PIPELINE, Oahu/Hawaii (Saturday, January 2, 2013) – John John Florence today claimed his third consecutive Volcom Pipe Pro title at the Banzai Pipeline, eliminating Chris Ward (San Clemente, Ca., USA), Josh Kerr (AUS), and Olamana Eleogram (Maui) in the final. Perhaps the truest testament to the uncanny surfing talent of this 20-year-old is the reliability [...]
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SAQUAREMA, Rio de Janeiro / Brazil (Wednesday, May, 23, 2012) – Sunny skies and long lefthanders in the 4-6 foot range (1.5-2 meters) were on hand at Itauna Beach, Saquarema for the ASP World Prime Quiksilver Saquarema Prime presented by Coca-Cola. Competition on Wednesday included some big wins and heavy upsets with the conclusion of [...]
CACIMBA DO PADRE, Fernando de Noronha, Pernambuco / Brazil (Wednesday, February 8, 2012) – Cacimba do Padre beach is known for its transparent water and barreling waves. Once again, it did not disappoint as new records were set by Chris Ward (USA) and Dion Atkinson (AUS) at the ASP PRIME Hang Loose Pro Contest 2012 [...]