Surfing

World Champions and Rookies gear up for Pipeline

The WSL season is only a 48 hours away from kicking off at the iconic Banzai Pipeline, where rookies and world champions are looking to kickstart their 2023 campaign in style.

Taj Burrow to be inducted into the Surfing Hall of Fame

World tour veteran surfer Taj Burrow of WA will be inducted into the Australian Surfing Hall of Fame as part of the 2022 Surfing Awards

World Surf League releases their 2023 Schedule

The World Surf League has just announced its tours & competitions schedule for 2023; next year’s calendar follows a similar format to the 2022 season and includes two stops in Australia.

Stephanie Gilmore becomes an eight-time World Champion

Stephanie Gilmore coming from the fifth seed into the finals, prevailed against five-time champion Carissa Moore to become the Gr8est

Holding period continues for Outerknown Tahiti Pro

The 10th stop of the World Surf League is set to remain in holding for another day, with organisers calling the event off due to inconsistent surf and hopes of building waves in the coming days.

Carissa Moore and Filipe Toledo winners at Oi Rio Pro

Stop number eight on the World Tour finished spectacularly in front of a massive crowd for the Oi Rio Pro at Praia de Itaúna in Saquarema, Brazil.

Stephanie Gilmore and Griffin Colapinto claim victory at El Salvador Pro

Today Stephanie Gilmore and Griffin Colapinto have taken out the Surf City El Salvador Pro, the seventh stop on the World Surf League Championship Tour.

Johanne Defay and Jack Robinson are victorious at G-Land

The sixth stop on the WSL Tour saw Jack Robinson and Johanne Defay claim victory after a week of holding periods and wating

Caitlin Simmers and Callum Robson take out Gold Coast Pro

This week Caitlin simmers and Callum Robson beat some of the worlds best in big swell at Snapper Rocks to claim the Gold Coast Pro the first stop of the WSL Challenger Series

Joel Parkinson inducted into the Surfing Hall of Fame

Following on from good mate Mick Fanning the next name up on the Australian Surfing Hall of Fame is set to be the one and only Joel Parkinson.

Bells Beach Returns, who will be the next to ring that bell

For the first time since 2019, the world’s best have touched down in Victoria for the longest-running surfing event, The Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach.

Mick Fanning awarded Wildcard for Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach

Three time World Champion Mick Fanning is making a return to the Championship Tour with a wildcard awarded for the upcoming Bells Beach event.

Dimity Stoyle and Kyuss King claim victory at Tweed Coast Pro

Yesterday the Oakberry Tweed Coast Pro drew to a close in two to three-foot surf at Cabarita, with Dimity Stoyle and Kyuss King claiming victory.

Professional Surfing returns to Burleigh with the Gold Coast Open

The iconic Burleigh Heads break will again play host to one of surfing’s most anticipated events, the Gold Coast open, which returns April 30.

Oakberry Acai renews relationship with the World Surf League

Oakberry Acai is set to continue its relationship with professional surfing until 2023, with an expanded agreement between the organisations.

Griffin Colapinto and Tatiana Weston-Webb claim victory in Portugal

The third stop of the World Surf League has wrapped with Griffin Colapinto and Tatiana Weston-Webb claiming victory in three to four-foot surf at Supertubos.

Brisa Hennessy and Barron Mamiya claim maiden victories at Sunset

The rookies dominated, with Brisa Hennesy and Barron Mamiya taking their first victories and becoming world number one in the process

Wildcard Moana Jones Wong dominates Pipeline

Surfing history was made again for the second day in a row when Moana Jones Wong paddled out against Carissa Moore in an all Hawaiian final

Kelly Slater takes another pipeline victory 30 years after his first

The G.O.A.T of professional surfing Kelly Slater has once again claimed victory at the iconic Pipeline, thirty years after his first victory.

Stephanie Gilmore expected to withdraw from Pipeline after contracting COVID

Earlier this week, the seven-time champ was sent into isolation under the World Surf League’s COVID protocols after a positive result and was expected to be cleared to compete tomorrow.

The 2022 WSL Championship is underway at Pipeline

This morning the WSL Championship has kicked off at the iconic Pipeline break with competition called ON at 8 am

The stage is set for a historic Championship opener at Pipeline

The start of the WSL Championship Tour is set to make history at the iconic Pipeline, with both tours set to compete alongside each other for the first time.

WSL Final Series to return to Lower Trestles in 2022

Ahead of the first round WSL has announced the location for the 2022 Rip Curl Finals Series and released its updated schedule.

WSL Announces the competitor lineup for 2022 Championship

This morning the World Surf League confirmed the official competitor lists for the 2022 Championship Tour

The stage is set for a bumper Australian leg of WSL Tour in 2022

The World Surf League has announced the return of professional surfing on all levels in Australia for 2022

Stephanie Gilmore launches awesome Beach Chic collection with Roxy

The twenty-six-piece collection results from several months of collaboration between Stephanie Gilmore and the brand’s design team to come up with a quintessential collection that is in Steph’s style.

Parkwood Village moves forward with plans for Golf & Surf resort

Parkwood Village has announced its plans to build a world-class integrated golf and surf resort, that will see Parkwood become a major tourism destination.

Gabriel Medina & Carissa Moore are your WSL 2021 World Champions

The WSL Final Series has concluded in Lower Trestles with Gabriel Medina & Carissa Moore crowned the 2021 World Champions.

WSL Finals Series continues on Yellow Alert

The swell is picking up in San Clemente, with WSL has made the call to put competition on hold for predicted perfect conditions in the next 24-48 hours.

Lay Day Called At First-Ever Rip Curl WSL Finals

A Third lay day has been called for the first-ever Rip Curl WSL Finals, the final event of the 2021 World Surf League Championship Tour!

World Champions to be decided in WSL Final Series kicking off today

The WSL Final Series stage is set in Lower Trestles with the top five men and women touching down in San Clemente, California ahead of the event this week.

Gold Coast left off WSL Championship Tour in 2022

The World Surf League has announced their 2022 championship calendar, and in a shakeup, the Gold Coast has been left off the tour.

Julian Wilson to hit pause indefinitely on WSL Career

This morning world number seventeen and Australian olympian qualifier Julian Wilson has announced that he will be taking a break from the WSL indefinitely.

Johanne Defay and Filipe Toledo take out the Jeep Surf Ranch Pro

Johanne Defay and Filipe Toledo have won the Jeep Surf Ranch Pro, the 6th stop on the World Surf League CT the final event before the Olympic

Sally Fitzgibbons wins Gold & The Irukandjis take Fifth at ISA Games

Last week at the International Surfing Association World Games took place in El Salvador, with Sally Fitzgibbons taking gold.

Sally Fitzgibbons and Gabriel Medina are victorious on Rottnest Island

In the closeout event of the Australian leg, Sally Fitzgibbons and Gabriel Medina have won the Rip Curl Rottnest Search

Tatiana Weston-Webb and Filipe Toledo victorious in Margaret River

In what was a massive week of action at Main Break in Margaret River, with Tatiana Weston-Webb and Filipe Toledo in searing form.

Mick Fanning inducted into Australian Surfing Hall of Fame

Three-time World Champion Mick Fanning has been inducted into the Surfing Australia Hall of Fame.

World’s best touch down in WA ahead of Margaret River Pro

The worlds best have now touched down in Western Australia for the Margaret River Pro and final leg of the World Surf League down under

Caroline Marks and Gabriel Medina win the Narrabeen Classic

Caroline Marks and Gabriel Medina were victorious at the third stop on the WSL 2021 Championship Tour.