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Philmar Alipayo Wins Sumbawa Pro

Philmar Alipayo Wins Sumbawa Pro

In the dying seconds of the 30 minute finale to the 4-day West Sumbawa Pro 2016 at Supersucks, the Philippine’s Philmar Alipayo snatched the victory from Bali’s Mega Semadhi, locking into the best wave of the final and earning a perfect 10 point score from the judges to get his first ASC tour win, and bring home a beautiful traditional West Sumbawa sword and Rp 20 million (approximately $1,600 USD) in prize money.

Owen Wright Withdraws from 2016 Championship Tour

Owen Wright Withdraws from 2016 Championship Tour

Owen Wright announced he is officially withdrawing from the remainder of the 2016 Samsung Galaxy Championship Tour in order to focus entirely on his rehabilitation efforts for the head injury he suffered last December in the lead up to the Pipeline Masters.

Claire Bevilacqua Scores Perfect 10 Point at West Sumbawa Pro 2016

Claire Bevilacqua Scores Perfect 10 Point at West Sumbawa Pro 2016

Clair Bevilacqua (Aus) earned a perfect 10-points in her semifinal heat in challenging 6-8 feet (2-4 meter) conditions on opening day of the West Sumbawa Pro 2016, by charging fearlessly through a heavy barrel section after setting it up with a couple of gouging turns

Fanning Finishes The Job With Win at Jeffreys Bay

Fanning Finishes The Job With Win at Jeffreys Bay

  Three-time WSL Champion Mick Fanning has won the J-Bay Open, defeating John John Florence in an exciting Final in three-to-four foot surf at Jeffreys Bay. Today’s incredible victory comes a year after a dramatic incident during the 2015 J-Bay Open Final where Fanning was attacked on live television by what is believed to be […]

2016 Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang Officially Partners With WSL

2016 Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang Officially Partners With WSL

The World Surf League is excited to announce they will be teaming up with Rip Curl as part of the 2016 Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang at the wave also known as the ‘Indonesian Pipeline’ on Bali’s beautiful Bukit Peninsula.

Yellow Alert: Massive Swell Headed to Mexico

Yellow Alert: Massive Swell Headed to Mexico

World Surf League (WSL) Big Wave Tour (BWT) is placing the Puerto Escondido Challenge in Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on Yellow Alert with a projected 30-foot-plus swell heading toward the region. Event organizers will monitor conditions closely and declare a Green Alert 72 hours prior to the start of the event, conditions permitting.

Instant Classic: John John Florence vs. Taj Burrow

Instant Classic: John John Florence vs. Taj Burrow

The heavyweight bout featuring John John Florence and Taj Burrow lived up to the hype. The match had huge consequences, with Florence chasing a world title and Taj Burrow surfing in the last event of his career. The result was a heat for the ages.