The Banzai Pipeline will continue to serve as the culminating event venue for the ASP World Tour season in 2013.  Image Credit: © ASP / SCHOLTZ

In short, the same as this year but without Steamer Lane. "Phewy!" we hear you say. So yeah not a whole lot new to get excited about but with Fiji and Chopes still on the schedule it's hard to feel hard done by.

COOLANGATTA, Queensland/AUS (Thursday, November 15, 2012) – ASP International has released its tour schedule for 2013, outlining events for the ASP World Championship Tour (WCT), ASP Women’s WCT, ASP Prime, ASP Star, ASP World Longboard Tour (WLT), ASP Longboard Qualifying Series (LQS), ASP World Junior Championship (WJC), ASP Pro Junior Tour and ASP Specialty events.

All schedules are subject to change and the ASP will continue to release information regarding event confirmations and scheduling when appropriate.

2013 ASP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TOUR:

- Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast – March 2 – 13, 2013

- Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach – March 27 – April 7, 2013

- Billabong Rio Pro – May 8 – 19, 2013

- Volcom Pro Fiji – June 2 – 14, 2013

- Billabong Pro Teahupo’o – August 15 – 26, 2013

- Hurley Pro at Trestles – September 15 – 21, 2013

- Quiksilver Pro France – September 27 – October 7, 2013

- Rip Curl Pro Portugal – October 9 – 20, 2013

- Billabong Pipe Masters – December 8 – 20, 2013

2013 ASP WOMEN’S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TOUR:

- Roxy Pro Gold Coast – March 2 – 13, 2013

- Drug Aware Pro Margaret River – March 16 – 24, 2013

- Rip Curl Women’s Pro Bells Beach – March 27 – April 1, 2013

- NZ Surf Festival – April 3 – 7, 2013 *Tentative

- Beachley Classic *Tentative

- Rio Pro – May 8 – 14, 2013

- Roxy Pro Biarritz – July 10 – 14, 2013 *Tentative

- US Open of Surfing – July 22 – 28, 2013