Hurley Pro Trestles

Joel Parkinson (AUS), 30, clinched two heat victories while posting the highest heat-total of Hurley Pro at Trestles competition. Credit: ASP / SCHOLTZ

Joel Parkinson of Coolangatta, Australia (pictured) rose to the fore of one of the toughest heats of the day, defeating Julian Wilson (AUS) and Mick Fanning (AUS) to advance into the quarterfinals of the Hurley Pro Trestles on Tuesday September 20, 2011.Parkinson opened up with an 8.93 (out of ten) and sealed his victory with a 9.13 in reply to a phenomenal 9.80 ride by Wilson who was defeated by less than a point.

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