Vans World Cup of Surfing the 2nd jewel in the Triple Crown runs from November 25th through December 6th at Sunset Beach, Hawaii. 2012 Sunset Master Adam Melling will be looking for another good event. This is the last ASP Prime for 2013 and Stu Kennedy really needs a big result to determine his plans for next year. Good luck fellas.

 BRIEF OVERVIEW: A new pulse of decent size NW swell shows by Tuesday the 26th with overhead sets at Sunset and easterly Trades. That swell eases through mid week, but a possible large NW swell may charge the North Shore by Friday the 29th. Conditions over the second half of the new week are still suspect at this time, as a front moves into the region. 

Update Nov 30th
Stu took some big drops and laid some serious rail in the 12' - 15' waves but unfortunately couldn't find the sections offering higher scoring potential and was eliminated. Congratulations on a great year Stuey. 

Update Dec 1st
Mello had a comfortable win in the smaller conditions today . He showed his experience in the Sunset line up by waiting for the right waves to  get the bigger scores. Adam moved from 4th to 1st after the hooter because he is the Iceman or possibly a magician. He surfs next in the first heat in the round of 32.

Photo ASP Kirstin
Update Dec 2nd
Adam led his Quarter Final from the start and moved into the Semis. He surfed really well in the semi but Huey didn't send him the bombs. Mello finished the event in 7th with 3200 points and is an outside chance for the Triple Crown again.

Photo ASP Cestari

Photo ASP Cestari

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Reef Hawaiian Pro the first jewel of the Vans Triple Crown runs November 12th - 23rd at Haleiwa , Oahu. Adam Melling and Stu Kennedy will be there . Adam has comfortably requalified for the WCT for 2014 while Stuey is a real shot at cracking the CT too. Good luck fellas.
 Surfline forecast-
WEDNESDAY 13th: Solid N swell fills in
Conservatively solid overhead to double overhead+ surf, with larger sets very possible and likely. Stay tuned, storm dependent.
WIND: NE 6-11kts.
THURSDAY 14th: Strong N swell continues, down a bit from Wed
Solidly overhead to double overhead+ with bigger sets still possible. Stay tuned, storm dependent.
WIND: ENE 5-10kts. Potential for afternoon sea breeze. Stay tuned.
FRIDAY 15th: Fading/smaller N swell through the day
Still potential for well overhead surf in the morning. Again, stay tuned as we will have more refined details as the storm develops in the next couple days.
WIND: Possible light/variable and potential for seabreeze in the afternoon. Stay tuned.
SATURDAY 16th: Fading/much smaller N swell
Still looks pretty fun and very contestable with surf in the head high range possible. Stay tuned.
WIND: Light/variable trades. Stay tuned.

Update Nov 16th
Stu was ripping in his round of 96 heat but was unfortunately taken out in the last second by Matt Banting.

Stu . Photo ASP/Rowland
Update Nov 17th
Adam was loose and busy in the tiny conditions and easily progressed into the round of 32.

Photo ASP/Rowland
Update Nov 24th
No luck for Mello today, eliminated by 0.17 and finishing 17th. Bring on Sunset.

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Morning of the Mo is a grass roots event with all entrants required to sport a Mo, ride a pre 1980s surfboard and rock an outfit relevant to the 70s. Alter egos are encouraged. 
 All proceeds of the event are donated to Movember and invested in programs focused on prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and men’s mental health. 
 This year we'll be heading back to the Byron - Ballina coast for another weekend of old school fun and games, a snag in bread and even a wave. The surf event will take place in the morning, followed by a Mo Party at an iconic Byron venue.
 Date: Saturday 23rd November Time: 7:00am Where: Meet at Ballina Lighthouse Car Park.

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