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  • Women's world champ to be crowned today in Maui

    27 November, 2014 - ASP CT: Today is Finals Day at the Target Maui Pro presented by Schick Hydro Silk and competition will start with the Quarterfinals at 9:00 a.m. (local time). "The swell has dropped off a little bit from yesterday but it's looking really clean," said ASP Women's Commissioner Jessi Miley-Dyer. "As the tide starts to drop I think it will really improve, it's good now and it will get better. I'm looking forward to crowning a World Champion and another great day of competition here at Honolua Bay."

  • Hainan Classic pushes through small surf on Day 2

    26 November, 2014 - ISA/ASP: On Day 2 of the Hainan Classic, Men’s 4-Star ASP Qualifying Series event, the surfers once again faced tough conditions with knee to waist high waves at Rocky Rights, a spot that is few hundred yards from the primary contest site.

  • Quarterfinalists named at Target Pro Maui

    26 November, 2014 - ASP CT: The Quarterfinalists were decided today at the final stop on 2014 Samsung Galaxy ASP Women’s World Championship Tour (WCT), the Target Maui Pro presented by Schick Hydro Silk. The event ran through Rounds 2,​ 3 and 4 in solid eight foot building surf at Honolua Bay. The World Title race is still very much in play, with each of the three contenders - Australians Stephanie Gilmore, Sally Fitzgibbons and Tyler Wright - through to the Quarterfinals.

  • Hainan Classic kicks off Day 3 of Surfing Festival

    25 November, 2014 - ISA/ASP: The third day of the ISA’s Hainan Wanning Riyue Bay International Surfing Festival marked the start of the Hainan Classic, Men’s 4-Star ASP Qualifying Series event. Day One of the competition took place at the picturesque left point break at Riyue Bay with challenging surfing conditions. The international field of surfers from 16 countries managed to showcase their high performance abilities despite the difficult conditions.

  • Honolua comes to life as Target Maui Pro kicks off

    5 November, 2014 - ASP WT: After three consecutive lay days, the Target Maui Pro kicked off with a bang. Tyler Wright (AUS) put her fellow World Title contenders -- Sally Fitzgibbons (AUS) and Stephanie Gilmore (AUS) -- on red alert when she earned a near-perfect 18.90 heat total in the opening round at Honolua Bay. “I try not to worry about the competition in my heats,” said Wright. “I love it when the girls are surfing really well and, if anything, it inspires me to go harder. When I get a wave I just want to do my best on it and that’s all I’m really about when I’m out there.

  • 22 Surfboards: One of these will make you a better surfer

    24 November, 2014 - BOARD-GUIDE: Each year surfing gets easier. Wetsuits get warmer and more flexible, while boards get simultaneously more specific and consistent. Since the advent of the shaping machine shapers have been able to take what works with one board, and run with it on another thus creating a line of master craft with the best traits from all previous models.

  • Peru beats Australia, takes gold at ISA China Cup

    24 November, 2014 - ISA: With strong performances on both the Men and Women’s side, Peru won the Team Gold Medal and the ISA China Cup Team Trophy. Australia placed a close second, earning the Silver Medal, Brazil won the Bronze Medal, and South Africa took the Copper Medal.

  • Team China makes history as ISA China Cup launches

    23 November, 2014 - ISA: The opening day of the ISA China Cup was a historic moment for the global development of Surfing as China competed for the first time in ISA history. The 8 participating National Surfing Teams: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, China, Costa Rica, Panama, Peru and South Africa, along with their 48 surfers, traveled from every corner of the globe to compete for Gold. All the surfers have gathered in tropical Wanning, on Hainan Island in the South China Sea, for the third annual event.

  • Barton the Builder: Mr Lynch on making pre & post pro careers

    18 November, 2014 - INTERVIEW: Barton Lynch is getting tired of people pegging the early days of pro surfing as a grovel-fest held at tacky venues. Because that era is constantly rehashed and reiterated in this tone during webcasts, history is being re-written as such.

  • Dusty Payne victorious at Reef Hawaiian Pro

    15 November, 2014 - ASP PRIME: An incredible come-from-behind victory by Maui's Dusty Payne (HAW) at the REEF Hawaiian Pro may well be the moment that realigns his life. After a torrid couple of years that saw him drop off the ASP World Championship Tour (WCT) and sustain some debilitating injuries, he returned to competition here at Haleiwa with a new attitude and a renewed appreciation for the surfing life. Payne was the only surfer in the four-man final to have su

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