King Slater himself clocks more tube time in one session than most of us have in our entire lives.
In light of recent headlines regarding Kelly’s career, Michael Kew has released this video, made from some classic footage of Kelly surfing in California.
Ross Williams goes over Kelly’s current quiver of Channel Islands boards for the challenging conditions at Margaret River.
Mr. Flores on some of Slater’s fresh Channel Islands sleds looking more radical than I have ever seen him!
Featuring Quiksilver team riders Kelly Slater, Dane Reynolds, Matt Banting, Kanoa Igarashi, Jeremy Flores, Leo Fioravanti, Tiago Pires, and Aritz Aranburu.
Let’s get ready to rumble! The Quiksilver Pro starts tomorrow (tonight on the east coast!) and I for one, could not be more excited.
I have always enjoyed this venue and since it has been a few days since the comp ran I thought I would post the first day’s highlights.. enjoy!