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Matt Wilkinson Claims Victory at Outerknown Fiji Pro

Matt Wilkinson (AUS) has won the Outerknown Fiji Pro, Stop No. 5 on the 2017 World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT), after an action-packed Finals Day that saw the world’s best surfers battle in…

CT Stop #2 – Drug Aware Margaret River Men’s Pro: the post-event review

John John Florence was unstoppable during the second event of the Australian leg of the 2017 Championship Tour! The 24-year-old Hawaiian outpaced everyone in the contest and got back the leader’s yellow jersey. The defending…

CT Stop #1 – Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast: the post-event review

Unbelievable! Is the word that comes to mind at the conclusion of first event of the 2017 season. Out of the Tour for the entirety of the previous season after his severe head injury at…

Unbelievable, Owen Wright wins The Quik Pro Gold Coast after his brain injury!

What a day! Owen Wright makes inspiring return to competition with victory over Matt Wilkinson! Wright claimed his third CT victory today in what was one of the most inspiring comebacks in surfing history. Wright…

Owen Wright Accepts Injury Wildcard For 2017 WSL Championship Tour

After a year-long absence from competition, Owen Wright has just confirmed that he will accept the injury wildcard for the 2017 World Surf League Championship Tour. This comes after a long road to recovery from…

Braai by The Search

In Africa for the Tour, Matt Wilkinson and Owen Wright head Deep South and rubber up against all things Dark Continent. Last year’s J-Bay Open was filled with all sorts of incidents and excitement, culminating…

Louie’s Left by the Search

There’s an old saying that goes: “Before you get the princess, you have to slay the dragon”… In this story Louie Hynd finds his own princess of a left with only him and the sea…