BALLITO, KwaZulu Natal/South Africa (Friday, July 8, 2011) – The ASP Prime Mr Price Pro Ballito is set to go down in history, as Surfers Beach once again delivered flawless two-point-five-meter (8ft) barrels that had surfers calling some of the best waves ever surfed in, or out of competition. Two rounds of 12 (non-elimination and [...]
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BALLITO, KwaZulu Natal/South Africa (Thursday, July 7, 2011) – It was a day defined by poignant last-minute victories as surfers competing in the ASP PRIME Mr Price Pro Ballito battled for the remaining twelve spots in this years R1.7 Million event. ASP World No. 5 and defending champion Jordy Smith (Dbn) came off the back [...]
RIBEIRA D’ILHAS, RICEIRA / Portugal (Friday, June 17, 2011) – The ASP PRIME Quiksilver Pro Portugal held another day of incredible surfing as Round 3 of competition was completed leaving 12 surfers in contention for the Quiksilver Pro Portugal 2011 title. Messy swell lines made for tricky conditions which improved on the incoming tide with [...]
ITAUNA BEACH, Saquarema, Rio de Janeiro / Brazil (Saturday, May 28, 2011) – Messy conditions and stormy weather were present throughout the day at the Oakley Saquarema Prime presented by Coca-Cola in day 5 of the event. Onshore winds and a consistent 6 foot swell (2 meters) put the world’s best surfers to the test [...]
CACIMBA DO PADRE, Fernando de Noronha, Pernambuco / Brazil (Tuesday, February, 15, 2011) – The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) Prime Hang Loose Pro Contest started today in improving (1.5 to 2 meters) waves. Due to an extremely low tide the first heat reached the water only at 1:30 p.m. after the third call. With [...]
LAGUNA, Santa Catarina/Brazil (Sunday, June 27, 2010) – Brazil’s Junior Faria (Guaruja, Sao Paulo), 23, clinched the first ever ASP win of his career by defeating surfer from Santa Catarina Pedro Norberto. Beautiful sunny skies, big crowds and classic conditions set the stage for the last day of the South to South Santa Marta Pro, [...]