CJ Hobgood Wins The 2008 Billabong Pro Mundaka

posted by / News / October 4, 2008

Former ASP World Surfing Champion C.J. Hobgood (USA) defeated Joel Parkinson (Gold Coast, AUS) in three-foot (one metre) barrelling waves

Kelly Slater Wins The 2008 ASP Mens World Title

posted by / News / October 2, 2008

K9, Nine lives, Revolution #9, call it what you want, Kelly Slater is a 9-time ASP world champion. He stayed

2008 Billabong Pro Mundaka Day 2

posted by / News / October 2, 2008

His name is Txaber Trojaola. That’s pronounced CHA-bear Tro-how-la. I learned that today from beach commentator Nuno Jonet who knows

Switchfoot Of The Century

posted by / News / October 2, 2008

Think Kelly’s nine-shot’s the biggest news in surfing? Well think again. As Mr Slater wakes up to yet another record

Nick Knows

posted by / News / October 1, 2008

Rupp: dropping into his fourth ESA Easterns title. When 2008 ESA Junior Men’s Nick Rupp says he got lucky in

2008 Billabong Pro Mundaka: Day 1

posted by / News / October 1, 2008

“It seems like there is a lack of motivation from everyone on tour, people are going home, they’re over it

Peter Troy: 1940 – 2008

posted by / News / September 30, 2008

Peter Troy, who has died unexpectedly on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, was one of a vanishing breed of surfer; one who

Saving Junaidi

posted by / News / September 30, 2008

I can clearly remember the first time I met Junaidi; it was April 2007. He was a cheeky little unit,

In The Name Of Don-O

posted by / News / September 30, 2008

Dane Reynolds pays his respects. In December of 1995, respected California pro Donnie Solomon caught the best wave of his

A Bugs Eye View

posted by / News / September 30, 2008

Sign up for the exclusive ASP newsletter HERE With the Billabong Pro Mundaka looking to kick off at Sopelana, it

One Track Mind Premieres in Cardiff

posted by / News / September 29, 2008

It’s Saturday night, and I’m not quite old enough to drink. The best of my generation are at house parties,

A Book For Every Barrel

posted by / News / September 26, 2008

A BOOK FOR EVERY BARRELYou scored surf from Ike; now help Texas school kids score an education It’s been nearly

Crocodile Attack

posted by / News / September 25, 2008

So you’re in Costa Rica, surfing the renowned Playa Hermosa. The water’s warm, the waves are fun and the sun’s

Adrian Buchan Wins The 2008 Quiksilver Pro France

posted by / News / September 24, 2008

The script couldn’t have been set up any better. Kelly Slater, in the midst of the most idyllic and storybook

Quiksilver Pro France Day 3

posted by / News / September 23, 2008

With three and a half contests remaining in the year, Taj Burrow is now the last man standing in the

Paddle Power

posted by / News / September 22, 2008

Chad Carvin is badass. You probably haven’t heard of him if you’re not one of those ‘waterman’ guys who paddle

Nate Yeomans Wins the 2008 Oakley Newport Beach Pro

posted by / News / September 22, 2008

CONDITIONS: 2-3ft, wedgy beach-break peaks.EVENTS HELD: Semi’s and Final of Oakley Newport Beach Pro, Final of Oakley Pro Jr.NATURE’S CALL:

Quiksilver Pro France Day 2

posted by / News / September 21, 2008

The story of today was last night. Nuit Samedi is always a big one during this event, but the Tony

Oakley Newport Beach Pro: Day 5

posted by / News / September 20, 2008

The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Qualifying Series (WQS) 2-Star Oakley Newport Beach Pro ran the Quarterfinals this morning

Oakley Newport Beach Pro: Day 4

posted by / News / September 20, 2008

Increased swell in the four-to-five foot (1.5 metre) range graced the contest venue at Newport Beach’s 56th Street today and