The Rip Curl Pro at Bells Beach is the longest-running event on the ASP World Tour. With the forecast looking good, here's whom to watch for.
Last year, the Women's Rip Curl Pro set a new standard for progressive surfing from the women. This year, Bianca Buitendag is looking to ring the proverbial bell.
The historic Rip Curl Pro at Bells Beach is here, and as Gabriel Medina, Joel Parkinson and Kelly Slater posture for the ASP World Title, there are still dark horses on the horizon.
As Team Hawaii rolled to gold at the recent ISA World Junior Championships, young Mahina Maeda and Tatiana Weston-Webb proved the future of women's surfing in the islands is in good hands.
This was a different kind of winter for the Caribbean, but that all changed when the Atlantic's final blow of the winter landed directly on Puerto Rico's shores.
|Aspen, Colo.||Jan. 24-27|
|Tignes, France||Mar. 20-22|
|Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil||Apr. 18-21|
|Barcelona, Spain||May 16-19|
|Munich, Germany||Jun. 27-30|
|Los Angeles, Calif.||Aug. 1-4|