SUNSET BEACH, Oahu/Hawaii – (Tuesday, December 4, 2012) – Australian Adam Melling, from Lennox Head NSW, has won the US$250,000 VANS World Cup of Surfing at Sunset Beach, Hawaii – exactly what he needed to retain a position on the ASP World Tour for 2013. Melling, 27, won US$40,000 and moved to equal second on [...]
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SUNSET BEACH, Oahu/Hawaii (Tuesday, December 4, 2012) – The final day of the ASP Prime rated Vans World Cup of Surfing is LIVE this morning in clean six foot waves at Sunset Beach. The Sunset Beach event represents the second jewel of the coveted Vans Triple Crown of Surfing and is also the final qualifying [...]
SUNSET BEACH, Oahu/Hawaii – (Monday, December 3, 2012) – North Shore’s John John Florence, the defending champion of the VANS World Cup of Surfing and the VANS Triple Crown series title, posted the highest heat score of the event at Sunset Beach today – 17.8 points out of 20. This is the third of four [...]
SUNSET BEACH, Oahu/Hawaii – (Monday, December 3, 2012) – The VANS World Cup of Surfing is on today in waves of up to 10 feet (wave face heights). The FINAL day of competition will be tomorrow. Coming up in the Round of 64: John Florence (HI), Kelly Slater (USA), Patrick Gudauskas (USA), Alejo Muniz (BRZ), [...]
SUNSET BEACH, Oahu/Hawaii – (Friday, November 30, 2012) – The VANS World Cup of Surfing pre-dates the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing series, this being the 38th year of the event. In that time, surfers from Australia and Hawaii have claimed 16 titles each at Sunset Beach. Today’s powerful surf with wave face heights of [...]
HONOLULU, Oahu/Hawaii (Friday, November 30, 2012) – All-time conditions at Sunset Beach today hold the promise of a day that will go down in VANS World Cup of Surfing history. Wave face heights are at 15 feet and on the rise. Hitting the waves today: Tanner & Dane Gudauskas (Ca., USA); Joan Duru (FRA); Nat [...]
HALEIWA, Oahu/Hawaii – (Friday, November 9, 2012) – The $1million Vans Triple Crown of Surfing hydrated by vitaminwater is making final preparations for the official start next Monday, November 12. The first jewel of the Vans Triple Crown is the Reef Hawaiian Pro, to be held at Haleiwa Ali’i Beach Park on the four best [...]