In the show, Dawn is 20 years old, Birdie is 19, Lacey is 17 and Kai is 17.
Dawn confirms that she is rich in this episode.
Bailey has a Silver GameCube in his apartment.
The surfing contest is sponsored by Tampax.
Vin makes a cameo in this episode.
Regarding Bailey's age, Bailey was in 6th grade in 1992.
When Dawn receives her check it is dated for April 2006, so that is probably when filming began.
In this episode we learn that Birdie has never actually surfed in a competition.
At the beginning of the episode, Lacey moves out of Bailey's house and into the Wavesync house.
This episode marks the first appearance of Marcus.
Marcus and Bailey get in a fight when Marcus charges at Bailey for spending too much time with Birdie.
It is revealed that Lacey has six stitches, bruised ribs, and a fractured tibia, all resulting from the beating she got at the hands of Kai's friends.
This episode contains a little spoiler about who will die in season 2.
Birdie said yes to Marcus. They're engaged.
Lacey's mom comes to "visit," but ends up moving into WaveSync.
Kai and Dawn fight over who's going to Fiji to surf in the competition. Why isn't Lacey trying also?
We learn that the last time Dawn cried was when her brother died.