PLAYA REVOLCADERO, Acapulco/Mex (Friday, July 20, 2012) – Top seeds at the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) 4-Star Quiksilver Surf Open Acapulco were dominant once again today as the event marched into the Round of 32 in two-to-four foot (1 metre) offshore conditions. The Quiksilver Surf Open Acapulco is the second Latin event on the [...]
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PUNTA ROCA, La Libertad/El Salvador (Sunday, July 8, 2012) – Hank Gaskell (HAW), 26, has won the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) 3-Star Copa Quiksilver El Salvador, defeating fellow Maui native Dege O’Connell (HAW), 22, in firing four-to-six foot (1.5 metre) waves at El Salvador’s pristine pointbreak of Punta Roca. Gaskell peaked in the Final, [...]
PUNTA ROCA, La Libertad/El Salvador (Friday, July 6, 2012) – The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) 3-Star Copa Quiksilver El Salvador returned to Punta Roca for the third consecutive day and saw dominant performances unfold from the event’s top seeds in windy three-to-four foot (1 metre) waves. Hank Gaskell (HAW) put in the round’s top [...]
HUNTINGTON BEACH, California/USA (Saturday, March 31, 2012) – The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) 4-Star Vans Pier Classic and Vans Pro Junior presented by Jack’s Surfboards and hydrated by Vitaminwater saw competition continue in pumping six-to-eight foot waves and the event’s top surfers put in some standout performances to decide the event’s Quarterfinalists. Hank Gaskell [...]
SUNSET BEACH, Oahu/Hawaii (Friday, December 2, 2011) – Hawaii’s John John Florence has stood on the sand here at Sunset Beach watching the crowning of surfing champions since he was 6-years-old. Today, at 19, he stood on the podium, having realized his childhood dream of winning the Vans World Cup at Sunset Beach, and taking [...]
SUNSET BEACH, Hawaii – (Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011) – Maui surfers Hank Gaskell, 15-year-old Ian Gentil, and big-wave specialist Ian Walsh flew the neighbor island flag high at Sunset Beach today during day two of the HIC Pro, presented by Vans. An increase in swell offered great conditions and organizers expect to crown the 2011 [...]
TOFINO, British Columbia/Canada (Tuesday, October 12, 2010) – The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) 6-Star O’Neill Cold Water Classic Canada tore through the remaining Round of 96 heats today before completing the first eight heats of the Round of 48 with local hero and defending event champion Peter Devries (Tofino, BC), 27, continuing his reign [...]