With more events in better locations, an infusion of significantly more prize money, and an extremely hungry group of women, the 2014 ASP Women's World Tour is poised to take the sport to an entirely new level.
As the ASP World Tour undergoes an ambitious restructuring, the first event of the year, the Quiksilver Pro, is here. And all eyes are on the tour organizers instead of the pros.
Are quads the new thruster? Some might say yes. XGames.com's Jon Coen takes a look at the growing four-fin trend on the ASP World Tour
Kelly Slater in Fiji, Andre Villa in Spain and more of the best action sports images of the month
After sitting and waiting for the last few days, the Volcom Fiji Pro took to the water and it was Slater, Florence, Smith and Parko that led the charge into the quarterfinals
In one of the most dominant performances of his career, Kelly Slater has won the Volcom Fiji Pro to take the lead in the ASP World Tour ratings in his quest for a 12th world title
The opening day of the Oakley Bali Pro got underway in some epic Indo conditions, but it was John John Florence's 10-point air that stole the show.
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.
The opening round of the Volcom Fiji Pro got underway in flawless Cloudbreak conditions, but somehow Kelly Slater and Joel Parkinson managed to miss it
Brasileiros aproveitam para cacar ondas nas ilhas Fiji no dia de Lay Day
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Kelly Slater, Adriano De Souza both have designs on a win at the Volcom Fiji Pro, but as the world title race heats up, they're not the only ones with victory on the brain.
The Volcom Fiji Pro gets started June 2, but preparations on Tavarua are already well underway. Here's a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to put the show on.
From Ireland to Maui, Cortes Bank to Cloudbreak, the nominees for the 2013 Billabong XXL Awards have been announced, and they're nothing short of impressive.
A look back at the surfing moments that stood out in 2012
A look back at 12 months in the ocean