The World Surf League (WSL), is the overseeing of the Men's Championship Tour, Women's Championship Tour, Big Wave Tour, Qualifying Series, World Junior Championships and World Longboard Championships.
The World Surf League (WSL) or what was formally known as the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) is the most important competition in professional surfing. It all began and organized by the World Championship Tour (WCT), founded in 1979.
It consists of several individual competitions (11 for the men’s, 10 for the women’s division) at surf spots all over the world, from late February to mid-December, with the most successful surfers being eligible to compete for the title of world champion.
The 2017 WSL Qualifying Series (QS) will be restructured moving forward. The move is ensure the world's best surfers will advancing through to the elite World Championship Tour (WCT) where they can contest for the World Title.
Moving forward, the former seven levels of QS events will become five with naming designations centered around point offerings:
1-Star to become ( QS1000 )
2-Star and 3-Star to merge and become ( QS1500 )
4-Star and 5-Star to merge and become ( QS3000 )
6-Star to become ( QS6000 )
Prime to become ( QS10000 )
A total of 45 male and 17 female competitors of the World Surf League are made up by the best rated surfers of the previous year’s World Tour (27 men, 10 women), the best rated surfers of the Qualifying Series (15 men, 6 women) as well as a number of surfers entering the competition as holders of a wildcard (2 men, 1 woman).
The 2017 Men's Championship Tour Schedule will have 11 events with over $3.4 M in prize money and this years (WSL) World Surf League future odds have been released at Bookmaker Sportsbook with Kelly Slater (USA) as the odds on favorite to win this years Men's Championship Tour.
Online bettors will be able to bet on individual events on who will win the competition and also surfing future odds on the WSL Men's Championship Tour.
Odds may be released between WSL events with recalculated future odds after the results of each competition.
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Place a bet on which surfer or surf girl will win each World Surf League (WSL) or World Championship Tour (WCT) event, or bet on who will be the next Men's World Surf League Champion.
Betting on surfing tournaments is a relatively new phenomenon as compared to other sports and both surf fans and bookmakers are going through an experimental stage.
Bookmakers are known for their quick learning and can easily adapt any new field of betting; as expected, they are now masters in offering odds on surfing championships.
Surf betting options include placing odds on the winner, place-getter in stage, event, series and the tournament.
Favorite Out betting, Field Betting Head to head, Best of the select (Group betting), Individual performance bets based on those who reach final or specified levels are also some other categories of bets which are available.
As well, surfing takes place in the great outdoors, there aren’t usually any wagering facilities available if you go on location to watch the action live. That’s why betting online for surfing has become so popular.
You can get all the latest information and surfing odds online at the same time as placing your bet, so you know you are making the most informed choice in you wager.
Placing a wager on surfing online has become such a streamlined experience you’ll wonder why you ever used conventional betting methods.
The Sportsbooks that we list on our site offer a quick and secure mode of payment that involves a number of online payment modules; they use the same procedure to transfer money into your account in case of winning a bet.
This is a far better mode of payment as compared to bookmakers that want you to pay in cash and also require a physical visit to collect your award money.
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Surfing contests have been around since the ancient Hawaiians and since gambling runs in the hawiian blood, and in the past bets were placed on the outcome of surfing contests and as surfing takes place in the great outdoors, there aren’t usually any wagering facilities available if you go on location to watch the action live.
That’s why betting online for surfing has become so popular.
In the context of the World Professional Men’s and Women’s surfing tour events, betting options include placing odds on the winner, place-getter in stage, event, series and the tournament.
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BookMaker Sportsbook offers a full range of World Surfing Championship odds and on Head to head, Best of the select (Group betting), Individual performance bets based on those who reach final or specified levels are also some other categories of bets which are available. All surf event bets may be placed over the Internet or telephone.
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Many options are available for betting on WSL surfing events.
Future betting on this years 2017 WSL Men’s World Championship Tour (WCT), WSL Women’s World Championship tour and WSL qualification tours.
|Event 1: Quiksilver Pro, Gold Coast, Australia, March 14 - 25, 2017|
|Event 2: Drug Aware Pro, Margaret River, Australia, March 29 - April 9, 2017|
|Event 3: Rip Curl Pro, Bells Beach, Australia, April 12 - 24, 2017|
|Event 4: Rio Pro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 9 - 20, 2017|
|Event 5: Fiji Pro, Tavarua / Nomotu, Fiji, June 4 - 16, 2017|
|Event 6: Corona Open, Jeffrey's Bay, South Africa, July 12 - 23, 2017|
|Event 7: Billabong Pro, Teahupoo, Tahiti, August 11 - 22, 2017|
|Event 8: Hurley Pro, Trestles, California, September 6 - 17, 2017|
|Event 9: Quiksilver Pro, Landes, France, October 3 - 14, 2017|
|Event 10: Meo Rip Curl Pro, Peniche, Portugal, October 17 - 28, 2017|
|Event 11: Billabong Pipe Masters, Oahu, Hawaii, December 8 - 20, 2017|
|Event 1: Roxy Pro Gold Coast / March 14 - 25, 2017|
|Event 2: Drug Aware Margaret River Pro - March 29 - April 9, 2017|
|Event 3: Rip Curl Women's Pro Bells Beach / April 12 - 24, 2017|
|Event 4: Rio Women's Pro / May 9 - 20, 2017|
|Event 5: Fiji Women's Pro / May 28 - June 2, 2017|
|Event 6: Vans US Open of Surfing / July 31 - August 6, 2017|
|Event 7: Swatch Women's Pro at Lower Trestles / September 6 - 17, 2017|
|Event 8: Cascais Women's Pro / September 21 - October 1, 2017|
|Event 9: Roxy Pro France / October 3 - 14, 2017|
|Event 10: Maui Women's Pro / November 25 - December 6, 2017|
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