Medina and Seabass excell, Kieren Perrow leaves on a stretcher.
Joel Parkinson conditions his body in preparation to defend his Pipe Title
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.
As well as currently holding down top spot in the Bsupa British rankings ,guts has added the September Sessions title to his name .
With a demanding lead on the World Championship Tour , Kelly Slater, will be spear heading the charge in next weeks Quik Pro France.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (Sunday, September 14, 2008) – Small surf in the one-to-two foot (0.5) metre range and onshore winds have forced event organizers at the Billabong Girls Pro Rio to call another lay day today.