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10.13.09

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Reef Wins Jim Beam Surf Tag Event at Oceanside

“Kyle Knox Scores a Perfect Ten and Wins the $125 Bonus for Best Powerwave” OCEANSIDE HARBOR, CA October 11, 2009 – The Jim Beam Surftag U.S. Series 3nd and final qualifying round was dominated by Team Reef as they earned a taste of sweet redemption against “Happy Endings,” who has won the last two events. […]

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10.13.09

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De Souza Takes Inaugural ASP World Tour Win at Billabong Pro Mundaka

SOPELANA, Euskadi/Spain (Tuesday, October 13, 2009) – Adriano de Souza (BRA), 22, claimed his inaugural ASP World Tour win today, taking out the Billabong Pro Mundaka, eliminating fellow Finalist Chris Davidson (AUS), 33, in punchy two-to-three foot (1 metre) waves at the backup venue of Sopelana. Stop No. 8 of 10 on the 2009 ASP […]

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10.13.09

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Coca-Cola ISC Tour Announces the Coke Zero Longboard Competition at Kuta Beach

The Coca-Cola Indonesian Surfing Championship Tour proudly announces the inaugural Coke Zero Longboard Competition, to be held at Kuta Beach on Friday the 23rd of October. This first ever Coca-Cola ISC Longboard competition will toe up on the famous Kuta Beach surf venue of Halfways, where the numerous sandbanks offer up rights and lefts on […]

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10.13.09

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Billabong Pro Mundaka Back ON, Possible Champ Crowned Today

MUNDAKA, Euskadi/Spain (Tuesday, October 13, 2009) – The Billabong Pro Mundaka, stop No. 8 of 10 on the 2009 ASP World Tour, has been called back on with three-to-four foot (1 metre) waves breaking along the Mundaka sandbar and Round 3 heading out at 8am. Following yesterday’s marathon session that saw the world’s best surfers […]

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10.12.09

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Fanning Usurps Parkinson in ASP Ratings Race at Billabong Pro Mundaka Day 2

MUNDAKA, Euskadi/Spain (Monday, October 12, 2009) – After six, consecutive lay days, the Billabong Pro Mundaka sprang back to life this morning, running the remaining eight Round 1 heats at the backup venue of Sopelana before completing the whole of Round 2 at the primary site of Mundaka. Event No. 8 of 10 on the […]

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10.12.09

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Billabong Pro Mundaka Back ON at Sopelana, Full Day Scheduled

SOPELANA, Euskadi/Spain (Monday, October 12, 2009) – The Billabong Pro Mundaka is back ON in two-to-three foot (1 metre) surf at the backup site of Sopelana. Event No. 8 of 10 on the 2009 ASP World Tour, the Billabong Pro Mundaka will open up this morning with Heat 9 of Round 1, continuing with the […]

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10.11.09

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Billabong Pro Mundaka Called Off Again, Organizers Aim for Sopelana Tomorrow

MUNDAKA, Euskadi/Spain (Sunday, October 11, 2009) – After chasing suitable conditions for most of the day at both Mundaka and the backup site of Sopelana, event organizers have called the sixth consecutive lay day for the Billabong Pro Mundaka. Event No. 8 of 10 on the 2009 ASP World Tour, the Billabong Pro Mundaka ran […]

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10.11.09

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Quarterfinalists Decided as Swell Fills in at Oakley Pro Junior Global Challenge

The strategy to wait for premium conditions at the Oakley Pro Junior Global Challenge Final 2009 paid off today as a solid swell in the six-feet plus range moved in for the final four heats of Round 3 as quarter finalists were decided. Typical of these Indonesian open ocean breaks, as the tidal push moved […]

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10.11.09

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Sizable Swell Results in More Big Scores on Day 4 of Oakley Pro Junior Global Challenge Final at Keramas Beach

At just before 10:00 am after a two and a half hour standby, Heat 5 of Round 3 got started as the highly anticipated increase in swell finally materialized, launching solid 4-5 foot sets into the black lava reef of Keramas Beach. First up was Marc Lacomare of France, last year’s runner up, taking out […]

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10.11.09

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Hawaiians Dominate Day Three of Oakley Pro Junior Global Challenge

Under a scorching sun in searing hot conditions on the black sands at Keramas River-mouth in Bali, the leading edge of a new swell delivered more excellent surf as four heats of Round 3 were completed at the Oakley Pro Junior Global Challenge Final 2009. Hawaii’s Granger Larsen lead the Hawaiian charge today on a […]

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