February 15, 2012. Huntington Beach, CA- Quiksilver announced today that Jamie Mitchell, 10X World PaddleBoard Champion, has renewed with the Quiksilver Waterman Collection brand for 3 additional years. Jamie, a true waterman conquers big waves, SUP, surf and prone paddling.
"I'm really stoked to continue my relationship with Quiksilver," says Mitchell. "Quiksilver has always been the leader in the surf industry and has such a great and diverse range of athletes and I am proud to be part of the family. I look forward to working with crew and pushing the limits."
"Jamie epitomizes the true waterman," says Peter Mel Quiksilver Waterman's Collection Director of Marketing. "The respect he has in the waterman community and his overall personality embodies the spirit for which this brand is based and he is a great friend."
Jamie, who will now be spending a lot more times in the States is turning his focus to Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) and he recently won Surfing Life Magazines "Biggest Paddle" category.
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