The 2023 Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach waiting list will be formally launched in just a few days. The fourth Championship Tour stop is the final opportunity for ‘CTers to earn their spot before the mid-year cut.
During this event, every competitor has something to fight for, so choose your FantasySurfer teams carefully. Check out the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach event preview below, and don’t fail to set up your FantasySurfer teams right away.
How to watch Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach 2023 Live:
Viewers around the world can watch the action live on the following channels and here for free:
Live Broadcast: Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach 2023 Live
WHO: The Men’s WSL Championship Tour Top 34 + 2 wildcards, & the Women’s WSL Championship Tour Top 17 + 1 wildcard.
WHAT: Event no. 4 of 11 on the 2023 World Championship Tour.
When Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach 2023:
The event waiting period begins on April 4th, at 8 am local time. The event waiting period ends on April 14th, 2023.
Where Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach 2023:
Bells Beach, Victoria, Australia.
Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach Past Winner:
Men’s – Filipe Toledo (2022), John Florence (2019), Italo Ferreira (2018), Jordy Smith (2017), and Kelly Slater (1994, 2006, 2008, 2010).
Women’s – Tyler Wright (2022), Courtney Conlogue (2016, 2017, 2019), Stephanie Gilmore (2007, 2008, 2010, 2018), Carissa Moore (2013, 2014, 2015), and Sally Fitzgibbons (2011, 2012).
INJURY UPDATE: As of today (March 28) Dylan Moffat is the only injury replacement that has been named – with the final spot going to the Trials Winner. Ramzi Boukhiam and Jadson Andre are both OUT on the men’s side. On the women’s side, there are no injuries to report and the wildcard spot will go to the Trials Winner.
WILDCARDS: Owen Wright
MENS 2023 Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach
Heat 1: Ethan Ewing, Nat Young, Carlos Munoz
Heat 2: Griffin Colapinto, Seth Moniz, Maxime Huscenot
Heat 3: Caio Ibelli, Ryan Callinan, Ezekiel Lau
Heat 4: Joao Chianca, Matthew McGillivray, Dylan Moffat**
Heat 5: Filipe Toledo, Ian Gentil, Owen Wright*
Heat 6: Jack Robinson, Kelly Slater, TBA
Heat 7: Italo Ferreira, Conner O’Leary, Kolohe Andino
Heat 8: Callum Robson, Jordy Smith, Michael Rodrigues
Heat 9: Leo Fioravanti, Rio Waida, Jackson Baker
Heat 10: Yago Dora, Samuel Pupo, Jake Marshall
Heat 11: Gabriel Medina, Kanoa Igarashi, Liam O’Brien
Heat 12: John Florence, Miguel Pupo, Barron Mamiya
WOMENS 2023 Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach
Heat 1: Caitlin Simmer, Bettylou Sakura Johnson, Sophie McCulloch
Heat 2: Molly Picklum, Macy Callaghan, Johanne Defay
Heat 3: Carissa Moore, Lakey Peterson, TBA
Heat 4: Tatiana Weston-Webb, Caroline Marks, Isabella Nichols
Heat 5: Tyler Wright, Gabriela Bryan, Sally Fitzgibbons
Heat 6: Steph Gilmore, Brisa Hennessey, Courtney Conlogue
* – Wildcard
** – Injury replacement