Sharpe, Tino Santori, Melissa Marquardt, Jimmy La Riche, and Kyle Hyams proudly wear Spy Optic.
ABOUT SPORT CHALET
Sport Chalet, founded in 1959 by Norbert Olberz, is a leading operator of full-service specialty sporting goods stores in California, Nevada, Arizona and Utah. The company offers more than 50 services for the serious sports enthusiast, including backpacking, canyoneering and kayaking instruction; custom golf club fitting and repair; snowboard and ski rental and repair; SCUBA training and certification; SCUBA boat charters; team sales; racquet stringing; and bicycle tune-up and repair throughout its 53 locations. The addresses for Sport Chalet’s Web sites are actionpass.com and sportchalet.com .
ABOUT AIR NAUTIQUES
Celebrating 84 years of excellence in the marine industry, Correct Craft, Inc. is the producer of the Nautique line of boats. Correct Craft is known for delivering superior quality product, cutting-edge technology and exceptional service experiences. To see the complete line of Nautique boats, visit nautiques.com .
ABOUT LIQUID FORCE
Founded in 1995, Liquid Force has quickly become the leader in wakeboard products and apparel. Liquid Force is dedicated to relentless innovation, progressive design, maximum functionality and unparalleled quality. As part of the Motion Water Sports family, Liquid Force owns Straight Line Ropes and Handles. Supported by a superior team of athletes, Liquid Force events include the world famous BROstock and Maven Sessions. www.liquidforce.com