The WSL judging system

With all this talk about the contests and the winners thereof, you might be wondering – how are the winners even determined? What makes ride A better than ride B? If you want to find that out, just read on! In surfing the conditions can change from one second to the other, making it […]

4th Australian Open of Surfing is coming up at Manly Beach

From February 7 – 15, 2015 Manly Beach in Sydney will once again be home to the 4th Australian Open of Surfing. The Australian Open of Surfing is an annual festival, first held in February 2012, which features surf and skate competitions as well as musical entertainment for the expected 175,000 visitors. The surf […]

VOLCOM Pipe Pro 2015

On January 29th some of the world’s best will be back at it at Pipeline surf spot (O’ahu, Hawaii)! 112 world-class surfers, such as Kelly Slater and John John Florence will be tearing up Hawaii’s most famous wave at the North Shore of O’ahu during the 6th VOLCOM Pipe Pro from January 29th to […]

WSL Qualifying Series – Scoot Burleigh Pro 2015

The second event of the 2015 World Surfing League Qualifying Series, the Scoot Burleigh Pro, is coming up in January! It seems like just yesterday that Gabriel Medina claimed the world championship tour title for himself, holding the trophy high above his head at Pipeline. The 20-year-old was announced the first Brazilian winner of […]