19-year-old Brazilian Gabriel Medina has beat 11-time world champ Kelly Slater to make the Real Surf final, where he'll face heavy-footed South African Jordy Smith.
Kelly Slater, Jordy Smith, Gabriel Medina and Josh Kerr have moved on into round two of X Games Real Surf, and now things are getting really interesting. Voting's live now.
Chippa Wilson is known for his technical aerial repertoire and his aversion to traditional surf contest formats. That makes him a perfect fit for X Games' Real Surf.
Vans, IMG agree to three-year deal to sponsor U.S. Open of Surfing
Kelly Slater headlines Real Surf coming to X Games
Coming to X Games Foz, a collection of the world's most talented surfers have been assembled for the first-ever installment of Real Surf.
Real Surf is coming to the X Games, and with Kelly Slater, Julian Wilson and Gabriel Medina among the eight contestants, there's not a shortage of action.
Facetime with unconventional Australian freesurfer Chippa Wilson
Christopher "Chippa" Wilson talks about Analog, traveling, his new surf movie, and summer plans