Dane Reynolds is currently being held in “jail” in Lisbon International airport for the last two days, according to filmer and longtime accomplice Jason ‘Mini’ Blanchard.
The Meo Rip Curl Pro Portugal, the final European stop of the 2016 Samsung Galaxy WSL Championship Tour, got underway today and ran through Round 1 in clean three-to-four foot (1 – 1.2 metre) surf at Supertubos. The world’s best surfers fought to avoid elimination Round 2 and advance directly to Round 3.
Courtney Conlogue (USA) has won the Cascais Women’s Pro, Stop No. 8 of 10 on the 2016 Samsung Galaxy World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT), after defeating Tyler Wright (AUS) in the Final in clean 5 foot (1.5 metre) surf at the back-up site of Guincho.
A clean swell that built consistently over the day delivered high-quality waves at Supertubos on Sunday to resume the Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal. The event is Stop No. 10 on the 2015 Samsung Galaxy World Surf League (WSL) Men’s Championship Tour (CT).
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Francisco Alves, 21 years old, from Lisbon, Portugal. Adequate above the lip as well as beneath it. Brown water barrels, huge hacks and airs aplenty all included.
Kelly Slater, Aritz Aranburu and Sebastian Zietz enjoy a super session at the portuguese slab Cave in Ericeira. A day to remember in October 2014 with perfect conditions. What a day!
Mick Fanning (AUS) has won the 2014 Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal, defeating Jordy Smith (ZAF) in clean 3-to-5-foot barrels at the iconic Supertubos in Peniche. Fanning’s third event victory this season, after wins at Bells Beach and Jeffreys Bay, moves him up to World No. 2 on the Samsung Galaxy ASP World Championship Tour (WCT) rankings.
Storm conditions put a hold to the Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal, but that doesn’t mean there weren’t waves to be had. Garrett MacNamara and friends decide to try surf this swell at spot Papoa, Peniche. With a day off from competitive surfing, even John John made an appearance
The wind is blowing ferociously on the banks around Peniche right now – most of the banks are closeouts, yet the whole of the WCT is out there. But on a lay day in Portugal, Kelly Slater tagged a closeout ramp and just kept spinning, spinning and spinning in a fashion your eyes won’t believe.