Steph Wins And Rip Curl Goes 1, 2, 3 At First Stop Of The Triple Crown At Haleiwa!
Costa Mesa, CA (November 17, 2010): It was all smiles for the Rip Curl entourage today, as Stephanie Gilmore has continued her competitive tear by claiming the Cholos Women’s Hawaiian Pro Title today at Haleiwa, HI, the first stop of the Vans Triple Crown.
Pitted against Rip Curl teammates Alana Blanchard and Tyler Wright, Steph absolutely blitzed two lined up Haleiwa Beach Park rights, netting a massive 17.77 point total to combo the field.
Steph, who just claimed her 4th consecutive ASP World Title and her 1st Rip Curl Pro Search Title “Somewhere in Puerto Rico”, continues to solidify her legacy as the greatest female surfer in the world.
Meanwhile, for Tyler Wright and Alana Blanchard, who finished 2nd and 3rd respectively, the result ensures 2011 ASP Women’s World Tour qualification for the two!
Congrats to Steph, Tyler, and Alana… 1, 2, 3 out of the gates!
Check out this clip of Alana for her qualifying for the 2011 World Tour!