Kelly Slater confirmed Tuesday to the ASP that he broke a bone on the second and third toes of his left foot. This comes after the 11-time World Champion visited doctors in Orange County, Calif., to assess the condition of an injury he sustained while surfing Cloudbreak in Fiji a few days prior. Slater’s doctors estimate he’ll be sidelined for approximately 3-to-4 weeks, but they anticipate he will be ready to surf at the Pipe Masters.
Filipe Toledo and Gabriel Medina look like they’re having a sick time messing around with a GoPro at Cloudbreak on a small day. Together, they make up some of the world’s best surfers – watch as they both land an air reverse on the same wave!
Tavarua with Joel Parkinson and Kelly Slater, they knew was only a matter of time of course and last week finally saw a good sized southwest swell for the region perk up, delivering the finest 8-foot barrels at Cloudbreak for just a handful of crew.
The Fiji Pro is right around the corner and any excuse to re-watch these Fiji freight trains that went down at Cloudbreak three years ago is good enough for us. Come to think of it, last year wasn’t all too bad either! If you compare these conditions to anything the Top 34 have surfed so far this year, it should be interesting to see who can keep pace with whatever the South Pacific has in store this year.
The Inertia make some list 7 barrels in the world. Among all the known waves in the world that barrel, these seven are the best. What’s more, they’ll certainly make your Monday more enjoyable. Guaranteed barrels do that.
Immerse yourself in John’s latest digital short, Again, filmed in Fiji and then Bali, during the Volcom Fiji Pro, and the Oakley Pro, Bali. Go HD and hit play button!
A second consecutive lay day has been called for the Volcom Fiji Pro, Stop No. 4 of 10 on the 2013 ASP World Championship Tour (WCT), with only small surf on offer at venues of Cloudbreak and Restaurants.
Volcom announced that their Volcom Qualifying Series tour will culminate in a championship event held during the Volcom Fiji Pro which kicks off June 2. Nine winners from national events across the globe will congregate in Fiji to battle it out for the Volcom world crown.
Pro surfer Alana Blanchard teamed up with model Alejandra Guilmant for Rip Curl’s 2013 bikini campaign – My Bikini. The pair traveled to the remote Namotu Island in Fiji and spent a couple weeks frolicking in the sand and surf, dodging tropical cyclones and looking fantastic along the way. It looks like paradise with two perfect angels. If this doesn’t make you want to fall in love nothing will.
Surfing should consider a separate big-wave tour, says 11-time world champion Kelly Slater. Slater was responding to questions from The Australian Newspaper regarding the decision to halt the Volcom Fiji Pro in what turned out to be enormous, perfect waves at Cloudbreak.