Mick Fanning is JBay Open Champion

Mick Fanning

Mick Fanning of Tweed Heads, NSW, Australia, above, took his second victory of the season by winning the J-Bay Open at Supertubes, Jeffreys Bay, South Africa today, 19 July 2014.

Defeating childhood friend Joel Parkinson (AUS) in the final with a heat total of 17.00 points (out of a possible 20.00) which included a near perfect 9.00 point ride and an excellent backup ride of 8.00 points (each out of a possible 10.00).  The victory earns Fanning US$100000 in prize money and moves him into third on the Samsung Galaxy ASP World Tour ratings.

For more info on the exciting final between Mick and Joel click here:

https://stfrancischronicle.com/2014/07/19/jbay-final-between-mick-and-joel-was-awesome/

Photo Credit: © ASP / Cestari

Photographer: Kelly Cestari

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