Results for Rip Curl
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.
On a day that saw a pair of huge upsets with implications for the WCT Title race, the Moche Rip Curl Pro Portugal’s dwindling field made the most of Supertubos’ hollow waves. Get the wave-by-wave breakdowns with the ASP Heat Analyzer, and the full recap for Rounds 2 and 3.
Here’s a clip of 2014 Rip Curl Padang Cup Champ, Garut Widiarta free surf during his trips for the Asia Comp, Maldives, Padang, and Philipines.
A company named Kind Surf put on a day in Capbreton where some of the pros (Quiksilver team + Mick Fanning) got to help kids go surfing – kids who normally wouldn’t find it easy to grab a board a paddle out. Kind Surf is a Spanish NGO that works with kids at risk of social exclusion, and they figured that around the Quiksilver Pro would be a great day to put something on for their crew.
Mick Fanning, Freddy P, Aritz Aranburu, Travis Logie, Marc Lacomare and Lucia Martiño spent the day down at the beach as a learn to surf crew, and made a whole lot of kids really, really happy.
Dede Suryana (IDN) has won the Komune Bali Pro presented by The Mad Hueys an ASP 1-Star QS and Asian Surfing Championship (ASC) event. Finals day dawned and with only four heats left to run in the event, contest officials waited until the perfect tide to crown an inaugural event champion.
Alana Blanchard is among a list of global celebrities to have had their iCloud accounts hacked and nude/topless photos leaked online.
Jackson Baker and his travels through the Indonesian Islands.
On the opening day of the inaugural Komune Bali Pro presented by the Mad Hueys at Keramas, it was Bali’s Pepen Hendrik and Lakey Peak’s Gazali Hamzah that posted the two highest scores of day to send out a clear message to the international field that the local contingent is a force to be reckoned with in this dual sanctioned Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) and Asian Surfing Championship (ASC) event.
At 42, Taylor Knox is sending the same message. When the water temps drop in California, Taylor Knox perks up. Dormant breaks come to life, conditions switch offshore, and Taylor thrives off being in the right spot at the right time. Suit up with T Knox, and see why Surfing Is Everything to him.