Filipe Toledo and Silvana Lima claimed victory at the Hurley Pro and Swatch Pro at Trestles in three-to-four foot waves at the famed cobblestone break of Lower Trestles. Lima’s win over CT Sophomore Keely Andrew in the Final came after a thrilling week of competition at Stop No. 7 of the World Surf League Championship Tour, while Stop No. 8 saw Toledo defeat defending event … [Read more...] about Brazilians Win Big at the 2017 Hurley Pro Trestles!
The 56th installment of the longest running professional surfing contest on the planet, the 2017 Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach did not disappoint. The waves were pumping, the beach was packed, and all the competitors brought their A-game. Well, most of them anyway… Kelly Slater and Gabriel Medina were both knocked out in Round 3. But enough with the upsets, let’s get into some of … [Read more...] about 2017 Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach – Jordy Rings It!
Here’s something to cheer you up if you have the winter blues, pumping waves in the tropics where you need nothing more than a pair of boardshorts and your favorite board to shred! The world’s best seem to joyfully takes turns on these Hawaiian walls, with surfers featured including Dane Reynolds, Felipe Toledo, Gabriel Medina and Jordy Smith to name just a few. This edit was … [Read more...] about Enjoy By: Tropical Thrash
The Brazilian leg of the word tour is done and dusted, and what a show it was. Early upsets in the round stages, dredging beach break barrels, insane aerials and a big shake up on the men’s rankings leaderboard. The Oi Rio Pro 2015 was held at Barra de Tijuca, at a spot known as Postinho, and this punchy beach break really served up the goods in the water, with the Rio de … [Read more...] about Oi Rio Pro 2015: Big Airs, Barrels and Buckaroo!
The Vans US Open of Surfing is all wrapped up for another year, the adrenaline-pumping days, the wild booze-fuelled nights, what one hell of a festival it was. But wait, even though Huntington Beach transforms itself into the venue for what could be called the craziest action sports festival the world over, lets not forget about exactly what is at the centre of this monumental … [Read more...] about The Vans US Open of Surfing – Highlights from the 2014 Festival