HUNTINGTON BEACH, California / USA (Monday, August 1 ,2011) – The opening day of the Women’s Nike US Open of Surfing saw the elite ASP Top 17 tear through Rounds 1 and 2 of competition in tricky one-to-three foot (1 metre) surf and saw some explosive performances despite the challenging conditions. While the 2011 ASP [...]
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DEE WHY, New South Wales/Australia (Wednesday, May 4, 2011) – The two youngest competitors in this year’s ASP Commonwealth Bank Beachley Classic, teenagers Tyler Wright, (AUS), 17, and Nikki Van Dijk, (AUS), 16, led the charge for the remaining four spots into the Quarterfinals at Dee Why Beach in Sydney, today. A drop in swell [...]
BELLS BEACH, Victoria/Australia (Thursday, April 21, 2011) – Round 2 of the Rip Curl Women’s Pro Bells Beach presented by Ford Fiesta, the second stop on the 2011 ASP Women’s World Title season, was completed this morning in firing three-to-five (1 – 1.5 metre) waves at Bells Beach and the world’s best female surfers reveled [...]
SOMEWHERE, Porta Del Sol/Puerto Rico (Monday, November 1, 2010) – Stephanie Gilmore (AUS), 22, has claimed her fourth, consecutive ASP Women’s World Title, making history at the Rip Curl Women’s Pro Search Puerto Rico. With her Quarterfinal win over Melanie Bartels (HAW), 28, Gilmore amassed enough points to knock sole remaining contender, Sally Fitzgibbons (AUS), [...]
SAN BARTOLO, Lima/Peru (Sunday, June 6, 2010) – The ASP Top 17 blitzed San Bartolo’s punchy three-to-four foot (1 metre) lefthanders today as Round 1 of the Movistar Peru Classic presented by IPD was completed. Event No. 5 on the 2010 ASP Women’s World Tour, the Movistar Peru Classic enjoyed its first day of competition, [...]
SNAPPER ROCKS, Queensland/Australia (Saturday, March 6, 2010) – Stephanie Gilmore (AUS), 22, reigning three-time ASP Women’s World Champion and defending event winner, has taken out the 2010 Roxy Pro Gold Coast in punchy two-to-three foot (1 metre) waves at Snapper Rocks over fellow Finalist Melanie Bartels (HAW), 27. The opening event of the 2010 ASP [...]