Doesn’t look like Slater’s going away anytime soon. Here’s the bumpf about his latest triumph at Teahupo’o… now on to… NYC [youtube]http://youtu.be/WCZLn6EJc5U[/youtube] Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) International Billabong Pro Tahiti presented by Air Tahiti Nui ASP World Title Event No. 5 of 11 Teahupoo, Taiarapu, French Polynesia August 20 – 31, 2011 www.billabongpro.comTEAHUPO’O, Taiarapu/French […]
On Tuesday he discovered his greatest ever rival Andy Irons had passed away aged 32, and on Saturday he became a 10-time world champion. Speaking immediately after coming out of the water, Slater declared he would trade his titles just to have Irons back. Unbelievable. Slater has now picked up his tenth world title. There […]
Unless you’ve been under a rock, you’re probably across the news from Vicco that Kelly Slater has once again hoisted the Bell. A dodgy foot apparently couldn’t slow the champ down and he’s now back in the hunt for the title… Found a couple vid clips from TV coverage… ABC News Ch. 9
Kelly Slater says the ASP should have some wave pool events. What do you think?
Aritz Aranburu (EUK), 23, current ASP World No. 39, caused the upset of the event, eliminating reigning nine-time ASP World Champion Kelly Slater (USA), 37, in Round 2 of the Billabong Pro Tahiti. For Aranburu, it would mark his first heat win of the 2009 ASP World Tour season; the young Basque surfer putting up an impressive 17.27 heat total to Slater’s 15.00.
Parko takes out trials winner Adam Robertson to win the final at Bells Beach.
Kelly Slater gets done by wildcard entry Owen Wright at Bells Beach.
Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast pres. by LG Mobile Roxy Pro Gold Coast pres. by LG Mobile Stop No. 1 of 10 on the 2009 ASP World Tour Stop No. 1 of 8 on the 2009 ASP Women’s World Tour Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia February 28 – March 11, 2009 SNAPPER ROCKS, Australia […]
COOLANGATTA, Aus — The world’s best surfers are gearing up for the opening event of the 2009 ASP World Tour, the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast presented by LG Mobile, at Snapper Rocks from February 28 through March 11, 2009. Event No. 1 of 10 on the 2009 ASP World Tour, the Quiksilver […]
Coolangatta, Aus — The 2009 ASP World Tour is set to commence in just over a month, and the ASP Top 45 is looking set and shaping up to be one of the most explosive the world has ever seen. Nine-times ASP World Champion Kelly Slater (USA), 36, will be back to hunt […]