LOS ANGELES, California/USA (Thursday, February 18, 2010) – Bede Durbidge (AUS), 26, current ASP World No. 3 is having a good run as of late. Three consecutive Top 5 finishes over the past three seasons has broken any “underdog” status that may linger and the powerful natural-footer was recently acquired by racing giant Fox clothing. ESPN caught up with Durbidge recently to talk about the ASP and the year ahead. This…is their story…
Do you understand all the changes the ASP made to the World Tour this year? Be honest.
It took me a while to get my head around them, and I was bit confused, but now I think I understand the. I think it’s good for surfing we needed the change, and this “bridge year” will work itself out. It should be free-flowing for the following years.
With the One World ranking tem, do you foresee yourself approaching things differently maybe doing a QS 6-Star PRIME where you wouldn’t have in the past?
No, I’m just going to concentrate on the World Tour events. If you’re going for…
For full interview, check out ESPN’s ‘Tour Talk’
For more on BEDE DURBIDGE, check out his ASP WORLD TOUR PROFILE