Surfing: Carissa Moore Wins Roxy Pro Gold Coast

Carissa Moore wins Roxy Pro Gold Coast Carissa Moore won the Roxy Pro Gold Coast surfing competition in Australia on 8th March 2011 after beating Tyler Wright with a score of 15.34. The victory is Moore’s fourth on the ASP World Tour, including wins in New Zealand and Portugal last season en route to finishing … Read more Surfing: Carissa Moore Wins Roxy Pro Gold Coast

Surfing: Silvana Lima Dominates Third Round at Roxy Pro Gold Coast

Silvana Lima took the top score at the third round of the Roxy Pro Gold Coast surfing competition in Australia. The two-time ASP Women’s World Runner-Up (2008, 2009) from Brazil secured the day’s highest heat total, a 15.27 out of a possible 20, during her Round 3 bout against Pauline Ado (FRA), 20, and Sofia Mulanovich … Read more Surfing: Silvana Lima Dominates Third Round at Roxy Pro Gold Coast

Surfing: Taj Barrow Leads the Scoreboard at Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast

Taj Barrow got the best score of the day with 16.67 at the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast surfing competition. Ten-time world champion Kelly Slater is straight through to round 3 after beating Matt Banting with a combined two-wave score of 13.93 to Banting’s 11.34 and Sydney’s Kai Otton with 6.70. Thousands of surfing fans showed … Read more Surfing: Taj Barrow Leads the Scoreboard at Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast

Sailing: Melbourne Regatta 2010 Results

The Melbourne Regatta 2010 has just finished, leading to a raft of new medals in the ISAF Sailing World Cup. The competition will now move to Miami for a regatta at the end of January 2011. The results from the final day of racing were as follows: 49er Medal Race Delle Karth Nico & Nikolaus … Read more Sailing: Melbourne Regatta 2010 Results

Muscat: Asian Beach Games 2010

The 2nd Asian Beach Games kicked off in Oman on 8th December 2010 and will continue until 16th December 2010. The opening ceremony was attended by His Royal Highness Prince Sufri Bolkiah of Brunei Darussalam. The sports being competed in are as follows: Beach Handball, Beach Kabaddi, Beach Sepaktakraw, Beach Soccer, Beach Volleyball, Beach Waterpolo, … Read more Muscat: Asian Beach Games 2010

Surf Champ Andy Irons Passes Away En Route to Hawaii

The Association of Surfing Professionals released a statement on Tuesday 2nd November announcing the death of Andy Irons, a surfing champion and Billabong brand ambassador. The ASP announced that Irons had passed away from complications due to illness, said to be dengue fever. He had been travelling from Puerto Rico to his home Kauai, Hawaii, … Read more Surf Champ Andy Irons Passes Away En Route to Hawaii