Surfing & Windsurfing News
From the 21. till 25. of November the best female longboarders in the world will compete for the World Title in China. Who are the favorites at the Swatch Girl Pro China?
The second to last contest of the ASP World Championship Tour 2012 is the Cold Water Classic in Santa Cruz, California. Will Joel Parkinson already claim the World Title or will it be decided on Hawaii?
The ASP European Tour 2012 has come to an end and the new champion is German Surf-Pro Marlon Lipke.
With several of the world’s best surfers in the draw and consistent waves expected throughout the waiting period, the 2012 ASP Prime Nike Lowers pro is set to provide plenty of action.
Miguel Galeiras and Marcos Rodriguez co-organizers of the event have confirmed that the Cabreiroa Pantin Classic Pro will be held this season with their continuing support of men’s as well as women’s professional surfing in Europe.
More than half of the ASP Women’s World Championship Tour athletes will return to Hossegor / Seignosse for the ASP Swatch Girls Pro France and they will be joined by a growing field of young up-and-coming surfers.
Sooruz, a seasoned event sponsor in Europe, will bring its expertise to the new 2012 event and will help organize the best set-up for surfers, the public and the medias. With lots of experience in the organizing team, we are in for a great experience next July.
Marlon Lipke eventually took out the Final heat of the 2012 ASP Protest Vendee Pro, besting three hungry Frenchman, including 2011 ASP Europe Champion Romain Cloitre, powerhouse Joan Duru and the event overall standout Vincent Duvignac.
In clean, but challenging two-to-three foot waves, the world's best female surfers battled head-to-head at the 2012 Commonwealth Bank Beachley Classic for the biggest prize purse on the ASP Women’s World Championship Tour.
Day 2 of the 2012 ASP Protest Vendee Pro was full of fiery performances from the competitors. A champion might be crowned as early as tomorrow if event officials decide that conditions will not be favorable on Sunday.
Conditions are still windy and the swell has dropped a little bit at the 2012 Protest Vendee Pro. Surfers are making their way back to the backup location, Les Dunes, as waves in the 3-4ft range are on offer this morning.
Courtney Conlogue is one of the most consistent surfers at the 2012 Commonwealth Bank Beachley Classic, always posting big scores with her technical turns and snaps. This time around, reigning champion Carissa Moore was no match for Conlogues moves.
This morning eight heats of the 2012 Protest Vendee Pro were surfed at the secondary site of Les Dunes in choppy 4-5 foot waves , before the decision was taken by event officials to move back to the main site of La Sauzaie for the rest of the day.
The 2012 Nike Lowers Pro’s Round of 96 format coupled with Lowers’ machine-like waves often sets the stage for what many boast to be the most progressive event of the year with several ASP World Championship Tour surfers and up-and-comers.
Event hosts are confident that the swells will subside in time for a start to the 2012 ASP Protest Vendee Pro. The competition is set for a week of awesome performances the secondary site of Les Dunes in Vendee, France.