If you saw the ESPN Magazine Body Issue, I’m sure you noticed the YOWZA picture of four time world surfing champion Stephanie Gilmore. In case you missed it, I included it here after the jump. You can thanks me later. The 23 year old, 5’10″ 147 pound native New South Wales, Australia is um, kind of accomplished in her sport.
And um, kind of attractive.
Wow! huh? But we have...
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Kelly Slater earned a record 11th Association of Surfing Professionals world title Wednesday at the 2011 Rip Curl Pro Search in San Francisco.As offshore winds whipped the tops off of a 4 to 6 foot northwest swell at Ocean Beach, Slater made the most of the cold, demanding conditions. He tallied a heat score of 15.13, eliminating Daniel Ross by .73 to clinch his record title. With...
November 02, 2011
“Quiksilver’s Kelly Slater clinched an historic and unprecedented 11th ASP World Title today in the cold and challenging waters of San Francisco’s Ocean Beach. Slater, 39, is the first surfer to achieve 11 ASP World Titles, an accomplishment spanning two decades of an astounding career during which he has dominated competitive surfing as both the youngest and oldest ASP...
As tradition would have it, Kelly Slater waited until the final two minutes of his heat to knock off the competition and win a record 11th world surfing crown in San Francisco Wednesday.
The 39-year-old American had trailed Australia's Daniel Ross for 25 minutes of their third-round heat at the RipCurl Pro at Ocean Beach.
Then Slater took a conventional right-hand wave and...
After all the fanfare, celebrations and media attention, the Association of Surfing Professionals -- competitive surfing's governing body -- has conceded that due to errors in their math, Kelly Slater has not in fact clinched the 2011 ASP World Title.Slater was deemed the titlist Wednesday; according to the ASP, he now needs to win one more heat to clinch the title to eliminate...
November 04, 2011
The Association of Surfing Professionals gave him the t-shirts, the hats and the fanfare of being the surfing champion of 2011 on Wednesday. Kelly Slater made phone calls and got his congratulations from media and fans on his huge accomplishment of being an 11-time ASP Champion. On Friday, the ASP has no 2011 ASP World Title champion yet.
The Association of Surfing Professionals says it made a mistake in its tiebreakers when it awarded Kelly Slater his 11th ASP world title Tuesday.
The ASP Tour said Friday that the 39-year-old Slater must win one more heat at the Rip Curl Pro Search San Francisco or the season-ending Pipeline in Hawaii to wrap up the title. If Slater fails to win a heat, Owen Wright must win both...
Via AP on Fox
November 04, 2011
Right now, San Francisco is Jordy Smith's
Kelly Slater's 11th World Title After a calculation error, Slater reclaims his record 11th World Title. Here's a look back. Gallery Kelly Slater has been crowned the 2011 ASP World Champion ... again. On Sunday, surfing under cloudy San Francisco skies, in an unruly five-foot Ocean Beach lineup, Slater advanced out of round four, moving into the quarterfinals of the Rip...
November 06, 2011
Earlier this week, Kelly Slater became the first person to win 11 ASP World Titles. Presumably the ASP title is fairly prestigious, but the press release doesn't elaborate. More »
Kelly Slater, 39, wrapped up his 11th world title with one stop left on the 11-event Association of Professional Surfers tour.
Last week, Kelly Slater w
Fulham are preparing to move for Tottenham youngster Tom Carroll on a short-term basis, reports The Guardian. The 19-year-old is yet to feature in a Premier League game for the North London club, despite his form in the Europa League.
Redknapp is keen to give Carroll some more experience and this could provide a perfect chance for the midfielder to gain some Premier League game...
Australian Josh Brookes will remain with the TAS Racing team for the 2012 MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship.
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Tottenham have announced new deals for young players Jake Livermore and Tom Carroll until 2016, tottenhamhotspur.com reports.
Livermore has established himself in the first team and has appeared in 18 of the 21 games Spurs have played in all competitions this season. The midfielder scored his first goal for Spurs in the 5-0 Europa League win over Scottish side Hearts. Livermore...
Jordy Smith has a new website.
Kelly Slater’s skills on the waves are unmatched, as evident in the 11 ASP world titles under his belt. A lifestyle that focuses on surfing and traveling has now sparked a new venture for the surfing champ. Though fashion is not his forte, Slater is diving into the world of sportswear design. Similar to fellow surfer, Dane Reynolds, he has teamed up with his longtime sponsor, Quiksilver...
Eleven time world surfing champion Kelly Slater says he may travel to Chicago to attend the court hearing of a local surfer who police arrested this week for ... surfing.
Rex Flodstrom, 40, was arrested Tuesday for catching small, freezing waves at Oak Street Beach in Chicago, a beach on Lake Michigan where city officials have decreed that surfing is illegal, myFOXchicago.com reported...
She's a woman of God, right T?
Hamilton, the surfer best known for a shark attack that took her entire left arm, told last night’s crowd of Pro Bowlers that she has a little crush on, you guessed it, Tim Tebow. Hamilton was saddened by Tebow not being there. “I’m hoping someone here can help me get in touch with him,” she said. Tim is a saint, but the guy clearly has...