Richard Christie: he comes from far away

The Sooruz Lacanau Pro an Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) sanctioned event is set to step into top gear with the top seeds prepared to hit the water in what is tipped to be one spectacular day of action with an excellent forecast for swell conditions for day 4 of this 145,000$US event.

Surfers competing at the Sooruz Lacanau Pro are out to add to their ASP World ranking with the valuable points on offer. European surfers are also chasing points for the overall European Men’s title here at stop nº 6 of 12 of the European Series.

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Pupo: from Brazil with craziness

The Sooruz Lacanau Pro an Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) sanctioned event ran through to complete 12 heats of Round One of competition with many outstanding high-level performances witnessed on the main contest peak setting the scene for what can be expected to come at the 31st edition of this ASP Men’s Star-Series 6-Star 145,000$US event.

Peaks in the 3-4ft (1m) range were on offer and improved as the tide lowered during the late afternoon session of competition. Light winds with early morning rain which cleared away opened up a great day of action packed surfing from the strong international field of competitors at the Sooruz Lacanau Pro.

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Chris Martin: even stars get injured while surfing

Chris Martin, singer in Coldplay, has suffered a foot injury while surfing.

The British rock star was catching waves in New York's The Hamptons, as reported a few days ago by SurferToday.

Martin's right ankle has suffered a traumatic injury, as he isrecording sessions for the band's upcoming album.

The musician is now wearing a plaster cast on his foot.