In a demonstration of clutch surfing, Mick Fanning beat Gabriel Medina to win the Quiksilver Pro France and seize control to the 2013 ASP World Title race.
It's world title shoot-out in France fpr the ASP men. Fronted by Slater and Fanning, the quarterfinalists have been decided and they aren't short on talent.
After several down days, Rd. 3 of the Quiksilver Pro France went off in some classic Hossegor conditions with Slater, Fanning and Parkinson all advancing
The back half of the Rd. 2 of the Quiksilver Pro France turned into an exhibition of progressive surfing, and it was Medina, John John and Sea Bass that stole the show
Greeted by healthy swell, action was fierce on Day 1 of the Quik Pro France. With a tightening world title race, Kelly Slater, Jordy Smith and Mick Fanning got right to work.
Mick Fanning leads Kelly Slater by the slimmest of margins in the hunt for the 2013 ASP World Title, but going into the Quiksilver Pro France anything can, and probably will, happen.
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.
There's plenty of world-class surf to be found in the Old World, from Spain to Portugal to the south of France, opportunity abides in Europe.
The surf's going to be pumping for the Rip Curl Pro at Bells Beach, and standing atop the ASP ratings, Kelly Slater knows a win at Bells could be the key to a 12th world title.
Kelly Slater vence Joel Parkinson em final epica na Gold Coast
Imagens marcantes de uma final epica em Snapper Rocks 2013
Enquanto esperamos o reinicio do Quiksilver Pro, Renato Hickel, Tour Manager da ASP, decifra a confusao de nomes da[s] onda[s] onde rola o a abertura do WCT.
As the East Coast continues to take it on the chin after an unrelenting series of winter storms, the surf has been pumping from Long Beach, N.Y., to Palm Beach, Fla.
Kelly Slater claimed his 52nd career world tour victory when it won the Quiksilver Pro Australia, but the road to the top of the podium was hard fought.
Earning his 52nd tour victory and taking an early ratings lead, Slater's left no question he's all in this year. Shane Beschen breaks down what that means for everybody else.
Slater, Fanning and Parkinson are all into the semifinals at the Quiksilver Pro, but as the final day looms, who's going to win is anybody's guess.