Winning his second event of the ASP season, Michel Bourez is in the hunt for a world title, but he's going to have to get past Kelly Slater, who now sits in the top spot.
There's no doubt there are more surfers in the world today than at any time in history, and waves are a somewhat limited resource, so are wave pools really the future?
After a brutal wipeout at Cortes Bank almost took his life earlier this year, a reflective Greg Long has won the 2012/13 Big Wave World Title.
A look back at the surfing moments that stood out in 2012
Best of the 2011 ASP Women's World Champ
Four-time women's world champ Stephanie Gilmore assaulted Monday.
Year in review: Surfing
Kelly Slater looks back on winning his tenth what it means going forward.
Rip Curl Search Day 5: Kelly Slater earns tenth world title
Gilmore wins Rip Curl Search Pro, claims fourth consecutive world title.
In the second heat of the Quarterfinal, Australian makes it four in a row
Stephanie Gilmore wins Rip Curl Pro Search, claims her fourth consecutive world title
Gilmore picks up steam with one day to go at the Movistar Peru Classic.
Stephanie Gilmore continues her march towards a forth world title.
Stephanie Gilmore and friends break out of the norm in Indo.