Round 2 Of The Billabong Pro Tahiti Resumes Today At Teahupoo

May 14, 2008: – – Teahupoo – Round 2 of the Billabong Pro Tahiti will resume at 6:30am today. Four to six foot (two metre) waves akin to those enjoyed by the ASP Top 45 yesterday are still on offer at Teahupoo.

Twenty-one heats of competition were held yesterday and event officials will endeavor to run 25 more heats today. Heats will be 25-minutes in duration. The first heat of the day, Heat 6 of Round 2, will feature rookie Dane Reynolds (USA) up against South African Travis Logie.

The Billabong Pro Tahiti will be webcast LIVE on ASPWorldTour.com and BillabongPro.com.

Remaining Billabong Pro Tahiti Round 2 Match-Ups:
Heat 6: Dane Reynolds (USA) vs. Travis Logie (ZAF)
Heat 7: Neco Padaratz (BRA) vs. Royden Bryson (ZAF)
Heat 8: C.J. Hobgood (USA) vs. Ricky Basnett (ZAF)
Heat 9: Tom Whitaker (AUS) vs. Daniel Ross (AUS)
Heat 10: Ben Dunn (AUS) vs. Mikael Picon (FRA)
Heat 11: Tim Reyes (USA) vs. Jihad Khodr (BRA)
Heat 12: Roy Powers (HAW) vs. Ben Bourgeois (USA)
Heat 13: Leonardo Neves (BRA) vs. Bruce Irons (HAW)
Heat 14: Luke Munro (AUS) vs. Fredrick Patacchia (HAW)
Heat 15: Jordy Smith (ZAF) vs. Rodrigo Dornelles (BRA)
Heat 16: Jay Thompson (AUS) vs. Kieren Perrow (AUS)

Pro Tahiti Round 2 Results:
Heat 1: Kelly Slater (USA) 18.70, Jamie O’Brien (HAW) 13.90
Heat 2: Bruno Santos (BRA) 10.00, Mick Fanning (AUS) 9.17
Heat 3: Bede Durbidge (AUS) 13.74, Nic Muscroft (AUS) 2.97
Heat 4: Chris Ward (USA) 14.50, Jeremy Flores (FRA) 12.90
Heat 5: Taylor Knox (USA) 11.83, Aritz Aranburu (EUK) 7.44