Archive for November, 2011

Garrett McNamara on a ’90FT’ wave with our very own Andrew Cotton and Al Mennie

Nov 09, 2011 No Comments by

Garrett McNamara has claimed to have made history, by again breaking the current record of the biggest wave ever surfed. The wave, in Nazaré, came during the two month period of the ZON North Canyon Show 2011, with a height of around 90 feet (around 30 meters). He was towing with Andrew Cotton (from UK) [...]

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Waiting period opens for Billabong Mullaghmore tow contest

Nov 04, 2011 No Comments by

Yes it’s that time of the year again, winter is truly upon us as the waiting period for the Mully tow comp begins. Some of the world’s best big wave tow-surfers will be in Ireland again this winter to compete in the second Billabong Tow In Session, Ireland. The one-day event will only be held [...]

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KE11Y SLATER 11TH WORLD TITLE

Nov 02, 2011 1 Comment by

Kelly Slater claimed a record 11th ASP world title Wednesday at the 2011 Rip Curl Pro Search in San Francisco, Calif. Kelly Slater’s 11th World Title Slater makes history in San Francisco with record 11th world title. Here’s a look at his year. Gallery Photo Gallery As offshore winds whipped the tops off of a [...]

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INTERNATIONAL BIG WAVE RIDERS INVITED TO PRAIA DO NORTE FOR TRIALS

Nov 01, 2011 No Comments

The first ever North Canyon Tow In Trials presented by Wavejet will take place in Praia do Norte, Nazaré, Portugal. The waiting period will be from the 2nd to 28th of November 2011. The winning team will secure a spot in an international Tow In competition in 2012, being the first of its kind in [...]

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Rip Curl Pro – San Francisco

Nov 01, 2011 No Comments

OCEAN BEACH, San Francisco/California (Tuesday, November 1, 2011) – The surfing action at the Rip Curl Pro Search San Francisco commenced this morning in peaky two-to-four foot surf at Ocean Beach in San Francisco and today’s proceedings are expected to see the completion of Round 1 while Round 2 is on standby. Stop No. 10 [...]

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Tales

Nov 01, 2011 No Comments

Check out some stories from our homegrown traveling surfers in ‘Tales’! Read Dylan Holland’s story Theres nothing for me at home here Read David Olsthoorn’s story here Seahound begins his Tales section with a story about sharks and snakes from Cactus in South Oz. Click on the Tales section and go to Seahound. If you [...]

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