The French seaside town of Biarritz has become the first in the world to prescribe surfing lessons to ward off a host of ailments from depression to heart disease, with doctors and patients insisting the treatment works wonders.
We witnessed more than a few interesting stories unfold at this year’s Quiksilver Pro France, but as usual, there’s plenty more. Whether it’s celebrating Mick Fanning’s first aerial in years, seeding Jadson Andre’s post-tour career, or breaking down Stephen Bell’s untimely face flop, it’s always nice to join in the backstage fun. Come see what […]
Gabriel Medina and Carissa Moore claimed victory today at the Quiksilver and Roxy Pro France, respectively, in excellent three-to-five foot rippable peaks at Stop No. 9 of the World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT).
It’s all about timing and board control, and Laurent Lozes timed everything beautifully. He watched the wave travel up the river, took a few steps back, and running at the bore from a sandbank, floating a little white water section and enjoying a nice clean ride at Dordogne River, in the south of France.
In a hard-fought Semifinal duel with three-time World Champion Carissa Moore, Courtney Conlogue’s valiant campaign to send the title race to Maui came to its conclusion, when she was unable to match the powerful Hawaiian’s backhand attack in wally lefts
The two foreign hikers left from Malang to climb Mt. Semeru on June 3. They went to Ranupani village in Lumajang regency and after taking a short break they started to climb the mountain. However, they did not report their plans or route to the Ranupani post of the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park Agency (TNBTS).
A surf clip by a snowboarder Bryan Fox. Featuring Dane Reynolds, Mikey Wright, Steph Gilmore, Koa Rothman and Michael Dunphy. Editor Bryan Fox explains: “This is a movie I made for Quiksilver. They flew me to France for the Quiksilver Pro and while I was there I asked them if I could edit a couple clips together from the week. They obliged and here it is. It’s titled “No Breakfast” because, with all due respect, the French suck at making breakfast. They are like the soup nazi in that seinfeld episode…no breakfast for you!”
Gabriel Medina (BRA), reigning WSL Champion, and Tyler Wright (AUS), have emerged victorious this afternoon, claiming the Quiksilver and Roxy Pro France respectively, in clean four-to-six foot (1.5 – 2 metre) waves at Culs Nus.
World Tour surfer Dimity Stoyle has survived a near-death experience in Paris where she stepped off the kerb and was clipped by a motorcycle travelling at high speed
The Quiksilver Pro and Roxy Pro France, Stop No. 9 on the 2015 Samsung Galaxy World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT), ran in pumping conditions, deciding the men’s and women’s Quarterfinalists at Culs Nus. Huge crowds gathered on the water’s edge to witness an epic day of mind-blowing performances from the world’s best surfers.