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 …

Quiksilver Pro in the News (Round-Up)

Here’s a quick summary of some of the coverage of the Quksilver Pro. Sounds like Long Beach did pretty good. The Wright Coast, ESPN “But something funny happened when the sideshows got axed. We were forced to watch surfing.” Victor, Owen Wright summarized: “It was one of the best events of the year.” Owen Wright wins …

Surfpocalypse Thursday Schedule

(Taj Burrow Getting Ready before Round 1) All of the action can be watched LIVE here – http://quiksilverpro.com/live.en.html And if you missed anything you can watch here – http://quiksilverpro.com/heat_review.en.html Rounds, heats.  Head-to-head and three-ways.  Priority waves and close-outs. What the hell are they talking about?? I’m going to go through everything and tell you what is on …

Hurricane Irene Surf (I shouldn’t quit my day job)

Allow me to indulge.  In between screwing with NBC, ABC, CBS, Pix 11, the Weather Channel and CNN, I snapped a few clips of the surf coming in on Saturday. Also, as I talked about on Monday, but was drowned out by the noise of the possible cancellation, talk a look at my post on the gutter-ball. …

A Perfect Gutter-Ball (Quiksilver Pro May Get the Surf, Sans Damage)

While everyone in Long Beach – and the rest of the east coast – is working to clean up, the Atlantic storm season is not taking a break.  Tropical Depression 12, which will be called Tropical Storm Katia, is rapidly building and picking up speed. Nervous?  You shouldn’t be.  Meterorolgiists are already calling this system …