Where is Quiksilver Pro France?

With its huge stretch of west-facing Atlantic beach, France has long been known as one of the great surfing nations. Each year the World Surf League (WSL) Quiksilver Pro France welcomes the elite of the surfing world to Hossegor on the Aquitaine coast.

Where is the Quiksilver Pro France 2021?

Capbreton / Hossegor / Seignosse, Landes, Nouvelle-Aquitaine – France (Tuesday, October 19, 2021) – Stop No.

How does the challenger series work?

This season, athletes will be able to roll over points from their best Qualifying Series event in 2020. The 2021 Challenger Series rankings will be comprised of a surfer’s best three results out of five events, the four 2021 events and one 2020 event.

Where can I surf in Hossegor?

Surf Spots in Hossegor

  • CAPBRETON. La Piste/ VVF. Located in Capbreton, (also called bunkers) and known for its very fast barrelling shorebreaks.
  • HOSSEGOR. La Sud. Just on the other side of Capbreton harbor lies La Sud.
  • SEIGNOSSE. Les Culs Nuls.

Who qualifies WSL?

The 2022 WSL CT will be contested by the world’s best surfers, as determined by the top-ranking finishers on the 2021 CT and 2021 Challenger Series rankings, as well as the season and event wildcards selected by the Tours and Competition team.

How does the WSL QS work?

Unlike the ‘CT, the ‘QS features more events and hundreds more surfers. The events are rated from 10,000 (the amount of ratings points you get if you win) all the way down to 1,000. At least 500 surfers compete on the ‘QS, and each one has aspirations of making the elusive Top 10 to reach the big leagues.

Where should a beginner surf in France?

7 surf spots in France for beginners

  • Plovan. In Brittany you will find many opportunities for beginners.
  • Penhors. Penhors is next to Plovan.
  • Les Dunes. A little further south we arrive in the Vendee.
  • L’Amelie. L’Amelie is located in the Gironde region.
  • Cote de Basques.
  • Erretegia.
  • Hendaye.

Is Hossegor a beginner?

The beach at Hossegor spans three kilometres, and although it’s just one stretch of sand, there are four very distinctive surf spots. La Sud is the most beginner-friendly spot.

How much is the WSL worth?

In January 2018, Forbes reported that the WSL had signed an exclusive deal for digital broadcast rights, with Facebook, worth $30 million over two years….World Surf League.

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Where is Quiksilver Pro France 2019?

Welcome to the 2019 Quiksilver Pro France. It’s the ninth out of eleven events on the WSL Championship Tour, which means it always puts the heat on the World Title race. Every year, a location in Hossegor is hand-picked as the event site based off sandbar conditions.

What happened at the Quiksilver and Roxy Pro France?

The WSL Desk Crew breaks down the unforgettable victories of Jeremy Flores and Carissa Moore on the shores of southwest France. Catch all of the behind the scenes moments during a particularly historic year at the Quiksilver and Roxy Pro France in Hossegor.

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