Gabriel Medina fought off Kelly Slater and Mick Fanning on the final day of the Pipe Masters to be crowned the first Brazilian ASP world champion.
XGames.com takes a behind-the-scenes look at a historic day of surfing for Gabriel Medina, the first Brazilian to win an ASP World Title.
With a world title in the balance, Gabriel Medina, Kelly Slater and Mick Fanning are all eyeing the Pipeline Masters, the last event of the 2014 world tour season, as their time to shine.
The race for the 2014 ASP World Title has come down to the final event of the year, the prestigious Pipeline Masters. Gabriel Medina hopes to be Brazil's first world champ, but Kelly Slater and Mick Fanning have plans of their own.
With Kelly Slater and Gabriel Medina both out early at the Rip Curl Pro, Mick Fanning took full advantage, grabbing a win and moving the world title race to Pipeline.
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At the halfway point of the ASP World Tour season, Gabriel Medina leads the pack going into Tahiti. But there's a whole crew hot on his heels, including 11-time world champ Kelly Slater.
The surf pumped for the ASP J-Bay Open where, in a classic duel featuring longtime friends Mick Fanning and Joel Parkinson, it was Fanning that came away with the win.
It's been a few years since the ASP World Tour pulled into Jeffreys Bay, but with an intriguing world title race in the making, it's a welcome addition to the '14 schedule.
After a two-year hiatus, Jeffreys Bay, South Africa, is back on the ASP World Tour schedule, and guys like Kelly Slater and Joel Parkinson are looking to put their veteran experience to good use.
Gabriel Medina wins the 2014 Fiji Pro and rises to the top of the ASP World Tour rankings, but that's hardly the only story line that played out at Cloudbreak.
Winning the Fiji Pro with a dominating performance, Gabriel Medina has won his second event of the 2014 ASP World Tour season and seized control of the race for the world title.
If Kelly Slater ever wants to capture that elusive 12th ASP World Title, he's going to have to get on one of his trademark rolls. What better place to start than the Fiji Pro?
Kelly Slater has the pole position in the ASP ratings lead, but guys like Joel Parkinson and Gabriel Medina are nipping at his heels. Here's who to watch for in the 2014 Fiji Pro.
In a battle of hardened veterans, Mick Fanning outlasted Taj Burrow in a back-and-forth final to win the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach for the third time in his career.
Mick Fanning wins his third Bells title, John John Florence gets a perfect 10, and Kelly Slater stumbles. The 53rd running of the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach has been interesting.