TEAHUPO’O, Taiarapu/French Polynesia (Friday, August 26, 2011) – The world’s best surfers tackled solid six-to-eight foot plus (2 – 2.5 metre plus) waves at the infamous lefthander of Teahupo’o today as the Billabong Pro Tahiti presented by Air Tahiti Nui completed Round 2 and the opening three heats of Round 3. Event No. 5 of [...]
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JEFFREYS BAY, South Africa (Saturday, July 23, 2011) – The Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay, Event No. 4 of 11 on the 2011 ASP World Title season, will recommence this morning with Round 3 at 7:15am in consistent four-to-six foot (1.5 metre) surf. After navigating a period of tricky swell, event organizers have been greeted with [...]
ITAUNA BEACH, Saquarema, Rio de Janeiro / Brazil (Monday, May 30, 2011) – Australian Kai Otton, 31, wins in challenging conditions at the Oakley Saquarema Prime presented by Coca-Cola at Itauna beach. Under sunny skies and consistent 8-10 foot surf (2.5-3.5 meters) on Monday, the Australian goofy-footer held on to defeat local surfer Raoni Monteiro, [...]
SYDNEY, New South Wales/Australia (Wednesday, August 4, 2010) – Kai Otton opened up 2010 as he has opened up every year on tour since his inception: with unapologetic intensity and high-performance flair. However, a neck injury suffered before the Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay has sidelined one of the ASP World Tour’s most electric goofy-footers. Tracks [...]
JEFFREYS BAY, South Africa (Thursday, July 15, 2010) – The Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay has been called ON this morning with clean four-to-six (2 metre) waves steaming down the point. Event No. 4 of 10 on the 2010 ASP World Tour, the Billabong Pro Jeffreys Bay is looking at an excellent fore to kick off [...]