BALLITO, Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa (Wednesday, June 15, 2011) – South African surfing legend and South Africa’s only world surfing champion Shaun Tomson (Santa Barbara, California) returns to Ballito in July to attend the world’s longest running professional surfing event, the R 1.7 Million Mr Price Pro Ballito. Formerly known as the Gunston 500, Tomson […]
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BALLITO, KwaDukuza/South Africa (Thursday, January 27, 2011) – South African surfing has received a massive boost with the announcement that the Mr Price Pro Ballito will be a Prime rated event on the 2011 Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Tour. The 12th edition of the event, which has continued the proud tradition of the […]
BALLITO, KwaDukuza/South Africa (Saturday, July 10, 2010) – Jordy Smith (Dbn), 22, etched his name into the history books today, becoming the third ever South African winner of the ASP 5-Star Mr Price Pro Ballito, simultaneously moving into the No. 1 position on the ASP World Rankings. Smith defeated South Coast star Casey Grant (Scottburgh) […]
BALLITO, KwaDukuza/South Africa (Friday, July 9, 2010) – ASP World No. 2 Jordy Smith (Dbn) booked his ticket into the Semifinals of the ASP 5-Star Mr Price Pro Ballito today, defeating Warwick Wright (Dbn), before the competition was called off due to deteriorating conditions caused by the North Easterly wind. Taking control of the heat […]
BALLITO, KwaDukuza/South Africa (Tuesday, July 6, 2010) – Despite a delayed start to competition at the ASP 5-Star Mr Price Pro Ballito that got underway at 12H00 today, competitors punctuated the surf with excellent rides making it worth the wait for spectators who flocked to Surfers Beach, to watch South Africa’s best in action. Nineteen-year-old […]
BALLITO, KwaDukuzu/South Africa (Monday, July 5, 2010) – Spectators at Ballito’s Surfers Beach were given a small taste of this year’s competition with just three heats of surfing completed at the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) 5-Star Mr Price Pro Ballito today. After a spectacular start to the morning that saw light offshores and a […]
BALLITO, KwaDukua/South Africa (Wednesday June 30, 2010) – As support for international sport reaches fever pitch this month, South African fans will have even more to cheer about as South Africa’s finest surfers do battle at the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) 5-Star Mr Price Pro Ballito. While soccer fans populate the stands of some […]