- 08 November 2010 | Surfing
Pace, stamina and determination. Kelly Slater runs for the 10th title under the blessed tubes of Puerto Rico.
Celebration time. Emotions flow surrounded by thousands of fans.
Tired and happy. It's yours, mate.
Free smiling. Number 10, leaving the waters.
The man and the crowd. Is there anyone unhappy?
Reaching the champion. A day to remember.
- 06 November 2010 | Surfing
Kelly Slater has finally conquered the desired 10th ASP World Tour Championship. The 38-year-old Floridian is the first man to reach ten world surfing titles, in the history of the sport.
The Rip Curl Pro Search Puerto Rico confirmed he will be living in the Number 10 Kelly Slater Street, a dream he had been chasing for a couple of years. Slater simply won the event posting an incredible 18.77 out of a possible 20 in the final against Bede Durbidge. The last heat of the contest was held with three-to-four foot (1.5 metre) waves, in Porta Del Sol.
Watch the final highlights, HERE.
The US champion reached the necessary points to confirm the crown, after securing a place in the semi-finals of the South American stage. And what an amazingquarter final he had against Adriano de Souza. Slater started witha 9-point wave,a 9.87-point and then a 8.10 ride. It was an historical heat with the greatest surfer of all time showing his very best skills!
- 05 November 2010 | Surfing
"The Endless Summer", the masterpiece film of the surfing culture, will be displayed in a 30-16.5 feet outdoor HD screen, in New York.
The ultimate surfing adventure featuring Bruce Brown's search for perfect waves will be part of the Big Screen Project, on November 9th, at 7pm.
The film has been digitally re-mastered with 5.1 surround sound. It seems balancing colors and removing 80% of the film dirt was a hard task.
Fans will be able to buy "The Endless Summer" Director's Special Edition, from 16th November, in a two disc set.
For a complete list of surf movies, click here.