ASP Quiksilver PRo New York

ASP World No. 1 Kelly Slater of Florida, USA (pictured) advanced into the quarterfinals of the Quiksilver Pro New York on Thursday September 8, 2011.Slater won his round three heat before losing to Josh Kerr (AUS) in round four, forcing him to surf round five for his place in the quarters. Slater defeated Jeremy Flores (FRA) in round five and will take on Kerr in the next round.