Kelly Slater and Sally Fitzgibbons win US Open


Rogue Mag Surf Kelly Slater US Open

Slater won the US Open in Huntington Beach, California whilst competing against Aussie Yadin Nicol having knocked out Taj Burrow in the quarters and Dustin Payne in the semis with a full 360 air backside!

Kelly beat Yadin Nicol with 16.27 point against 2.57, one of his easiest victories.

Rogue Mag Surf Sally Fitzgibbons US Open

With a high score of 14.23 points, Sally beat to win the final and take second place in the 2011 season. She’s been deemed the youngest and fastest male or female surfer to ever qualify for the ASP World Tour.

“It’s such an unbelievable feeling to get chaired up the beach,” Fitzgibbons said. “There is just a sea of people and it’s one of my biggest achievements. To get three wins this year, it has been a really special year and although I didn’t get the title, I can’t believe I’ve won this event.”


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