2014 Men’s Title Race: Final Scenarios

2014 Men’s Title Race: Final Scenarios

From big upsets to Mick Fanning’s triumph, the Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal shook up the World Title race. It now comes down to the wire and the final event of the year, the Billabong Pipe Masters, where three surfers – Gabriel Medina, Mick Fanning and Kelly Slater – will have a chance to win professional surfing’s most coveted prize.

Video: The Pipeline Masters Preview – Everything you need to know!

Video: The Pipeline Masters Preview – Everything you need to know!

Everything you need to know heading into the ASP world title showdown between Kelly Slater, Mick Fanning and Gabriel Medina at the Pipeline Masters in Hawaii December 8 – from the history of the event to current form of the contenders. All in Episode 3 of THE PIPELINE with Jed Smith

Joel Parkinson Injured at Pipeline

Joel Parkinson Injured at Pipeline

Joel Parkinson sustained an injury while freesurfing Pipeline Tuesday, and has withdrawn from the Vans World Cup of Surfing, the second event of the Triple Crown of Surfing.

Stephanie Gilmore, 2014 ASP World Champion!

Stephanie Gilmore, 2014 ASP World Champion!

Stephanie Gilmore, has claimed her 6th world surfing crown today, besting an international field of world-class athletes on the 2014 Samsung Galaxy ASP Women’s World Championship Tour. Gilmore opened up this year’s season with an emphatic win at home on the Gold Coast, reestablishing herself as a threat to the title following years of pressure applied by a new generation of talent.

Top Performance by Tyler Wright at Maui Pro Day One

Top Performance by Tyler Wright at Maui Pro Day One

After three consecutive lay days, the Target Maui Pro kicked off with a bang. Tyler Wright (AUS) put her fellow World Title contenders — Sally Fitzgibbons (AUS) and Stephanie Gilmore (AUS) — on red alert when she earned a near-perfect 18.90 heat total in the opening round at Honolua Bay.

Video: Reef Hawaiian Pro – Wipeout Montage

Video: Reef Hawaiian Pro – Wipeout Montage

Along with epic performances and huge scores, surfers at the Reef Hawaiian Pro also took incredible falls, wiping out in a big way. Take a look at their epic montage.

Adriano De Souza withdraws from Pipe Masters

Adriano De Souza withdraws from Pipe Masters

Adriano De Souza (BRA) has bowed out of the Billabong Pipe Mastersbecause of a persistent knee injury, according to a Facebook note he posted Thursday. The Brazilian has been open about his knee pain at recent competitions and, after consulting with family and doctors, has decided to withdraw from the event in Hawaii.

Taj Burrow Out of Pipe Masters Due to Injury

Taj Burrow Out of Pipe Masters Due to Injury

For the first time in his 17-year World Tour career, Taj Burrow (AUS) is withdrawing from the Billabong Pipe Masters. Burrow is scheduled for a shoulder surgery in Los Angeles which will require 3 months of recovery.

Video: Gabriel Medina Warming Up – Air Fest

Video: Gabriel Medina Warming Up – Air Fest

Gaby woke up early and went out for a sesh before his heat against Julian Wilson in SP Prime. Only a few waves to warm up and you can see what he was up to. Enjoy.