Sunday, November 7, 2010

KELLY SLATER WINS 10TH WORLD TITLE.....and...the great Haile Gebrselassie retires

In the Footsteps of Duke by Jake Howard, ESPN Sports

.."This might sound like a stretch, but in the 100-year pantheon of modern surf history, there are two surfers who stand head and shoulders above the rest. Considering how many characters, charlatans, icons and legends the sport has seen in the past century, that's staying a lot, but stay with me here.

The first one, who towers above all like the bronze statue that stands in Waikiki in his honor, is the great Duke Paoa Kahanamoku. The second one, who just picked up his record 10th ASP world title, is Robert Kelly Slater"...

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