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After claiming the 2016 World Surf League (WSL) Championship Title and event win in Portugal on October 24, Hawaii’s newly crowned World Champion John John Florence is home to compete in all three events of the 34th Annual Vans Triple Crown of Surfing. The series of events runs  from November 12 – December 20. and Florence, 24, will be […]

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On Tuseday, the World Surf League (WSL) Big Wave Tour (BWT) placed the Pe’ahi Challenge in Haiku, Hawaii on Green Alert to potentially commence at 2pm (local time) on Thursday, November 10, 2016 with a projected 30-foot-plus swell heading towards the region. “We have been tracking a storm from the Pacific Northwest and anticipate a […]

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In the final, most anticipated Pro Junior event of the season, Noa Mizuno (Kuliouou, Oahu) and Mahina Maeda (Sunset Beach, Oahu) captured the win at the Turtle Bay Resort Pro Junior, the last World Surf League (WSL) Junior Qualifying Series (JQS) of the year. Today’s success saw Mizuno advance past Cody Young (Makawao, Maui) for […]

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A massive day of competition got underway at the World Surf League (WSL) Essential Costa Rica Open Pro Men’s and Women’s Qualifying Series (QS) 3,000. The Pacific Ocean provided a new swell that offered competitors excellent scoring potential at the exotic beachbreak of Esterillos Este. Quarterfinal draws are set for both the men and women […]

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The Quiksilver and Roxy Pro France, Stop No. 9 on the Samsung Galaxy World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT), resumed in excellent four-to-six foot (1.2 – 2 metre) surf at Culs Nus. The Quiksilver Pro ran through the all-decisive Round 3 as well as the three-man non-elimination Round 4 to decide the event’s first […]

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The final stop of the World Surf League (WSL) North America Qualifying Series (QS), the Essential Costa Rica Open Pro QS3,000, has been called ON in three-to-four foot conditions at Esterillos Este, Costa Rica. Action will resume with the completion of Round 5 Heat 1 of men’s competition, followed by women’s Round 2. “Yesterday was […]

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Top seeds made their Round 4 debuts at the World Surf League (WSL) Essential Costa Rica Open Pro Men’s Qualifying Series (QS) 3,000 amidst an already talent-stacked field of competitors that proved formidable opponents. Continued three-to-four conditions allowed for surfers to put on an absolute showcase of incredible surfing throughout the day as Round 4 […]

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New Zealand’s Ella Williams, 21, has won the women’s Médoc Océan Lacanau Pro over local surfer Justine Dupont (FRA), 24, in two-to-three foot lefts and rights. Dupont and Williams engaged in a tight back-and-forth battle in the fading swell, mainly scoring medium scores in the first half of the final until the French surfer took […]

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The sixth president of Indonesia Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono came to Pancer Door Beach this morning to present the ASC Women’s Division finalists with their trophies and to be introduced to Indonesia’s best surfers at the ASC sanctioned Hello Pacitan 2016 surfing competition. ASC Head Judge Made Sadiarta from Bali introduced the past president to several of […]

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