Tyler Wright: one of the best surfer girls

The top 17 female surfers that will run the 2011 ASP World Tour have been decided.

With the allocation of the ASP Wildcard (going to Jessi Miley-Dyer (AUS), 24), there will be a place for the best 10 finishers from the 2010 championship, plus the top six finishers on the ASP Women’s World Rankings.

"We have an excellent field of girls on tour and a solid schedule. We’re excited for a big year in 2011", Renato Hickel, ASP World Tour Manager, said.

The elite surfers living the surfing dream will be:

1. Stephanie Gilmore (AUS)
2. Sally Fitzgibbons (AUS)
3. Carissa Moore (HAW)
4. Silvana Lima (BRA)
5. Sofia Mulanovich (PER)
6. Chelsea Hedges (AUS)
7. Coco Ho (HAW)
8. Melanie Bartels (HAW)
9. Paige Hareb (NZL)
10. Rebecca Woods (AUS)
11. Jessi Miley-Dyer (AUS) * ASP Wildcard
12. Laura Enever (AUS)
13. Tyler Wright (AUS)
14. Courtney Conlogue (USA)
15. Jacqueline Silva (BRA)
16. Pauline Ado (FRA)
17. Alana Blanchard (HAW)

The best female surfers prepare for the first stop on the 2011 ASP Women’s World Tour set to the Roxy Pro Gold Coast, from February 26 through March 9.

A beautiful chaos, the ultimate surfing wave, a freak of nature, the advanced surfer's testing ground, a specialty wave, the premier tube riding arena, and, ultimately, the Mecca of surfing.

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