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Ferd Lewis: Wave of change coming to World Surf League

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                                Italo Ferreira’s victory over Gabriel Medina in the final of the Billabong Pipeline Masters at Ehukai in December fueled a change in the WSL’s format.

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    Italo Ferreira’s victory over Gabriel Medina in the final of the Billabong Pipeline Masters at Ehukai in December fueled a change in the WSL’s format.

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                                Hawaii’s Carissa Moore captured her fourth world championship at the Lululemon Maui Pro at Honolua Bay in December.

    ED SLOANE / WSL VIA GETTY IMAGES

    Hawaii’s Carissa Moore captured her fourth world championship at the Lululemon Maui Pro at Honolua Bay in December.

Fortuitous “fate” gave pro surfing a compelling No. 1 vs. No. 2, winner-take-all showdown for the men’s world championship on the North Shore in December. Read more

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