NEWCASTLE, NSW/Australia (Thursday, March 15, 2012) – Merewether beach, Newcastle once again pumped out small but shapely 2 – 3 foot (1 – 1.5 meter) surf for the ASP 6-Star Burton Toyota Pro and the ASP 6-Star Hunter Ports Women’s Classic. The Men’s event finished the Round of 96 and got through eight heats of [...]
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NEWCASTLE, NSW/Australia (Tuesday, March 13, 2012) – Today at Newcastle’s Surfest competitors were greeted with small but clean 2 foot (1 meter) surf for the ASP 6-Star Burton Toyota Pro and the ASP 6-Star Hunter Ports Women’s Classic. The last six heats of the Round of 144 of the Men’s competition were run, followed by [...]
NEWCASTLE, NSW/Australia (Wednesday, March 7, 2012) – This week Newcastle’s Surfest will play host to some of the world’s best surfers for the 27th time, making it one of the longest running surf events in Australia. 2012 has also seen the Men’s division, the Burton Toyota Pro, upgraded to an ASP 6-Star rating making Surfest [...]
MEREWETHER, New South Wales/Australia (Saturday, March 13, 2010) – ASP World Title race surfers Ben Dunn and Drew Courtney left spectators with little doubt just why they are among the best surfers in the world. Dunn, who hails from Old Bar on the Mid-North Coast of New South Wales, and Courtney, who comes from Umina [...]
MEREWETHER, New South Wales/Australia (Thursday, March 11, 2010) – Twice in as many days, a former world surfing champion has been bundled out of the Burton Toyota Pro in their first heat. Today it was Sunny Garcia’s turn to join yesterday’s casualty Mark Occhilupo in exiting the 4-star $US85000 contest at Merewether beach. The Hawaiian [...]