Kelly Slater exploded on the surf scene at Lower Trestles in 1990. Now, 24 years later, he's hoping the Southern California point break can propel him to a record 12th ASP World Title.
Taj Burrow edges out fellow Aussie Julian Wilson to win the 2013 Hurley Pro at Lower Trestles.
As the Billabong Pro Tahiti approaches, it's nearly a dead heat between Mick Fanning and Kelly Slater for the top spot in the world. Both know what it takes to win at Teahupo'o.
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.
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.
After losing to Joel Parkinson for the 2012 ASP World Title, Kelly Slater began his 2012 campaign by unseating his new nemesis at the Quik Pro Australia.
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.
Nike to scale back surfing program
ASP world title race heats up in Santa Cruz
40-year-old Kelly Slater wins his 50th ASP World Tour event at the 2012 Hurley Pro
Upsets and close heats rule the day during round two of Hurley Pro
Slater, Fanning, De Souza come out swinging in round one of 2012 Hurley Pro