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|registrations =
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|type =[[gTLD|GenericOpen]]
|category = [[:Category: Sport New gTLDs|Sport]]
| website = [http://mmx.co mmx.co]
'''.surf''' is a proposed [[TLD]] in [[ICANN]]'s [[New gTLD Program]]. It is one of 68 applications that [[Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd.]] (TLDH) has filed for on its own behalf.<ref>[http://www.tldh.org/2012/06/gtld-application-update-92-applications-submitted/ gTLD Application Update 92 applications submitted, TLDH.org]</ref> The application succeeded and was delegated to the [[Root Zone]] on 18 June 2014.<ref name="delegation">[http://newgtlds.icann.org/en/program-status/delegated-strings Delegated Strings, ICANN.org] Retrieved 13 August 2014</ref>
===Intended Use===
.Surf is a new generic top-level domain targeted to amateur and professional surfers, surf brands, and surf culture as well as for use in applications such as surf videos and surfing events.
===Delegation and Availability===
.surf was delegated to the Root Zone of the [[DNS]] on 18 June 2014, completing the successful application for the string.<ref name="delegation"></ref>
==Notable Users==.Surf web addresses are connecting surfers across the globe. Whether you’re a rider building a site to showcase your videos or a surfing brand looking to connect with new customers, a .surf domain name shows your visitors that you’re part of surf culture. It’s a way of conveying your passion for the waves before they’ve even loaded your site. .Surf domains are also easy to remember, which increases your site’s visibility and builds brand awareness. On a web full of .coms and .nets, a .surf domain will stick out to any waverider who spots it. ==Contract Signed===
On 09 January 2014 [[TLDH]] received a [[Registry Agreement]] signed by [[ICANN]] for .surf after passing all the required processes needed to become a [[Registry Operator]] for the string.<ref>[http://www.icann.org/en/about/agreements/registries-date Registry Agreements, ICANN.org] Retrieved 22 Jan 2014</ref>
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