Get ready for stop number 4 of 11 in the ASP World Tour Men’s event. Next week, all the eyes of the surfing world will be focused on Jeffreys Bay, South Africa as the world’s top 34 ranked professional surfers along with two wildcards take to the legendary waves of Supertubes in the Billabong Pro J-Bay from July 14 -24. The series of events will determine the annual ASP World Surfing Champion.
Current ASP World Title Race rankings leader Adriano de Souza (BRA), defending champion and local favorite Jordy Smith (ZAF), 10X world champion Kelly Slater (USA), and perennial favorites and previous event winners Taj Burrow and fellow Australians Joel Parkinson and Mick Fanning will be among the top surfers working the waves on the Southern tip of Africa.
You can catch all the action at billabongpro.com, the official website for Africa’s most prestigious surfing contest.
The comprehensive website features a host of content including background information, news, photos, videos and profiles on all of surfers who will be participating in the event and will be updated regularly in the lead up to the event. It is also the place to watch LIVE coverage of the all the action during the event with multiple camera angles, slow motion replays, real time scoring, expert commentary and interviews, email messages to the commentators, interactive competitions and video-on-demand highlights of every heat.
The Billabong Pro J-Bay 2011 is proudly presented by South Africa’s adventure province Eastern Cape Parks and Tourism Agency and further supported by Carling Black Label, Monster Energy, Coca Cola, Amarok, Vida e Caffe, Tavcor, VonZipper and Nixon.