Thursday, April 11, 2019
Updated: Thursday, April 11, 2019
Manuel Nascimento is a local artist and surfer, and he's made a very special trophy for the winner of the Pro Santa Cruz pres. by Noah Surf House.
More from Santa Cruz:
Pre-Event | 2018 Photo Gallery
Day 1 Story | Highlights
Day 2 Story | Highlights
Cancel your plans, stock your fridge, a SOLID swell is on its way. Mother Nature could throw anything at us and it's going to be exciting.
Weekend plans? Cancel them. The Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach will be running Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Competitors overcome wild conditions and post big scores in Port Alfred
Courtney Conlogue - 6.43
Bronte Macaulay - 6.50
Pumping waves and light winds produce big scores in the Kowie river mouth
Members of the global surf community paddled out at Torquay to galvanize support for saving the Great Australian Bight.
Gear up for another big year in Oceanside, California, for the 2019 Super Girl Pro QS 6,000.
After three consecutive lay days are called, the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach gets through the earlier rounds today at Winkipop.
The Elimination Round sees four male and two female competitors bow out at the Rip Curl Pro. Swell is expected to build through the week.
Sage Erickson - 6.50
Malia Manuel - 8.17
Caio Ibelli - 6.17
Mikey Wright - 7.00
Reef Heazlewood - 6.70
Wade Carmichael - 6.57
Soli Bailey - 6.53
Michael Rodrigues - 8.50
The Tour vet avoids an early exit at the Rip Curl Pro, winning Heat 1 of the Elimination Round against Jack Freestone and Harrison Mann.
Jack Freestone - 5.90
Owen Wright - 5.80
Sally Fitzgibbons - 6.83
Johanne Defay - 7.77
Caroline Marks - 7.17
Macy Callaghan - 6.93