Filipe Toledo Wins The J Bay Open

Filipe Toledo Wins The J Bay Open

Filipe Toledo has won the Corona Open J-Bay today after besting 2017 CT Rookie Frederico Morais in the Final. Stop No. 6 of 11 on the 2017 Championship Tour was graced with flawless conditions, resulting in barrier-breaking performances by the world’s best surfers, eight perfect 10-point rides and no shortage of drama.

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 […]

Kelly Slater Breaks Foot at J-Bay

Kelly Slater Breaks Foot at J-Bay

Kelly Slater broke two metatarsal bones in his right foot Monday morning, while freesurfing up the point in Jeffreys Bay. He needed assistance making his way off site, and was taken to the hospital, where he was X-rayed (and posted the painful-looking results). The injury derails his promising start at the Corona Open J-Bay, where […]

Adriano De Souza Defeats Adrian Buchan To Wins The Oi Rio Pro

Adriano De Souza Defeats Adrian Buchan To Wins The Oi Rio Pro

Adriano de Souza (BRA) claimed a passionate victory today at the fourth stop on the World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT), the Oi Rio Pro presented by Corona, after besting Adrian Buchan (AUS) in six-to-eight foot (2 – 2.5 metre) conditions at Praia de Itaúna in Saquarema.

Caio Ibelli: “Let’s Not Talk About John John Florence”

Caio Ibelli: “Let’s Not Talk About John John Florence”

Going into that heat Ibelli had a 2-1 record over Florence, which he soon extended to three. Given that the Brazilian has been on Tour for just over 12 months, it is an incredible record to have against the world’s top-ranked surfer.