• Joel Parkinson on his first win at J'Bay

    Joel Parkinson is a two time winner of the Billabong Pro. Catch up with Joel as he talks about his first win back in 1999. “The first time I’d won J’Bay I’d come straight from Reunion Island where I’d got last in my first heat, rock bottom. I got fourth in my first heat. I […]

  • Jordy Smith claims 3rd at Bells Beach Pro

    Joel Parkinson has claimed the 2011 Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach over compatriot and former ASP World Champion Mick Fanning in an electric Final in solid 6 -8 foot waves at Bells Beach. Leaving little to chance in the highly anticipated Final, Parkinson opened up with an 8.53 on the first ride of the heat […]

  • Joel Parkinson to miss Billabong Pro in J'Bay

      Defending Billabong Pro champion Joel Parkinson has officially pulled out of next week’s event at Jeffreys Bay after slicing his foot badly while surfing at Snapper Rocks in Australia today. “I just pulled into a barrel and been taken out by the foamball, and pretty well straight away I felt the board hit me,” says […]

  • VonZipper Superheat for J'Bay Billabong Pro

      The format for the new VonZipper Superheat has been announced. The Superheat will be run on the first day of the Billabong Pro as the opening heat. This year the waiting period for the Billabong Pro Jeffrey’s Bay is the 15 – 25 July, an eleven-day period that is historically a great time for […]

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