x

Surf Mag

Round 2 of the Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro On at Imbituba
2502

Round 2 of the Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro On at Imbituba

IMBITUBA, Brazil (Friday, Oct. 31, 2008) – Round 2 of the Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro has resumed in two to three foot (one metre) waves at Praia da Vila beach in Imbituba this morning.

No ASP World Tour Competition at Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro Today
2510

No ASP World Tour Competition at Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro Today

IMBITUBA, Brazil (Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008) – Round 2 of the Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro is off again today. The small, two foot conditions on offer are not suitable for Dream Tour competition. Forecasts indicate that the contest may resume tomorrow.

ASP World Longboard Champion Crowned in California at Oxbow World Longboard Tour
3646

ASP World Longboard Champion Crowned in California at Oxbow World Longboard Tour

SAN CLEMENTE, California (Wednesday, October 29, 2008) – The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Longboard Tour (WLT) will make its final stop of the year at California’s famed San Onofre State Beach in San Clemente, California with the Oxbow World Longboard Tour event from November 5-9, 2008.

Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro Off for the Day
1542

Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro Off for the Day

IMBITUBA, Brazil (Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008) – Round 2 of the Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro will not run at Praia da Vila in Imbituba today. Despite contestable conditions on offer this morning, contest officials feared that consistency could decline throughout the day and the event was ultimately called off for the day.

Smith Makes Painful Priority Mistake on Day 1 Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro
1984

Smith Makes Painful Priority Mistake on Day 1 Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro

IMBITUBA, Brazil (Tuesday, October 28, 2008) – With a scoreline boasting the day’s highest heat total and single wave score (a 17.17 and 9.50 respectively) ASP World Tour rookie Jordy Smith (ZAF) looked like he would be collecting top honors on Day 1 of the Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro. Two interference calls later, Smith had a 0.00 to show for his standout performance in Imbituba’s five foot waves today.

9am Start for the Hang Loose Santa Catarina in Imbituba, Brazil
1970

9am Start for the Hang Loose Santa Catarina in Imbituba, Brazil

IMBITUBA, Brazil (Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2008) – Today is the first of a nine-day waiting period for the Hang Loose Santa Catarina Pro, the second to last stop on the 2008 ASP World Tour, and the action will commence in Imbituba, Brazil at 9am. Favorable four to five foot (one metre plus) conditions are on offer this morning.

Mason Ho Claims Oakley Pro Junior, Zietz Takes Macy's Trifecta
3261

Mason Ho Claims Oakley Pro Junior, Zietz Takes Macy's Trifecta

SANTA CRUZ, California (Sunday, October 26, 2008) – Mason Ho (North Shore, HI), 20, won the Oakley Pro Junior ASP North America Championships, an ASP Grade-3 event, in four-to-six foot (2 metre) surf at Santa Cruz’s coveted Steamer Lane this afternoon by posting the highest heat total of the event, a near perfect 19.10 out of a possible 20, leaving fellow finalists Jayke Sharp (Coffs Harbor, AUS), 19, Fisher Heverly (Emerald Isle, NC), 17, and Bruno Rodrigues (Huntington Beach, CA), 20, in a combination situation.