The ups and downs from the Rip Curl Pro in Peniche, Portugal.
On a dramatic final day in Portugal, Kai Otton won the Rip Curl Pro, Nat Young took Rookie of the Year honors, and the ASP world title race remains open.
After a number of lay days, the Rip Curl Pro Portugal was back on and favorites Mick Fanning, Joel Parkinson and Jordy Smith were ready
In Rd. 2 of the Rip Curl Pro Portugal Kelly Slater slipped up against a local wildcard. The 2013 world title is now in Mick Fanning's grasp.
If everything falls in to place Mick Fanning could win the world title at the Rip Curl Pro Portugal, but that's hardly the only story line going into Peniche. Here's 10 things to watch for.
Rip Curl Pro Portugal final
Delays make for long day two at Rip Curl Pro Portugal
CJ Hobgood and Gabriel Medina post perfect 10s at Peniche (although Hobgood doesn't remember his.)
Slater falls in day 3 at Rip Curl Pro Portugal
The ASP World Tour has a legitimate title race going into Portugal
2012 Rip Curl Pro Portugal Preview
Garrett McNamara breaks world record for largest wave ever surfed
Adrian de Souza beats Kelly Slater in Peniche.
Rip Curl Pro Portugal sees Taj Burrow Kelly Slater and Julian Wilson advance out of round three.
The world title race heats up as Kelly Slater and company turn an eye toward Peniche, Portugal.
Nine-time world champ one step closer to record tenth ASP World Title.