In Rd. 2 of the Rip Curl Pro Portugal Kelly Slater slipped up against a local wildcard. The 2013 world title is now in Mick Fanning's grasp.
The surf was five-foot and perfect for day two of the Billbong Pro Tahiti, and Mick Fanning, John John Florence and Jeremy Flores capitalized with some perfection of their own.
After stumbling out of the blocks Tyler Wright finally found her footing in round two of the Vans U.S. Open, and with it her hopes of winning a world title remain healthy.
After sitting out the last two events with a busted up ankle, John John Florence came into the Volcom Fiji Pro with something to prove, and in rounds two and three he did just that.
Storm surf and low scores are the story of the day as the waiting period winds down and Billabong Rio Pro officials are forced to run round two.
As the top two ranked women in the world fell on day two of the TSB Bank Surf Festival , California girls Courtney Conlogue and Lakey Peterson rose to the occassion.
Jordy Smith locked in the highest heat score of the Rip Curl Pro so far, but it was the prowess and grit of rookies Nat Young and Sebastian Zietz that stole the show.
After a long, dramatic day of action at the Rip Curl Pro, Carissa Moore and Tyler Wright have found their way into the final, and in the process a new rivarly is born.
Unlikely rookie Bianca Buitendag sets the pace as quarterfinalists decided on Day 2 of Roxy Pro Australia.
John John Florence, Nat Young set the pace on an epic Day 2 of Volcom Pipeline Pro
Fiji surf resorts Tavarua and Namotu survive Cyclone Evan
Joel Parkinson discusses the ASP World Title
The 11-time world champ falls just short in his repeat attempt
Kelly Slater loses in semifinals to give Joel Parkinson his first ASP World Title win
2012 Billabong Pipeline Masters day 2 coverage
John John Florence hungry for a second Vans Triple Crown title, scores big at Sunset