In a back-and-forth affair, Jordy Smith beat Adriano de Souza to take the win at the Billabong Rio Pro. Shooting up the ASP ratings, it was Smith's first tour win since 2011
It was a long day at the Billabong Rio Pro, but the quarterfinalists have been decided and Kelly Slater and Adriano De Souza are set for a head-to-head clash tomorrow.
Storm surf and low scores are the story of the day as the waiting period winds down and Billabong Rio Pro officials are forced to run round two.
Six months after Sandy destroyed the East Coast from Maine to New Hampshire, the surf community is showing the resolve as local shops begin opening their doors again
Two years after the "Code Red" day, Teahupoo once again captured everyone's attention as a large, sustained southern hemi swell drew some of the world's best big-wave surfers.