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8th annual Single and Unattached 2020 Classic Single Fin Surf Contest and Beach Fest Wraps Up with La Union’s Jay-R Esquivel and Siargao’s Aping Agudo Winning Top Honors

9 February 2020, San Juan, La Union – Philippines: The 8th annual Single and Unattached 2020 Classic Single Fin Surf Contest and Beach Fest wrapped up last night in festive fashion at Clean Beach with the awards presentation, live music by the Flippin Soul Stompers, DJ sets by Gian Romano and The Other Daddy plus […]

Day 2 of Single & Unattached 2020 Classic Single Fin Surf Contest and Beach Fest Blessed with Excellent Wave Conditions in the Run-Up to Tomorrow’s Finals

7 February 2020- San Juan, La Union, Philippines:  A reduction in the swell size and beautiful long glassy walls greeted the remaining contestants and the event organizers this morning, allowing the remaining three Round 2 heats of the Men’s Open Division and the Quarterfinals, the Semifinals of the Women’s Open Division, the Semifinals of the […]

8th Annual Single & Unattached 2020 Classic Single Fin Surf Contest and Beach Fest On Standby  – Looking to Start First Rounds on Thursday February 6th

4 February 2020- San Juan, La Union, Philippines:  A festive Kick Off Party on the evening of February 1st at MAKAN|eliseos complete with a BBQ, ice cold Coronas, tasty Stoli vodka drinks and a spectacular La Union sunset got the 8th annual Single and Unattached event started in a fine and festive fashion, followed the next day by […]

8th Annual Single & Unattached 2020 Classic Single Fin Surf Contest and Beach Fest Set for 1-9 February in San Juan, Philippines

18 January 2020- San Juan, La Union, Philippines:  The dates for the Philippines’ most looked-forward-to classic single fin logging event and beach party have just been announced, so ready those logs and handfuls of tropical wax but leave the leggies behind, as the 8th annual Single & Unattached Invitational will be getting underway on the 1st of February […]

Brisa Hennessy and Shun Murakami Win Corona Open China

A day four years in the making was realized with the conclusion of the 2020 Corona Open China hosted by Wanning, a men’s and women’s QS 5,000, as Brisa Hennessy and Shun Murakami claimed respective wins in clutch fashion. The 2019 Championship Tour (CT) Rookie of the Year and 2020 provisional Olympian Hennessy continued to display a dominant backhand attack […]

The REnextop Asian Surfing Tour Celebrates Event Winners and 2019 Series Champions at Cherating Beach with Surf Off’s in Two Divisions to End the Year

18 December 2019, Cherating, Pahang, Malaysia: The final event of the 2019 RAST season wrapped up yesterday at Malaysia’s Cherating Beach in a day full of drama and excitement in the quest to select and crown event winners and 2019 Series Champions, with two surf off’s required in two divisions to determine champions, then a […]

Day Two of the REnextop Asian Surfing Tour in Malaysia Challenged by Non-Stop Rain but Pushes Through to Decide Quarterfinalists and Semifinalists

16 December 2019, Cherating, Pahang, Malaysia: Despite torrential monsoon rains pouring down for the majority of the competition today, Semifinalists were decided in the Women’s Shortboard and Men’s Longboard Divisions, and Quarterfinalists decided in the Men’s Shortboard Division, with a respectable 24 heats being run leading into the final day tomorrow. Although the weather created […]

Final Stop of RAST (REnextop Asian Surfing Tour) Begins at Cherating Beach in Malaysia with Men’s Shortboard and Women’s Longboard Divisions Seeing  Action on Day One

15 December 2019, Cherating, Pahang, Malaysia:  The final RAST event of 2019 got underday today at the sand bottomed left-hand point break in Cherating this afternoon, running through Round 1 of the Men’s Shortboard Division, Round 1 of the Women’s Longboard Divisions, and two heats of the Women’s Shortboard Division. The sand bottom lefthand point break […]

Marco Giorgi Claims Victory At Taiwan Open of Surfing QS3,000

JINZUN HARBOUR, TAITUNG / TPE (Tuesday, November 26, 2019) – Uruguay’s Marco Giorgi (URY) has taken out the World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 3000 component of the 2019 Taiwan Open of Surfing. Giorgi overcame Australian Mitch Parkinson (AUS) in the final as Jinzun Harbour offered up wind-blown three-to-four foot surf for finals day. […]

Quarterfinalists Decided At Taiwan Open of Surfing QS3,000

JINZUN HARBOUR, TAITUNG / TPE (Monday, November 25, 2019) – Competitors have battled blustery conditions on Day 3 of the 2019 Taiwan Open of Surfing World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 3000 event to set up what is bound to be an epic finals day tomorrow. The windy bumpy conditions offered huge righthand ramps […]