Glenn Hall goes through the shock and disappointment of missing out on an injury wildcard for the 2014 World Tour.
Kelly reigns at Pipe, but Mick clinches the world title.
NEWPORT BEACH, California (Thursday, September 18, 2008) – Day 3 of the Oakley Newport Beach Pro and Oakley Pro Junior ran in excellent two-to-four foot (1 metre) conditions at 56th street in Newport Beach, California.
HOSSEGOR, France (Friday, Sept. 19, 2008) – Eight-time ASP World Champion Kelly Slater (USA) has a shot at claiming his ninth ASP World Title sometime this week but he’ll have to win the Quiksilver Pro France to do so.
HOSSEGOR, France (Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2008) The waiting period for the Quiksilver Pro France, the seventh of 11 events on the 2008 ASP World Tour, will commence on Friday, September 19, 2008 and stretch until Sunday, September 28, 2008.
NEWPORT BEACH, California (Wednesday, September 17, 2008) The second day of the Oakley Newport Beach Pro saw standout surfing from Macy Mullen (Mililani, HI), 28, Brett Barley (Outer Banks, NC), 18 and Nat Young (Santa Cruz, CA), 17, in Round 3. Today's top performers took advantage of the excellent two-to-four foot (1 metre) conditions on offer by posting the day's top scores. The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Qualifying Series (WQS) 2-Star event running until Sunday of this week is the seventh of nine ASP WQS events held in North America.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Wednesday, September 17, 2008) – Melanie Bartels (HAW), 26, has won the 2008 Billabong Girls Pro Rio, defeating fellow finalist Sofia Mulanovich (PER), 25, in rifling four foot (1.5 metre) barrels at Barra da Tijuca in Rio de Janeiro today.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Wednesday, September 17, 2008) – After five consecutive lay days, the Billabong Girls Pro Rio is back in the water with the possibility of crowning a champion by day’s end.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Tuesday, September 16, 2008) – As soon as event organizers at the Billabong Girls Pro Rio called Quarterfinal action on this afternoon, a rain sqaull came through and cancelled competition for the day, resulting in the fifth straight lay day for event No. 4 of 8 on the 2008 ASP Women’s World Tour.
CARDIFF, California (Tuesday, September 16, 2008) - The 3rd annual Roxy Jam Cardiff featuring the Linda Benson Women’s World Longboard Pro presented by Schick Quattro for Women will be held September 19-21 at Cardiff Reef in Cardiff, California.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Monday, September 15, 2008) – Stormy surf in the five foot (1.5 metre) range was on offer this morning at Barra da Tijuca in Rio De Janeiro, but heavy rains and onshore winds forced event organizers at the Billabong Girls Pro Rio to call another lay day today.