Costa Rica’s Carlos Munoz will be taking on the world’s best this September at the Hurley Pro. The Hurley Pro Trials started with an impressive field of sixteen of the world’s best surfers, all with one goal in mind: get a spot into the Hurley Pro. Despite impressive social media campaigns by many of the competitors, Carlos Munoz managed to rally a nation overnight, garnering a huge amount of votes and winning the coveted spot to this year’s Hurley Pro. Thank you to all the competitors for their entries, and to everyone who voted. See you at Lowers.
The first wildcard of the 2014 Hurley Pro has been decided. San Clemente’s Tanner Gudauskas took the win over a tough field of competitors at the Local Trials last Friday, using his local knowledge of the waves at Middles and navigating the tough conditions with ease. Click ‘Full Story’ for an update on the Hurley Pro Video Trials and deciding the second wildcard for this year’s Hurley Pro.
Time off doesn't mean time wasted. From Miguel Pupo bungie jumping off one of the world's highest bridges, Kolohe and Nat having the most competitive game of backgammon in history, safari tours and fun lay day waves, we'd say it was a pretty good stint in South Africa. Video: PK