Mere minutes after the Roxy Pro France Final began, the Aussie was charging, building a scoreline that only got better.
The Aussie scores four nine-point rides on her way to a Roxy Pro win.
On a day filled with high-flying performances and aggressive pursuits for points, Quiksilver Pro begins to narrow.
Slater and Wilkinson tally 17 points between them as they ride the highs and lows of a Hossegor wave.
The Brazilian's performance saw him upset Bede Durbidge and advance into Round 3 at the Quiksilver Pro France.
With Medina leading the WCT rankings, Slater discusses the Title race and what it would take to top the young Brazilian.
Southwest France's beaches offer ample opportunity to launch huge airs and the WCT Men did just that in Round 1 of the 2014 Quiksilver Pro.
Sally Fitzgibbons and the rest of The Top 17 took to the water for Rounds 1, 2 and 3 of the 2014 Roxy Pro France.
Brazilian phenom Adriano De Souza pulls off a near-perfect score during the first day of men's action at Hossegor.
Coming off a loss at the previous tour stop that saw Carissa Moore fall from No. 1 , the Hawaiian opened her Round 1 Roxy heat with a
The French WCT surfer shows off her home break, from its sometimes finicky conditions to fun-sized perfection.
The Hawaiian's Round 4 performance astounded fans and judges alike.
Hurley Pro and Swatch Women's Pro crown 2014 champions.
The five-time World Champ reaches perfection as she takes the title at the first women's WCT event at Trestles.
Filipe Toledo landed a full-rotation air in Round 2 to claim an Innovation Award nomination and the Monster Moment of opening day at the
The Costa Rican wildcard gives it his all in the final moments in a battle against World No. 1.
Kolohe Andino takes his GoPro to his favorite surf spot -- Lower Trestles -- just down the street from where he grew up.
The California native launches her air game to defeat World No. 1 Carissa Moore at Trestles.
Filipe Toledo launches above the lip for another jaw-dropping air.
After making monster drops, the Top 34 found a little fun during the 2014 Billabong Pro Tahiti.
Two heavyweight chargers collided in the Semis when Slater and Florence went nine-for-nine in a heat like no other.
ASP Desk takes a look back at some of the big falls from opening day at Teahupo'o.
World's best go for broke at the first stop of the 2014/2015 BWWT season.
The Floridian charger discusses his return to professional surfing and his next chapter.
In Part 3 of this 4-part series, the Floridian gets personal about the ups and downs of life as a professional surfer.
In Part 2 of 4, the former World Champ discusses the rise to surf stardom, with and without his twin brother.
In Part 1 of the ASP's mini-doc on the former World Champ, he reveals early dreams and a lifelong rivalry.
The wildcard entry and Aussie charger claims the first Monster Moment of 2014.
Aussie Matt Wilkinson is crushed by the power of Teahupo'o.
Check out the early nominees for the 2015 Global Big Wave Awards, with big drops and no room for mistakes.
Longtime rivals Martin Potter and Brad Gerlach face off in the second Heritage Series heat at Lower Trestles.
From Slater to Gilmore and Medina to Crews, get a glimpse of the pros, in the moments in between.
With larger sets approaching, the Top 34 take a break from competition at Hossegor.
A look at the Brazilian's first big statement in France. This week, he's in a fierce battle for the World Title.
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Final Day Highlights of the Siargao Cloud 9 Surfing Cup event .
Highlights from Aussie Tyler Wright's big win in France, men's Quik Pro matchups, and solid swell ahead.
The ASP Desk recaps the fireworks on the last day of the Roxy Pro France, looks at a large swell approaching, and reviews the big matchups
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Tyler Wright and Courtney Conlogue compete in a high-octane face-off in Seignosse.
Round 3 Highlights of the Siargao Cloud 9 Surfing Cup event .
Round 2 Highlights of the Siargao Cloud 9 Surfing Cup event .
The Top 17 wrap up Stop No. 8 and action continues at the 2014 Quiksilver Pro France.
Matt Wilkinson (AUS) and Michel Bourez (FRA) in a tense battle in Hossegor.
John John Florence and Sebastian Zietz face off in the final heat of the day.
Kolohe Andino (USA) and Freddy Patacchia Jr. (HAW) face off in Hossegor.