Aussie Mackay Game of Skate - Rumble on the Reef - Mackay QLD 2020
9/25/2020 - 9/25/2020
Moneybowl Bowl Competition - Rumble on the Reef - Mackay QLD 2020
ASF National Street Skateboarding Championships - Mackay QLD 2020
9/21/2020 - 9/26/2020
SSNZ Freestyle Series - The Remarkables Slopestyle 2020
9/26/2020 - 9/26/2020
FIS South America Cup - Pucon SBX #2 2020
9/25/2020 - 9/27/2020
Para Snow Day - SnowWorld Zoetermeer 2020
9/27/2020 - 9/27/2020
French Rendez-Vous of Surfing 2020
9/23/2020 - 9/25/2020
Men's RVCA Pro Junior pres by Jack's Surfboards 2020
Women's RVCA Pro Junior pres by Jack's Surfboards 2020
Industry and event happenings
15 of the world’s best surfers and ten of the biggest Brazilian personalities came together for Onda do Bem, a one-night charitable surf contest as part of The WSL Countdown.
Silvana Lima wins the women's pro division at the Brazilian charitable event Onda do Bem, on September 18, 2020.
Rip Curl has today announced the results of its GromSearch 2020 series, alongside the news that the final, planned to take place in October 2020, will be postponed, due to the on-going Covid-19 pandemic in Europe developments.
Showcasing the dreams of first-time Olympic hopefuls from around the world, the Olympic Channel presents Road to Tokyo: The Qualifier Stories starting with the premiere of its surfing series on Thursday, 17 September and followed by its sport climbing series on Thursday, 1 October. Surfing and sports climbing are scheduled to make their debut on the Olympic Programme at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 now taking place in 2021. All episodes will be available to stream on the IOC’s global Olympic Channel platform which is available subscription-free at olympicchannel.com and its apps for mobile, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV and the Roku platform.
The New Zealand Surf Movie – Flightless Obsession premieres this Sunday (20th September, 2020) on You Tube. The movie features a number of our elite surfers such as provisional Olympic qualifiers Billy Stairmand and Ella Williams along with dozens of the country’s best surfers in a scrapbook-style edit.
Today, World Champion Adriano de Souza announced his decision to retire at the end of the 2021 World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT) season. After 15 years on the CT, the 33-year-old made the announcement via a virtual press conference from his home in Brazil.
Adriano de Souza after winning the WSL world title in 2015 at Banzai Pipeline, Hawaii, USA, December 2015.
As pro surfing continues its triumphant return globally with The WSL Countdown, the land of croissants, wine and cheese readies for its own share of exciting action in the lineup. We’re only a week away from the start of the French Rendez-Vous of Surfing, Stop No.1 in the Euro Cup of Surfing that lands in Anglet, France from September 23-25.
One of the biggest names in Europe's female surfing, Johanne Defay, will be competing at the French Rendez-Vous of Surfing, scheduled for September 23-25 in Anglet, France.
Black Yeti broke the ice in Germany last week, with a great first stop of the 2020 World Rookie Tour Skate. Now it's time to fly in Switzerland, for the Skills Park Rookie Fest.
For stop #2 of 2020 World Rookie Tour Skateboard the Black Yeti is headed to Skills Park in Winterthur, Switzerland, September 18 - 19. Pictured: Action during 2019 Zurich Rookie Fest that also took place at Skills Park in Switzerland.
Tyler Wright and Ethan Ewing have taken epic victories at the Tweed Coast Pro, event one of the Australian Grand Slam of Surfing. Both Wright and Ewing looked destined for victory, each dominating the final day in fun two-to-three foot waves at the beautiful Cabarita Headland in what has been professional surfing’s return to the ocean for the first event since March this year.
Ethan Ewing (AUS) & Tyler Wright (AUS) on the winner's podium after taking victory at the Tweed Coast Pro, event #1 of the Australian Grand Slam of Surfing 2020, at Cabarita Headland, NSW, Australia, September 14.
