Photo of Stephanie Gilmore © ASP/Kirstin.
Stephanie Gilmore defeats an on-fire Courtney Conlogue
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 5 March, 2014 - Coolangatta - Semifinalists were decided today for the Roxy Pro Gold Coast in two-to-three foot waves at Snapper Rocks. Reigning two-time ASP World Champion, Carissa Moore, will face five-time ASP World Champion, Stephanie Gilmore in the first Semifinal of the Roxy Pro Gold Coast. South African, Bianca Buitendag will face Lakey Peterson from the USA in Semifinal number two when competition resumes....
3 March, 2014 - Coolangatta - The Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast was called ON today for Round 2 in two-to-three foot waves. Everything was on the line as the surfers hit the water for the first elimination round of the 2014 season. There were tricky conditions, with winners advancing into Round 3 and losers sent packing with an equal 25th place finish.
Mick Fanning, reigning three-time ASP World Champion easily dispatched trials winner Matt Banting in a one-sided heat. Fanning found his competitive gear, used his wave priority perfectly, and unloaded multiple trademark in-the-pocket snaps. Banting showed flashes of potential, but was unable to put a complete wave together, finishing the heat with a pair of 4-point-rides to Fanning's 6.17 and 7.50 (out of a possible 10)....
Pic: Gabriel Medina won his heat against John John Florence & Jadson Andre @ ASP/Scholtz
Rippable 2-3' pick and choose surf for the mens day one. 4 goofy foots into 3rd round!
Round 1 done as Josh Kerr nails highest heat score
March 1st in Hawaii but March 2, 2014 - Coolangatta - The Quiksilver Gold Coast was called ON today for Round 1 in mediocre three-to-four foot waves. Australian Josh Kerr achieved both the highest single-wave score (9.27) and the highest two-wave heat total (17.54) of the day....read more...
The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) is pleased to announce GoPro, maker of the world’s most versatile camera and enabler of some of todays most engaging content, as the exclusive camera sponsor for the Samsung Galaxy ASP World Championship Tour (WCT) and the ASP Big Wave World Tour (BWWT).
As part of the partnership, ASP will be integrating GoPro content into event coverage. The footage will provide fans across the world with new and unique viewpoints of the elite athletes as they compete.