ASP Quiksilver PRo New York

Owen Wright of Lennox Head, NSW, Australia (pictured) claimed his inaugural ASP World Title Tour victory winning the Quiksilver Pro New York in Long Island on Friday September 9, 2011.Wright defeated ASP ratings leader and 10X ASP World Champion Kelly Slater (USA) in the final with 17.90 to 14.53 (both out of 20.00), earn the largest prize purse in the history of professional surfing, a massive US$300 000. Wright???s win sees him move into the ASP World No. 2 position behind Slater.