Main Photo Gallery of the quarter finals and semi finals of the 2011 Quiksilver Pro surfing
Extras Gallery: Sunday & Finals Day - 2011 Quiksilver Pro surfing, Snapper Rocks Superbank.
Last Wednesday 9 March I managed to get back to Snapper Rocks to see the quarter finals and semi finals of the 2011 Quiksilver Pro surfing. Ten times World Champion Kelly Slater won the event, after competing against Australian Taj Burrow in the final. Here are some pics:
Taj Burrow in the quarter final
Jordy Smith in his quarter final, which he only won in the final minute
Ten times World Champion Kelly Slater with some air in his Semi Final
A wall of spectators in the water watching Taj Burrow in his semi final.
My Smugmug Photo Galleries of Finals Day at the 2011 Quiksilver Pro Surfing:
Thanks for looking.
PS: Here's a nice short video about Surfworld Museum on the Gold Coast, from the ABC Television program "Collectors" (http://www.abc.net.au/tv/collectors/) and featuring iconic surf photographer Peter "Joli" Wilson: