Air TahitiNui VZ Trials
Billabong Pro Tahiti
ASP Mens & Womens WCT
May 6-18, 2003
Six meter waves in Tahiti
Tahitian Malik Joyeux Gotcha teamrider was towed into this BOMB 2 days before the WCT trials.
Tahitian Manoa Drollet rides the tube at Teahupoo, Tahiti on April 30 warming up for the upcoming Air TahitiNui VZ Trials. Drollet is one of the 32 local Teahupoo surfing specialists who will take on 16 international surfers in the Air TahitiNui VZ Trials at the worlds premier break for three days of competition within the May 1 - 5 holding period.
Bruce Irons gets shacked during a warm up session prior to the Air TahitiNui VZ Trials.
Australian Joel Fitzgerald, a big wave specialist, is one of the major contenders to pick up one of three wild cards in the Air TahitiNui VZ Trials at Teahupoo, in Tahiti which starts today (May 1). From May 1 5. Sixteen international Teahupoo surfing specialists will take on 32 local Tahitians in the Air TahitiNui VZ Trials at the worlds premier break for three days of competition within the May 1 - 5 holding period.
Tahitian Nicolai Leetham shows calmness and style as he prepares to drive through a large 4m wave of serious consequence
2001 Billabong Pro Teahupoo champion, Corey Lopez (Florida, USA) charged the biggest and meanest waves today and showed hes ready to put it all on the line in the worlds most dangerous wave.
Contact in Tahiti
Mandy Mckinnon 0011 (6) 8925 7525
Contact in Australia
Blake Mckinnon 0421 811 014
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