The ASP 2011 Billabong Pipe Masters just came to an end, with Kieren Perrow (USA) winning the event. The wave is notorious for big waves, long tube rides and big crashes. Watch here some of the best wipeouts.
And John John Florence becomes the youngest person to win the Triple Crown Well done, gents
Kelly Slater beat out John John Florence during a spectacular quarterfinal round at the 41st edition of the Billabong Pipeline Masters, but the 11-time World Surfing Champion couldn’t match Australia’s Kieren Perrow. The match-up between Slater and Florence was viewed by some as a “passing the torch” event. Slater, who is acknowledged as the greatest surfer [...]Show More Summary
Blue collar, Aussie workhorse Kieren Perrow wins his first WCT event ever and Pipeline protegee John John Florence claims his first (of many we think) Vans Triple Crown titles.
Kieren Perrow had a lot riding on the 2011 Billabong Pipe Masters In Memory of Andy Irons. Even though the 34-year-old surfer finished second last year at Pipeline, he had never won a world tour event. Not only that, he was in danger of dropping off the ASP World Tour. But he fought through pounding [...]
It was not the prettiest final in Pipeline history. Australian Kieren Perrow and France’s Jeremy Flores spent the first 12 minutes waiting for a wave at the Billabong Pipeline Masters in Memory of Andy Irons. But none came through. Then finally Kieren Perrow put one down and then another and had Flores down until the [...]
Jeremy Flores channels his inner AI and beats Kelly Slater and Kieren Perrow en route to his his first ever World Tour win on the biggest stage in surfing—Pipeline.