March 2, 2014

Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast Round One Recap

This morning’s ASP official assessment of three-to-four foot waves with light winds was an improvement on yesterday’s conditions. Sunny skies and bikini weather pulled the crowds ready to be impressed and go the full 12 rounds. Opening the heats were Julian Wilson, Jeremy Flores and Travis Logie. Logie’s backhand punctuated [...]

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March 1, 2014

Takes One To Know One: Dane Reynolds

From his grommet days, Dane Reynolds talks us through his love for surfing as he digs through boxes of drawings he did as a kid. What grom hasn’t drawn picture after picture of waves, a little stick figure deep in the barrel? Yep, we relate to that. Dane’s perpetual scribblings [...]

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February 28, 2014

Matt Banting Making It Golden at #QuikPro

Matt Banting has had an epic week surfing. First he nailed two 9-point waves at the Newcastle’s six-star Surfest last weekend, winning the event. Then on Friday, Matt was one of 16 vying for a Quiksilver Pro wildcard. And he smashed it securing himself a spot in the comp. In [...]

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February 27, 2014

#QuikPro Instagram Roundup

There’s more to the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast than just contest jerseys and Snapper Rocks. We’ll be gathering up the best of the best the athletes and media around the Quik Pro have to offer so you don’t have to. Think of it as Instagram for the lazy. @tarayasminmel checking [...]

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February 26, 2014

Congratulations Iouri On An Incredible Season

Iouri “I-Pod” Podladtchikov not only took 1st Place at The European Open this year, but stunned the world and captured the Gold Medal at the 2014 Olympic Games, defeating previous champ Shaun White. Head over to ESPN to view a clip that breaks down Iouri’s signature trick, the “Yolo Flip”, which vaulted [...]

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February 25, 2014

Matt Banting Wins The Newcastle 6-Star

Quiksilver’s Matt Banting dropped two nine point waves yesterday to take the win at the 6-Star Surfest event in Newcastle, Australia. Watch the clip of Matt’s road to the podium!   Follow Matt (@mattbanting) on Instagram Learn more about Matt Banting

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