Duranbah, one of the most competitive lineups in the world, was completely cleared out last week, ahead of the Boost Mobile Pro Gold Coast.
And a huge cross section of women filled the beach for the first Rising Tides - WSL Girls Program. In an effort to inspire the next generation of female athletes, clinics will be held at every Championship Tour stop this season.
The next Rising Tides event will take place ahead of the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach April 17-27. For more information visit: www.worldsurfleague.com/risingtides