UNLIKE your typical lay day day malaise, in Fiji it pumps even when there is not a consistent enough playing field for the competition to run.
There might not be a comp but there’s a thumping tube and a spoofy short to shred. Ace Buchan, Taylor Knox, Yadin Nicol and Matt Wilkinson tearing up the turf at Cloudbreak and Restaurants. And how brutal is Matt’s fully buried forehand gaff? Ouch.
When are they going to finish the comp? With only a few days left in the holding period and the Volcom Fiji Pro forecast peaking for Tuesday, plus the trade winds lessening we’d be surprised if they didn’t run tomorrow (Tuesday, June 11th).
Two separate systems gift glorious barrels to surfers on both sides of the Atlantic.
Jamie O'Brien takes Poopies and Kalani Chapman to Jaws, but this is not your ordinary Jaws mission. JOB and the boys rent Catch Surf soft-top boards and this happens...
Gabriel Medina won, Stephanie Gilmore won. They both won on the same day.
Entry to The Winter Session has closed for this season. The task remains of picking a pair of winners for February, then sorting through all the edits in search of an overall victor.