Today, the World Surf League (WSL) announced that Maya Gabeira (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) won the cbdMD XXL Biggest Wave Award and set the new World Record for the largest wave ever surfed by a woman. As part of the Red Bull Big Wave Awards (BWA), the BWA validated Gabeira’s ride as the new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title holder for the largest wave surfed (unlimited) - female.
Maya Gabeira's record-setting wave at Nazaré, Portugal for the cbdMD XXL Big Wave Award.
Hundreds of Amateur and Pro athletes entered the contest from all over the world, producing some of the most creative and innovative videos ever seen in Action Sports. Qualification in all disciplines is now complete and we have our finalists.
From the mind of Ryan Sheckler comes Red Bull Solus, an exciting all-digital skate contest. Launching today, Red Bull Solus features 13 of the world’s leading professional skateboarders competing to deliver the best continuous line from the SC Sandlot, Sheckler’s private skatepark in San Clemente, California.
Ryan Sheckler skates in his skate warehouse during filming for Red Bull Solus, in San Clemente, CA, USA on 10 July, 2020.
With big names entering, flawless lines and massive tricks, the E-FISE Montpellier by HONOR contests were a blast! Votes have been counted and judges scores are in and these are the top athletes who will be going through to the finals to determine who is crowned the overall winners.
The World Surf League (WSL) Australian Grand Slam of Surfing series has issued a Green Alert for the Tweed Coast Pro, Tweed Coast NSW, to run this Sunday, September 13 from 7:00 a.m. AEST. A moderate East swell is forecast for the region over the weekend and into next week and should make for favourable conditions at Cabarita Beach for the event to run over two days on Sunday and Monday.
Owen Wright will compete at the Tweed Coast Pro which has been put on 'Green Alert' to run Sunday and Monday September 13-14, 2020.
In December 2020, the Zillertal VÄLLEY RÄLLEY hosted by Blue Tomato and Ride Snowboards will be starting into the 8th round. As every year, the popular snowboard tour attracts many international snowboarders to travel to Zillertal. Under the aegis of the Ästhetiker crew, four tourstops will be on the schedule for 2020/2021. The events will go down in four different Zillertal snowparks, always with one day of coaching and training and a slopestyle competition day. This season´s series will be kicking off just before Christmas with the first tourstop on December 19th and 20th at Hochzillertal-Kaltenbach.
Pro surfing is back! No more waiting, no more unridden waves, let there be surf. To bring world-class competitive surfing to fans during a time of restricted international travel, the WSL is hosting a string of unique, pre-season exhibition events featuring Championship Tour surfers in the USA, Australia, Brazil, France, and Portugal called The WSL Countdown.
Jeremy Flores will be competing at home for the first time since his epic win at the Quiksilver Pro France.
Fifteen of the region's best surfers and ten Brazilian celebrities will unite on Friday, September 18th from 3pm to 8pm ET / 12pm to 5pm PT for the inaugural World Surf League (WSL) Oi presents Onda do Bem Charity Event as part of The WSL Countdown. The event will reignite the excitement of competitive surfing with a focus on social responsibility while entertaining core fans and a wider audience alike.
The Onda do Bem charity event will combine WSL athletes and Brazilian celebrities as part of the WSL Countdown.
The official waiting period for the 2020 World Surf League (WSL) Australian Grand Slam of Surfing opens today, September 1 and runs through until October 31, giving event organisers optimum time to pick perfect conditions at all three locations.
Three-time WSL World Champion Mick Fanning will headline the Boost Mobile Pro Gold Coast Heritage Heat on South Stradbroke Island.
World Rookie Tour Skateboard 2020 will kick oﬀ with the Bring Da Truckaz Rookie Fest in Chemnitz, Germany. After 5 months of Coronavirus break, the Black Yeti is stoked to be back on board and to welcome young skaters to the ﬁrst qualiﬁer event of the season at the Konkordia Park in Chemnitz.
