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10.15.09

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Australian Sam Wrench Crowned 2009 Oakley Pro Junior Global Challenge Champion

Sam Wrench today won the prestigious Oakley Pro Junior Global Challenge 2009 final in excellent five-foot surf at Keramas River-moutMarc Lacomare. This victory netted Wrench $20,000, the biggest prize purse in Pro Junior surfing. The un-sponsored surfer entered the Bali event through an alternate ticket made available by fellow countryman Owen Wright, who pulled out […]

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10.14.09

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Team Reef Rides to Victory in Third Qualifying Round of the First Jim Beam Surftag U.S. Competition

Team Reef earned the taste of sweet redemption when it dominated the third qualifying round in the inaugural Jim Beam® Surftag® U.S. Nationals on Sunday. The victory carries a cash prize and the chance to win in November’s championship competition. After finishing second in the previous qualifier, Team Reef overcame the sluggish waves and inconsistent […]

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10.14.09

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2009 ASP World Title Scenarios Heading into the Rip Curl Pro Search Portugal

COOLANGATTA, Queensland (Thursday, October 15, 2009) – With the completion of the Billabong Pro Mundaka yesterday, won by Adriano de Souza (BRA), 22, the 2009 ASP World Title race has heated up to a boiling point heading into the last two events on the ASP World Tour: the Rip Curl Pro Search Portugal and the […]

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10.14.09

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One Finalist Decided as Oakley Pro Junior Global Challenge Runs Early at Keramas

Remaining surfers competing in the Oakley Pro Junior Global Challenge Final for 2009 made their way to Keramas River-mouth in Bali early this morning to run three superb heats on prime high-tide conditions. With a solid six-foot-plus swell and ideal winds, today’s heats saw surfers committing to massive on-face maneuvers with Semi-final and one Final […]

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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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