West Surfing Products

Surf stalwarts stay buoyant after carving product niche

FEATURE: Gath Sports and Creatures of Leisure are among a host of local surf companies to emerge during the 1980s and 1990s, all driven by their owners’ passion for chasing big swells and the lifestyle that entails.

Optima sells US surfwear business as Vmoto zooms ahead

Perth-based Optima Corporation Ltd will sell its underperforming surfwear subsidiary West Surfing Products (USA) Inc for around $450,000 as the company devotes further resources to its increasingly profitable Vmoto Motorcycles brand.