Team Wells was crowned victorious at the Obsidian 2020 on Friday 28 August after a tight race which came down to the wire. After five challenges Team Wells snatched the win by only 20 points ahead of their rivals Team Kuzma and Team Smoothy, who were tied on 500 points each on the overall leaderboard.
Team Wells took the Edgar Challenge Trophy for their win at the Winter Games NZ's Obsidian event that took place in New Zealand during August 2020.
Gold Coast surfers Chris Bennetts and Sayaka Muramatsu have been named as the wildcards for the upcoming Boost Mobile Pro Gold Coast on South Stradbroke Island. The pair have been picked as the top performers for their club North End Boardriders and will face off with Australia’s best surfer’s through September and October as part of the World Surf League’s Australian Grand Slam of Surfing.
Gold Coast local and North End Boardriders member Chris Bennetts will be hoping for conditions like this at his beloved South Stradbroke Island when competition gets underway at the Boost Mobile Pro Gold Coast as part of the Australian Grand Slam of Surfing.
Team Wells takes the win in the Winter Games NZ Obsidian Mountain Shred Challenge
Carlos Garcia Knight, member of Mountain Shred winning team, Team Wells at Coronet Peak.
The fourth and final Grom Patrol Camp and Comp was celebrated at the Kosta Hostel Berawa as parents, friends, crew and sponsors gathered together to see which of the frothing groms would be going home with goody bags full of cool prizes from event sponsors and new surfboards, as the Grom Patrol’s own Tipi Jabrik announced the winners and finalists in five divisions, as well as four special awards, to end the night and the 2nd annual Grom Patrol series.
Some of the finalists of 2nd annual Tipi Jabrik’s Grom Patrol Camp and Comp series that took place in Bali during July & August 2020. Well done groms!
Part of a three event Charitable Series running across Australia throughout September and October, with these events forming part of the global WSL Countdown Series.
The stunning Tweed Coast will play host to a third event in the 2020 Australian Grand Slam of Surfing as part of the WSL Countdown Series.
Team Smoothy jumps into first place overall while Kuzma, Murray and Thompson showed their Freeride experience & pedigree.
Ronan Thompson, the snowboard Men's winner of the Obsidian Freeride competition 2020.
Zoi Sadowski-Synnott, Tiarn Collins and Finn Bilous are crowned Park Jam champions.
JJ Rayward NZ Obsidian Park Jam 2nd place Snowboard Men & member of Team Kuzma.
Team Wells Sweeps the Board - Nico Porteous, Margaux Hackett and Carlos Garcia Knight shine in New Zealand's Ski and Snowboard Event.
Carlos Gracia Knight on his way to winning the Snowboard Big Air in Cardrona.
Coco Ho (HAW) and Filipe Toledo (BRA) have won the Michelob ULTRA Pure Gold Rumble At The Ranch, a one-day, winner-take-all surf showdown in the perfect waves at the Surf Ranch in Lemoore, California. 16 of the world’s best surfers paired up for the first-ever mixed tag team event, with prize money going to charity.
Filipe Toledo (BRA) & Coco Ho (HAW) claim victory at the Michelob ULTRA Pure Gold Rumble at the Ranch.
After decades in the wilderness Brazil is now a powerhouse in the world of surfing with the likes of Lucas 'Chumbo' Chianca and Mateus Herdy making a big name for themselves on the global stage. The latest installment of the ‘But Why Tho’ video series reveals the answers. Here is all you need to know
Gabriel Medina surfs at Backdoor in Haleiwa, USA on December 15, 2018.
Live competitive surfing is back this weekend with a one-day, winners-take-all surf showdown in the perfect waves at the Surf Ranch in Lemoore, California on Sunday, August 9, 2020 at 3pm ET / 12pm PT.
Sage Erickson will pair up with 11X WSL Champion Kelly Slater for the Michelob ULTRA Pure Gold Rumble at the Ranch.
With the aim of spreading the unique values of our sport worldwide and raising the level of competition all over the world, World Skate proudly announces an awesome new project: The World Skate Academy will officially begin courses in October 2020.