SUPERTUBOS, Peniche/Portugal (Saturday, October 13, 2012) – The Rip Curl Pro Portugal commenced today with Round 1 and the opening eight heats of Round 2 completed in improving three-to-five foot (1 – 1.5 metre) waves at the primary venue of Supertubos. Event No. 8 of 10 on the 2012 ASP World Championship Tour, the Rip [...]
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SYDNEY, New South Wales/Australia (Tuesday, March 13, 2012) – With the first event of the 2012 ASP World Championship Tour behind us and the world’s best surfers eyeing the upcoming Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach, all talk has focused on the run for the 2012 ASP World Title. Perennial threat Taj Burrow (AUS), 33, bagged [...]
LOS ANGELES, California/USA (Monday, January 16, 2012) – CJ Hobgood (USA), 32, has been a staple among surfing’s elite names for over a decade. The 2001 ASP World Champion has constantly proven his abilities in all conditions from small beachbreaks to heaving barrels, but 2011 proved to be a year of peaks and valleys for [...]
Sao Miguel, Azores Islands (Saturday, October 1, 2011) – C.J. Hobgood (Melbourne, Florida, USA) 32, has won the ASP PRIME Billabong Azores Islands defeating Nate Yeomans (San Clemente, CA) 30, in an epic encounter which came down to an explosive final seven minutes with the lead changing, 17.53 to 15.33 in tricky 3-4ft wind affected [...]
CACIMBA DO PADRE, Fernando de Noronha, Pernambuco / Brazil (Wednesday, February, 16, 2011) – Brazilian Wiggoly Dantas grabbed barrel after barrel in the second heat of the day at the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) PRIME Hang Loose Pro Contest at Fernando De Noronha Island to become the day’s highest scorer. Dantas now holds the [...]