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1.9.10

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A New Swell and Sunny Skies Greet the Billabong Pro Am and Occy Grom Comp for Day Two of Competition

A welcome new swell and clear sunny skies greeted the contestants, crew, and spectators on Day 2 of the Billabong Pro Am Malaysia and Occy Grom Comp today at beautiful Cherating Beach in Malaysia, and with the increase in swell size, everybody was frothing to jump in the water and dig their fins into the […]

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1.8.10

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Von Zipper Trials ON at North Narrabeen

NORTH NARRABEEN, New South Wales/Australia (Saturday, January 9, 2010) – The Billabong ASP World Junior Championships fueled by Monster Energy are on this morning with the 16-man Von Zipper Trials commencing at 8am. Clean one-to-two (0.5 metre) waves are on offer at North Narrabeen today and the 16 surfers in the Von Zipper Trials will […]

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1.8.10

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Kustom Air Strike Fires Up

Recession be damned, Kustom’s got $50,000 on the line for the best air in 2010. The rules are simple: biggest air wins. Last year, we bore witness to Dusty Payne sporting a money coat and a check for $50K for his frontside rotation in Bali. Although the odds may be grossly in a pros favor, […]

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1.6.10

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Teams Announced for 2010 Katin Pro/Am Team Challenge Presented by Primo

Legendary Event Returns to Huntington Beach for Two Consecutive Days of Competition Between Jan. 12-17, 2010 HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Jan. 6, 2010 – Last year’s champion, Team Hurley, is set to return to defend their title at the 2010 Katin Pro/Am Team Challenge presented by Primo, which will commence for two consecutive days of competition […]

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1.4.10

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World’s Best Juniors Descend on Sydney for Billabong ASP World Juniors

COOLANGATTA, Queensland/Australia (Tuesday, January 5, 2010) – The world’s best junior surfers are descending upon the Sydney suburb of North Narrabeen to hunt down the most prestigious crown in junior surfing, the ASP World Junior Title, as the Billabong ASP World Junior Championships prepare to run at the famed beachbreak from January 9 – 17, […]

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1.3.10

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America's Finest Head Down Under for Billabong ASP World Junior Championships

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California (Saturday, January 2, 2010) – America’s finest up-and-coming competitive standouts are gearing up to head to North Narrabeen, Australia to battle the world’s top ASP Pro Junior competitors at the prestigious ASP World Junior Championships which takes place from January 9 through 17, 2009. American representatives including 2009 ASP North America Pro […]

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12.28.09

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ASP One Ranking System Unveiled for 2010 and Beyond

COOLANGATTA, Queensland/Australia (Tuesday, December 29, 2009) – Beginning in 2010, ASP International will activate a One Ranking system for the men’s ASP Dream Tour and the ASP World Qualifying Series (WQS). The concept of the ASP One Ranking system is to make ASP-sanctioned World Tour and Qualifying Series events contribute to a surfer’s year-end rating. […]

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12.21.09

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2010 ASP World Tour and ASP Women’s World Tour Schedules Released

COOLANGATTA, Queensland/Australia (Tuesday, December 22, 2009) – With a historic 2009 coming to a close, the 2010 ASP schedule has been released and will mark some major shifts in venues and dates in order to ensure that the world’s best surfers battle one another in the world’s best waves. “2010 will mark some major changes […]

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12.21.09

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Ten Americans Set Sights on 2010 ASP Dream Tour

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California (Sunday, December 20, 2009) – Now that the dust has settled after the dramatic finish to the 2009 Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Tour season, 10 Mainland American surfers have secured the right to surf amongst the top 45 for the 2010 ASP Dream Tour. The 2010 ASP World Tour season, […]

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12.16.09

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Qualifiers Set for 2010 ASP World Tour and ASP Women's World Tour

COOLANGATTA, Queensland/Australia (Wednesday, December 16, 2009) – With the culmination of the 2009 ASP World Tour and ASP Women’s World Tour in Hawaii, the qualifiers for the 2010 ASP Dream Tour season have been decided. Taking the Top 27 surfers from the 2009 ASP World Tour, the Top 15 from the 2009 ASP World Qualifying […]

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