Billabong Pro Tahiti Completes Eight Heats in Shifting Conditions

Stop No. 3 of 10 on the 2009 ASP World Tour, the Billabong Pro Tahiti ran the final two heats of Round 1 today before the opening six heats of Round 2 despite putting competition on hold at various points to wait out inclement weather. A lay day is expected for Thursday (Friday in Australia).

Joel Parkinson Claims Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast in Solid Conditions at Kirra

        KIRRA, Australia — Joel Parkinson (AUS), 27, has won the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast presented by LG Mobile, defeating fellow finalist Adriano de Souza (BRA), 22, in solid six-to-eight foot (3 metre) surf at Kirra.   After a 12-year hiatus, today’s action brought the ASP World Tour back to Kirra for the […]

Heats Announced for 2009 Kickoff at Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast

      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 […]

March 14 – Biggest Ever Showdown of Australian Boardriding Clubs in Sydney

        ASP Surfers Mick Fanning (Kirra), Taj Burrow (Yallingup), Joel Parkinson (Snapper Rocks), Tom Whitaker (Bronte), Chris Davidson (North Narrabeen) and Josh Kerr (Snapper Rocks) all confirmed starters The 2009 Jim Beam National Surftag final is set to be the biggest surfing showdown in Sydney in over a decade with many of the world’s […]

Interstate surfers win at Billabong Taj’s Small Fries in WA

  Jack Robinson is just 11 years of age, showed his potential by making all three finals     Yallingup, WA — In excellent surf at Yallingup in the remote south west of Western Australia, interstate surfers Soli Bailey (Byron Bay NSW) and India Payne (San Remo Victoria) have won the under 16 Boy’s and Girl’s […]

Taj Burrow on Track to Take Top Honors at Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro

        IMBITUBA, Brazil (Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008) – Taj Burrow (AUS) has made it abundantly clear that he made the trek to Brazil to win the Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro. The current World No. 2 amassed the highest heat total of the event to take out former tour surfer Raoni Monteiro (BRA) […]