Monthly Archives: October 2013

Opinion: The New Standard for World Tour Contests

Move over Pipe, see you later Chopes. The Volcom Fiji Pro and the Oakley Bali Pro have redefined what world tour spots should be. Let me explain… Contemporary surfing has turned Pipeline into a snore-fest. That’s just my opinion, but barrel after barrel after barrel, to me, is boring as hell. While there is some […]

Opinion: The New Standard for Modern Surf Contests

Move over Pipe, see you later Chopes. The Volcom Fiji Pro and the Oakley Bali Pro have redefined what world tour spots should be. Let me explain… Contemporary surfing has turned Pipeline into a snore-fest. That’s just my opinion, but barrel after barrel after barrel, to me, is boring as hell. While there is some […]

Paying for Waves

Update: Since this article was first published the ASP has announced new broadcasting deals with YouTube, ESPN (in the US) and Facebook. Despite this there is still very little known about whether or not ZoSea and the ASP will introduce pay-per-view next year.  Paying for Waves: The changing nature of surf media Paying for Waves: […]