DRAGON’S OWEN WRIGHT TOPS THE WORLD’S BEST TO WIN BOOST SURFSHOW
Dragon team surfer and ASP Dream Tour Rookie, Owen Wright took down a star studded cast including Kelly Slater, Taj Burrow, Jordy Smith and 2009 World Champion, Mick Fanning, to win the Boost Surfsho aerial contest. The 20 year-old from Lennox Head took home $25,000 in prize money after scoring a near perfect 9.8 (out of a possible 10) in the final.
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SHANE DORIAN’S MULTIPLE NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2010 BILLABONG XXL AWARDS
Shane Dorian has been nominated for multiple XXL awards, including 2 Ride of the year nominations as well as the Monster paddle. Dorian is marked as the first surfer to ever be credited with two waves as a finalist in the same category. The awards ceremony will go down on April 23, so check back then to see the results.
To check out clips of Shane’s nominated waves, visit: http://billabongxxl.com/main_page/