J-Bay Goes Wild!

J-Bay Goes Wild!

Wednesday’s action at the Corona Open J-Bay got off to a stunning start, as Filipe Toledo delivered the the best aerial surfing ever seen in competition during his do-over battle with Jordy Smith and Julian Wilson. The Brazilian stuck two lofty alley-oops in a row on one wave to earn a perfect 10, and the […]

John John Florence Lands Casual Backflip

John John Florence Lands Casual Backflip

John John Florence posted a clip to Instagram of him landing one of the most causal backflips we’ve ever seen. In mushy conditions somewhere in Australia, Florence throws a vicious tailwhip carve before setting up for the backflip. He punts the backflip and lands with relative ease, gliding away like it was no big deal, […]

Video: Pipe and Backdoor Epic Session

Video: Pipe and Backdoor Epic Session

The North Shore’s most famous wave is ringing in the New Year with the best surfers in the world, including Kelly Slater, Russell Bierke, John John Florence, Mark Healy, and more, scored the best wave in the world.

Video: John John’s Massive Alley-Oop Comes at Pipeline

Video: John John’s Massive Alley-Oop Comes at Pipeline

With competition called off Saturday at the Billabong Pipe Masters, John John Florence couldn’t resist the burly barrels of Backdoor Pipeline that were being accompanied by stiff Kona winds. While conditions were far from ideal the wind is perfect for high flying. After taking an endless amount of abuse by thick throaty waves paddling out, […]

John John Florence Is The 2016 WSL Champion And Rip Curl Pro Champion

John John Florence Is The 2016 WSL Champion And Rip Curl Pro Champion

John John Florence (HAW), clinched the 2016 World Surf League (WSL) Title in dramatic fashion with a victory at the MEO Rip Curl Pro Portugal in Peniche, marking the first time a Hawaiian has held the world surfing crown since the late Andy Irons (HAW) in 2004.

John John Florence Can Win His First World Title In Portugal

John John Florence Can Win His First World Title In Portugal

The sandstone cliffs of Pico do Fabril, sculpted by the relentless action of the North Atlantic, are recognizable for layers of striking red pigment in the sand. Anyone freesurfing, competing or spectating at the swell-pulling back-up venue inevitably goes home with a conspicuous coating of red sediment on footwear, wetsuits and vehicles.

Kelly Slater Wins Billabong Pro Tahiti

Kelly Slater Wins Billabong Pro Tahiti

Kelly Slater (USA) has won theBillabong Pro Tahiti after defeating John John Florence (HAW) in the Final in eight-to-ten foot surf at Teahupo’o. The final day of competition at Stop No. 7 of 11 on the 2016 Samsung Galaxy World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT) has been treated to incredible performances by the world’s […]

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 […]