Travis Logie qualifies for 2012 ASP World Tour

Travis Logie advanced through two rounds of competition in huge waves at the Billabong Pipe Masters in Memory of Andy Irons in Hawaii yesterday. The South African moved up two places in the  2012 ASP World Title Series and clinched a place in the top 32 contesting  the 2012 ASP World Title Series. In three to…

Kelly Slater claims 11th ASP World Title in San Francisco

Kelly Slater (US), 39,  claimed a historic 11th ASP World Title this week with his advancement out of  Round 3 at the Rip Curl Pro Search San Francisco. Slater fought back to an inspired start from opponent Dan Ross (AUS), 28, to claim victory at Ocean Beach in the last few moments “Rossy (Dan Ross)…

Kelly Slater takes Billabong Pro Tahiti title (with photos)

 Kelly Slater (US), 39, reigning 10-time ASP World Champion, claimed the Billabong Pro Tahiti . And South Africa’s Travis Logie , Equal 3rd place finish at Teahupo’o moves the South African up to 34th on the rankings in hopes of cementing himself as an ASP Top 34 member after the September rotation. After Billabong Tahiti…

Quarter Finals on at Billabong Tahiti

  The final day (29 August 2011) of the Billabong Pro Tahiti, presented by Air Tahiti Nui, Event No 5 of 11 on the 2011 ASP World Title season, is on with the Quarterfinals starting at 7:15 am. “The waves are still pumping this morning in the six-to-eight foot (2 – 2.5 metre) range and…

Travis and Jordy win Round 1 heats in Tahiti

 South African surfers Travis Logie and Jordy Smith won their respective Round 1 heats in the Billabong Pro Tahiti.. Surfiing in epic 1.5 to 2 metre waves at Teahupoo on Saturday they moved directly into Round 3 of stop No. 5 of 11 on the 2011 ASP World Title season. Logie, 32, currently No. 44…

Travis Logie gets a new start in Billabong Pro Tahiti

Durban’s Travis Logie has been given a welcome opportunity to re-qualify for a spot amongst the elite Top 32 surfers  in the Billabong Pro Tahiti which gets underway at Teahupoo on Saturday.  Logie will contest the annual ASP (Association of Surfing Professionals’)  World Title Race when he replaces Bobby Martinez (USA) . Logie finished 2010…

Kelly’s no show boosts Travis’ career

Photo: ASP/ Cestari Travis Logie replaced Kelly Slater in Billabong Pro J-Bay and advances now to Round 3.  South Africa’s Travis Logie received a welcome boost to his campaign to requalify for the ASP World Title Tour when 10-time ASP World Champion Kelly Slater failed to show up for Round 2 heat at the Billabong…