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They only need you to give them $500,000!

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Sour Grapes Trailer

Wednesday, 31 August 2011
...a Matt Wybenga movie for the disenfranchised members of the surf community.The premier is in the states on Sept. 22nd and it will be available for Free download on the 23rd.

Five Minute Flashback

Wednesday, 31 August 2011
The Billabong Pro Tahiti will be remembered for years to come. Got a spare five minutes to watch it all again?

Inside The Mind Of A Legend...

Tuesday, 30 August 2011
Kelly Slater talks exclusively to Australia's Surfing Life about doing just enough in Tahiti to get through heats and then turning it up a notch for the final day, how he handles all the travel on the World Tour and the back story behind missing J-Bay and so much more...

Billabong Pro... The End Game

Tuesday, 30 August 2011
After a week of madness it came down to eight athletes from all over the surfing spectrum. Who else but King Ke11y Slater would reign supreme, nudging Owen Wright in a tight final. Roll the tape...
After Scary Saturday, Tahiti woke this morning to picture postcard 10-foot waves at Chopes. The Billabong crew capitalized on what Kelly Slater was calling "the best he's ever seen it in competition" to run three rounds. It was epic, it was crazy, it was raining tens.

Fantastic Chicken Surfing

Tuesday, 30 August 2011
Even seen a giant chicken get barrelled? Teale Vanner has been surfing down in South Oz in a Fantastic Chicken suit. It's got nothing on Teahupoo but it's something to geeze at.

Teahupo'o Toasts King Kelly

Tuesday, 30 August 2011
Kelly Slater defeated Owen Wright at the Billabong Pro Tahiti in typical calculated style. With this win Kelly rockets up into number one spot on the World Title rankings, while Owen after his first Final apprearance, rises to fifth.

The King Wears The Crown

Tuesday, 30 August 2011
"I never felt like I was the standout guy in any round, I was just getting my waves and winning my heats. But then as I got to the finals I could just throw everything at it." Kelly Slater talks exclusively to ASL after his Billabong Pro Tahiti win.

The Lurker Strikes Again

Tuesday, 30 August 2011
Kelly Slater goes under the radar to snatch another victory and the rankings lead. Nick Carroll reports on a final day to remember.
Make no mistake, this was the heaviest day in modern surfing history. People will be talking about this for a long, long time, so we sat down with Bruce Irons to have him run us through it all.In among all the madness Laurie Towner, Dean Bowen, Koby Abberton, Ryan Hipwood, Dylan Longbottom and Dean Morrison did the Aussies proud.
"That first heat was scary!" J-Flo was not so happy about having to lineup first on day 7 of the Billabong Pro. But once he was out there, he managed to put on one of the best performances of the day

Parko Tow?

Monday, 29 August 2011
Parko has just come back to dry land after witnessing the biggest morning out at Teahupoo. He doesn't want to back out there to join the tow surfers, no matter how much he is pressured into it.Video from


Monday, 29 August 2011
You wonder why Chopes is regarded as the heaviest wave in the world? Check out this collection of wipeouts from day 7 of the Billabong Pro Tahiti.

Teahupo'o in Super Slow-Mo

Monday, 29 August 2011
Everything looks better in slow motion. So imagine how good Teahupo'o looks from the water at 1000 frames per second...

Things Return To Normal...

Monday, 29 August 2011
...Hyper normal that is. Nick Carroll reports on another epic day in the Chopes channel and predicts tomorrow's winners. Updated with video highlights.

Jeremy Spoke In Class Today...

Sunday, 28 August 2011
"It was scary, that first heat, man!" Jeremy Flores was not so happy about having to lineup first on day seven of the Billabong Pro. But once he was out there, he managed to put on one of the best performances of the day. Nick Carroll talks to the young frenchman about his Teahupo'o performances ... and about the incident at Burleigh at the start of...

Where No Human Was Meant To Go

Sunday, 28 August 2011
Tow wins the day at the biggest Teahupo’o in years. Now updated with video highlights.


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