Jordy Extends Lead in Title Race

Alyssa Flemmer

Jordy Slash - Photo: Moran

Team O’Neill’s Jordy Smith (South Africa) has maintained the #1 world ranking and the yellow jersey with his second place finish at the World Surfing League’s stop at Lower Trestles. Smith was on the top his game throughout the event eventually coming up short against Felipe Toledo in a wave starved Final. His second place finish extends his world title race lead over John John Florence heading into the final 3 events of the ’17 season.  Jordy ends the US leg of the WSL World Tour sitting first in the WSL rankings with a potential maiden World Title in his sight. The tour now moves to the European leg with the France and Portugal Pros event before ended the season at the Pipe Masters in Hawaii.  

Upcoming Events:

October 7 – 18, 2017
Quiksilver Pro France
Landes, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

October 20-31, 2017
MEO Rip Curl Pro Portugal
Peniche, Portugal

December 8 – 20, 2017
Billabong Pipe Masters
Banzai Pipeline, Oahu, Hawaii

Jordy Air - Photo: Ridenour

Jordy Turn - Photo: Ridenour

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