Kelly Slater (USA), 40, reigning 11-time ASP World Champion has claimed the Hurley Pro at Trestles over Joel Parkinson (AUS), 31, in pumping three-to-five foot (1 – 1.5 metre) waves at Lower Trestles.
Congratulations to Heitor Alves, this year's True Innovation Award winner. Heitor's Round 2 rodeo flip not only earned him a heat win over Kolohe Andino, but also a week's stay at the Turtle Bay Resort on the North Shore of Oahu. Watch his winning wave right here.
The final day of the Hurley Pro is a go! Out first battling in their Round 5 heat are Australians Julian Wilson and Mick Fanning. Winner moves on to the Quarterfinals. Up next: Kelly Slater vs. Jeremy Flores. You're not going to want to miss this final day action from Lower Trestles. Tune in LIVE right now, and if you're away from a computer be sure to download the free Hurley Pro App.
BRIEF OVERVIEW: South swell will continue to hold through Thursday morning with chest-head high to occasional overhead sets at Lowers. South swell will ease Thursday afternoon through the rest of the week, as a new but smaller SW swell moves in for the weekend. Conditions will continue to be generally favorable; with very light/variable to light offshore wind in the mornings, followed by moderate onshore westerly flow for the afternoons. Clear/sunny skies prevail for most of each day, clouds early.
The Hurley Pro at Trestles, Stop No. 6 of 10 on the ASP World Championship Tour (WCT), returned to the cobblestone pointbreak of Lower Trestles for the third day of competition, witnessing the world’s best surfers tear in to building four-to-six foot glassy (1.5 metre) waves.
The swell has arrived and Round 3 of the Hurley Pro at Lower Trestles is a go! Out in the water now are Kelly Slater and Matt Wilkinson. Up next will be Julian Wilson vs. Alejo Muniz. Tune in LIVE to watch all the action, or if you're not by a computer be sure to download the free Hurley Pro App. You're not going to want to miss it.