Gearing Up for an Epic Finish to the Fiji Pro

by | Jun 14, 2016 | Photos, Surf Travel, Travel Stories

After a week of lay days the competitors are back in the water gearing up for whats to be an epic finish to the Fiji Pro. A new swell was building through the day on Tuesday and everyone was back in the water getting into game mode. The last three days of the waiting period won’t disappoint with Cloudbreak looking to be in true form to finish out the event.

Below are a few highlights of the event thus far to get you up to date for the final stretch…


Opening ceremony – WSL / Ed Sloane


Kelly Slater at the opening ceremony. – WSL / Ed Sloane


Jadson Andre made it to the top of his Round One heat with waves like this. – WSL / Kelly Cestari



Jordy Smith dominated in Round One. – WSL / Ed Sloane


Sebastian Zietz went down in his Round One heat, but gets another shot in Round Two. – WSL / Ed Sloane


Gabriel Medina got airborne in Round Two, to eliminate Ryan Callinan. – WSL / Kelly Cestari


Spectators enjoying the show in the channel. – photo Stu Gibson


Taj Burrow winning heat 7 of round 2. – WSL / Kelly Cestari


Matt Wilkinson during Round Two. – WSL / Ed Sloane


Alejo Muniz, surfing his way to a win in Round Two. – WSL / Ed Sloane


Surfers watching the Cape Fear event after round two concluded. – WSL / Ed Sloane


Keanu Asing, Kolohe Andino, Michel Bourez and Nat Young getting in some hoop practice on the lay days. – WSL / Kelly Cestari

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Josh Kerr freesurfing at Wilks. – WSL / Ed Sloane


Taj Burrow and Gabriel Medina coming in to Namotu from a freesurf. – WSL / Ed Sloane


Tavarua at sunrise. – WSL / Ed Sloane

Content sourced from WSL

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