The Pro France surfing event brings some exciting news about its top competitors. Keanu Asing, of Hawaii won the championship tour event by out-surfing Gabriel Medina in the men’s final. In the women’s competition, Carissa Moore edged out Tyler Wright in the match. Even so, Tyler Wright’s second place finish helps her clinch the world title.
- Ok, let’s see if we can get all this Pro France surfing event news right. Here goes: Hawaii’s Keanu Asing won his first championship tour event, by defeating Gabriel Medina in the men’s final.
- Carissa Moore defeated Tyler Wright on the women’s side, however, Wright’s second place finish means she her first world title clinched.
- Oh, and 2 John Florence is still in the lead on the men’s world tour. For the rest of the details, please follow the jump.
“The win today for three-time WSL Champion Moore is her first ever CT victory in France and her first of the 2016 season. Moore remains in third place on the Jeep Leaderboard heading into the final event of the year in Maui.”