Haleiwa leveled the playing field and saw CT surfers fall to QS warriors
Top seeds reveal their quality in ragged, challenging conditions on day three at the Hawaiian Pro.
Five takeaways from a busy week of boosting at the first QS6000 event of the season.
The Taggart Women's Pro and the Maitland and Port Stephens Toyota Pro move deep into the draw on Day 2.
The men complete the Round of 96 and the women determine Semifinalists.
The Sunshine Coast native was the star of Round 3 at the QS6000.
Stunners shine as Prime surfers power through Day 3 of competition.
Portugal's Tiago Pires withdraws from the Drug Aware Margaret River Pro and is replaced by Australian Mitch Coleborn.
Australian standouts will battle for three slots to join the world's best at Stop No. 2 on the Samsung Galaxy ASP World Championship Tour.
The Hurley Australian Open of Surfing at Manly Beach saw the field culled to just eight Quarterfinalists for the women, and only 24
Jordy Smith vs. Patrick Gudauskas vs. Mitch Coleborn vs. Barron Mamiya
Hiroto Ohhara vs. Kiron Jabour vs. Finn McGill vs. Mitch Coleborn
Mitch Coleborn vs Michael Dunphy vs Lucca Mesinas vs Evan Valiere