SOPELANA, Basque Country, Spain (Saturday, July 30, 2011) – Ian Fontaine (Brittany, FRA) 18, and Cannelle Bulard (St Leu, REU) 17, today won the Billabong Pro Junior Sopelana in their respective divisions in commanding fashion during an intense final day of competition in excellent 3-4ft peaks at the main event site of Sopelana beach. Fontaine [...]
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Sopelana, Basque Country, Spain (Friday, July 29, 2011) – The ASP 1-Star Billabong Pro Junior Sopelana held another marathon day of competition which saw quarter-finalists decided in both men’s and women’s divisions. The level of surfing stepped into top gear as the top seeds did battle in building 3-4ft (1m) peaks. Glassy early morning off-shore [...]
SOPELANA, Basque Country, Spain (Thursday, July 28, 2011) – The ASP 1-Star Billabong Pro Junior Sopelana ran through to complete two rounds of men’s competition in minimal 2ft conditions which improved during the afternoon with the push of the incoming tide. Europe’s best under-21 athletes battled it out in highly tactical heats where wave selection [...]