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Kelly Slater Wins 2016 Volcom Pipe Pro

Kelly Slater Wins 2016 Volcom Pipe Pro

Kelly Slater (USA) solidified his first win in two years at the Volcom Pipe Pro today after a full day of standing ovation performances that many are calling the absolute best of the winter season. Slater surfed against three of the top Pipe mavericks in the world – Jamie O’Brien (HAW),Bruce Irons (HAW) and Makai […]

Volcom Pipe Pro Day 2 Recap

Volcom Pipe Pro Day 2 Recap

The best waves of the winter graced Pipeline for the Volcom Pipe Pro today, a World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 3,000 rated event with a $100,000 prize purse, up to 3,000 valuable ratings points on offer and qualification into December’s Pipe Invitational.

Video: Get Ready For Volcom Pipe Pro 2016

Video: Get Ready For Volcom Pipe Pro 2016

The Volcom Pipe Pro is set to feature some of surfing’s biggest names and best barrel chargers. Catch all the action tomorrow January 28th – February 7th

Rip Curl’s GromSearch Indonesia is Underway!

Rip Curl’s GromSearch Indonesia is Underway!

Setting on fire the imagination of every under 16 year old surfer in Indonesia, Rip Curl is proud to announce their 2016 GromSearch series. With 6 separate competitions staged at 6 different locations promising the best surf in Indonesia, the annual GromSearch gives any under 16yr old surfers their shot at the big time. Real […]

Rip Curl’s Taina Izquierdo Charges to 2nd Place in Taj’s Small Fries Championships

Rip Curl’s Taina Izquierdo Charges to 2nd Place in Taj’s Small Fries Championships

Bali’s newly signed Rip Curl team ripper Taina Izquierdo faced her biggest international challenge to date in Western Australia today. Paddling out into rough conditions against not only two of Australia’s hottest under 16’s and her best friend Cinta Hansel, Taina was able to find a series of rare lefts that vaulted her to runner-up on this the second stop of the Aussie “bloodline” series.

De Souza Clinches the 2015 World Title and Billabong Pipe Masters Crown on Finals Day

De Souza Clinches the 2015 World Title and Billabong Pipe Masters Crown on Finals Day

Finals Day at the Billabong Pipe Masters was filled with brilliant performances but the day ultimately belonged to Brazil, culminating in a Final with two of its biggest stars. After a decade of dedication, Adriano de Souza became the second Brazilian World Champion ever, and the first-ever Brazilian winner of the Pipe Masters. Gabriel Medina, who faced De Souza in the Final and won the first-ever Title for Brazil, didn’t go home empty-handed. In another first for Brazil, Medina won the 2015 Vans Triple Crown of Surfing, which goes to the surfer with the highest points total for its three events.