It was a long, crazy week in Huntington Beach, Calif., but after nine days Alejo Muniz beat Kolohe Andino in the final to win the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing.
It was a long week in Huntington Beach, but when the spray finally settled it was Brazil's Alejo Muniz who beat California kid Kolohe Andino to win the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing.
Carissa Moore has won the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing, and in the process overtaken the top spot in the Women's ASP world title race.
Going into the final day of the Vans U.S. Open seven out of the eight surfers left in the draw are on the world tour. Smith, Andino and Young all front the podium-hungry pack.
Few locations around the world have troubled Kelly Slater over the years, but Huntington Beach is one of them. In losing to Michel Bourez, the beachbreak stumps him again.
Nobody was eliminated in the three-man Round of 24 at the U.S. Open, but there were some winners, among them a very satisfied Kolohe Andino -- who's looking quite dangerous.
The U.S. Open is days away from getting underway, and as Huntington gears up for the biggest show in surf, Dane Reynolds readies himself for his first contest in seven months.
No surf means big problems for the ASP Women's World Tour as the Roxy Pro Biarritz is cancelled for lack of waves and the world title race marches on to Huntington Beach.
A healthy round of south swells had surfers scurrying all over Southern California, and with summer right around the corner, everybody appears to be on their "A" game.
In a week of drastic cuts, iconic surfwear brand Quiksilver releases a majority of its surf, skate and snowboard athletes, but details remain unclear
Upcoming Surf Channel hoping to make waves
The best of the best from a week of madness in Huntington Beach
Rumors swirling about the nature of ASP board meetings in Huntington Beach.
Rolling and ramping in the classic Nor Cal surf town
Catching up with Albee Layer, one of Maui's rising surf stars
Kanoa Igarashi, the youngest U.S. champ ever