Surfbang.com reminds us of just how awesome Quiksilver Pro was (with a single photo)

Surfing blog surfbang.com posted this great photo of Kelly Slater scoring his perfect 10 at last years Quiksiver Pro, New York. I can’t believe this was almost a year ago. I wish they came back, although I was told how the 2012 ASP World Tour was actually condensed due to the economy. We still have …

Quiksilver Pro NY / Balaram Stack documentary ‘Stacked’ will premiere this April (Watch the Trailer!)

“The transformation of Long Beach from a quiet beach suburb of New York City into the center of the action sports world is the subject of “Stacked,” a new 15-minute documentary set to premiere in April.” (source – Stoked for N.Y. surfing in ‘Stacked’) The film is made by Patrick Cummings, of Fine Thanks Inc.. Pretty freakin’ cool …

Quiksilver Pro Back in Long Beach 2013? (Don’t get too excited)

“Quiksilver Says Long Beach Surfing Competition ‘a Possibility’ in 2013” Don’t get too excited. That’s just the title of an article from the Wall Street Journal, which doesn’t really say anything new. You know the story: ACT 1: BMX/SKATE/MOTOX/SURF/CONCERTS ACT 2: Tropical Storm [Hurricane] Irene ACT 3: SURF ACT 4: BYE BYE 2012 How about …

LB Herald updates us on the Quiksilver Pro 2012 situation

The LB Herald has an updated story regarding the Quiksilver Pro 2012 NewYork cancellation. In his article titled Quiksilver Pro N.Y. not returning to Long Beach in 2012, Anthony Rifilato writes: A spokeswoman for Quiksilver, Catlin Rawling, declined to comment on the “factors” leading up to the company’s decision to cancel. “The … press release is what we …

‘Quiksilver Pro 2012 New York’ Has Been Cancelled

While it was never a guarantee to be back in Long Beach, the New York stop has been officially cancelled. The Press Release below says it all:   QUIKSILVER PRO U.S. TOUR STOP WILL NOT RETURN IN 2012 Quiksilver and the ASP (Association of Surfing Professionals) today announced that The Quiksilver Pro New York will not return …

Quiksilver Pro 2012 in Long Beach (According to Newsday)

September 2-14: Mark those days on your 2012 calendar because Quiksilver Pro is coming back to Long Beach according to Newsday. In her article Quiksilver surfing contest to return to LI, reporter Aisha Al-Muslim writes: The schedule doesn’t identify Long Beach, but ASP North America spokesman Bobby Shadley said the city will be the location for the …

Quiksilver Pro Long Beach announcement coming soon? (Or is it still hype?)

Nothing, I repeat, nothing has been confirmed yet. This is still all speculation, but writing for a blog allows me to speculate. I just exchanged a few emails with Charle over at Duke Falcons. He told me that a Newsday reporter called for some quotes on Quiksilver Pro coming back to Long Beach. This is for …

Quiksilver Pro Coming Back to NY (But to LB?)

(Owen Wright Airing to Victory, Photo Credit: Shaun) The Association of Surfing Professionals today posted the 2012 World Tour Schedule: 2012 ASP World Title Series: Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast – Australia (February 25 – March 7, 2012) Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach – Australia (April 3 – 14, 2012) Billabong Rio Pro – Brazil (May …