Alana Blanchard © ASP.
New Athlete Index Rankings go live on Hookit. There's still far more skaters on planet earth and thats fine with most surfers.
1 January, 2014 - Hookit released athletes rankings ending for the month of December 2013. The top three surfers were, in order, Alana Blanchard, Bethany Hamilton and Kelly Slater.
While the top five rankings were held by Skate, Rally and MMA (skater Rob Dyrdek had 4,987,156 social media interactions), Alana Blanchard landed in sixth place with 2,367,906 social media interactions followed closely by Rip Curl team mate Bethany Hamilton.
The Hookit Index crunches numbers from social media sites including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and others.