|C’est Cool: Parko beats Fanning in a Coolie kid final; Kelly moves a step closer to #8
The best surfer at this event won today. Hands down. Joel Parkinson was dominant and unstoppable. No one could touch him and they knew it.
Shocker! Taj goes down to unknown Brazilian, Kelly now looking to clinch #8 in Spain
Taj Burrow versus Perdro Henrique in Round 3. Taj is #2 in the world, Pedro is #42. The surf is small, windy, tricky. Taj opts to surf a semi-closed out right while Pedro goes for the rip bowl lefts.
Patience: New Swell Hits and Misses at Hossegor
On Saturday this contest was a no-brainer. With epic conditions and plenty of swell on the horizon it was looking like this: run at La Nord for the low tide and Graviere for the high. Simple, easy.
Ohh la la: Hossegor Turns On for Round 1 of the Quiksilver Pro France
One of the reasons, out of many, why this stop is a favorite on tour is because it’s so easy to get great waves while freesurfing. At nearly every other spot on tour practicing means battling it out on a single peak with hordes of frothing fans, but here there’s miles and miles of dreaminess.