October 2010

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Contests, Photo Bang, Photography

Rip Curl Pro: Day 1 Photos

October 31st, 2010 by John Zanussi

  Day 1 of the Rip Curl Pro Search Puerto Rico was yesterday but I didn’t have enough time to get a post up so a day a day late will have to do. In fact I probably won’t have a post from today until tomorrow. Whatever, right? You just want to see some photos! More »

Rip Curl Pro: Day 1 Highlights

October 31st, 2010 by John Zanussi

Day 1 of the Rip Curl Pro Search Puerto Rico was a jam packed day of action from both the top men and top women surfers in the world. Here are some highlights of the entire first round of the contest. More »

Contests, Photo Bang, Photography

Rip Curl Pro: Bede Durbidge Barrel (15 Photo Sequence)

October 30th, 2010 by John Zanussi

  The Rip Curl Pro Search Puerto Rico kicked off this morning with all of the Men’s first round heats running at Playa Middles. The winner of heat number 7 was, Puerto Rico first-timer, Bede Durbidge. With only 0.56 points separating first place and third place, the heat was jam packed with excellent surfing from Bede, Dusty Payne, and Freddy Patacchia. Halfway through the heat, Dusty tucked himself into a deep barrel and came out the doggy-door after everyone thought he wiped out, but Bede answered right back with this amazing wave.  More »

Contests

Rip Curl Pro Search 2010 Heat Draws

October 29th, 2010 by John Zanussi

  Tomorrow kicks off the first day in the 12 day waiting period for the Rip Curl Pro Search in Puerto Rico. I’ll be down there for most of the contest taking pictures and trying to score interviews with the pros so keep checking the site during the next week. Below are the first round heat draws for both the men and the woman. More »

Taj, Mick, and Kelly Free Surfing in France

October 20th, 2010 by John Zanussi

With all the events on the world tour comes a lot of down time between competition and with all the down time comes free surf sessions. Enjoy this little clip of Taj, Mick, and Kelly getting a sesh in while in France for the Quiksilver Pro. More »

Events, Photography

Ryan Struck Photo Gallery Tonight in New Jersey

October 20th, 2010 by John Zanussi

  Our friend and surf photographer Ryan Struck is having a little event tonight showcasing some of the photos he’s taken the past year in Jersey. If you’re in the Red Bank, NJ area you should definitely head down and support a local photog! More details below. More »

Watches

Freestyle Digi-Touch Touchscreen Watches

October 15th, 2010 by John Zanussi

  Last week, Freestyle announced two watches that they’ve been secretly working on for a while. They are called The Tangent and The Response and will include a new technology called Digi-Touch. What’s Digi-Touch you ask? That’s a good question. From the brief info from Freestyle, it’s a new touch screen watch technology. From the specs and the pics these watches look pretty rad. More »

Photo Bang, Photography

New Jersey Sunrises

October 15th, 2010 by John Zanussi

  I’ve been holding off on posting this until we got a ugly rainy day here in NY and yesterday was exactly that. Enjoy this amazing collection of photos of the sun rising over the ocean in New Jersey. More »

Taj Burrow Helicopter Footage

October 15th, 2010 by John Zanussi

Check out Taj Burrow going insane at this little reef break. Jet-ski tow-ins, throwing airs, and getting shacked all while being filmed by a helicopter. More »

Contests

Kelly Slater wins 2010 Rip Curl Pro Portugal

October 14th, 2010 by John Zanussi

  Well, Kelly Slater has done it again and his quest for a 10th world title might soon be over. Earlier today, Slater defeated Jordy Smith in the final heat of the 2010 Rip Curl Pro Portugal. Not only is this Kelly’s third win of the year but he now has a commanding lead over the 2nd ranked Jordy Smith, of over 9000 points. More »

Rip Curl Pro Portugal Final Heat

October 14th, 2010 by John Zanussi

This morning in Portugal the world number 1 Kelly Slater and the world number 2 Jordy Smith battled it out in the final heat of the 2010 Rip Curl Pro Portugal. More »

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