TEAHUPOO, Taiarapu/Tahiti (Saturday, August 21, 2010) – The greatest assemblage of surfing talent in history is converging upon the idyllic South Pacific island of Tahiti, home of the world’s heaviest wave, Teahupoo, for Stop No. 5 of 10 on the 2010 ASP World Tour, the Billabong Pro Tahiti. Finishing off the midway part of the [...]
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JOHANNA BEACH, Victoria/Australia (Friday, April 9, 2010) – Kelly Slater (USA), 38, former nine-time ASP World Champion, has claimed his fourth Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach presented by SNICKERS title over reigning two-time ASP World Champion Mick Fanning (AUS), 28, in clean three-to-four foot (1 metre) waves at the backup venue of Johanna Beach. The [...]
THIRTEENTH BEACH, Victoria/Australia (Tuesday, April 6, 2010) – Round 2 of the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach presented by SNICKERS was completed today as event organizers relocated to nearby Thirteenth Beach to take advantage of the available swell on offer. Event No. 2 of 10 on the 2010 ASP World Tour, the Rip Curl Pro [...]
MARRAWAH, Tasmania/Australia (Thursday, March 25, 2010) – Through a very thick fog and sea mist event officials somehow made the correct call to again run at Lighthouse Beach on day three of the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) 6-Star Rated O’Neill Cold Water Classic . When the sea mist finally lifted, perfect solid 1.5m plus [...]
SNAPPER ROCKS, Queensland/Australia (Friday, March 5, 2010) – Taj Burrow (AUS), 31 has taken out the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast presented by Land Rover over Jordy Smith (ZAF), 22, in rippable two-to-three foot (1 metre) waves at Snapper Rocks. The opening event of then 2010 ASP World Tour season, the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast started [...]
SANTA CRUZ, California/USA (Monday, January 25, 2010) – ASP Dream Tour standout Bobby Martinez (USA), 27, has just signed on with O’Neill wetsuits and clothing. The current ASP World No. 8 has been somewhat of a free agent for the past 13 months, ending his relationship with Reef in December of 2008. O’Neill will now [...]